MHLA logoThe MHLA is the professional association of Mental Health Lawyers in England and Wales. Around 80% of lawyers representing clients in applications before the Mental Health Tribunal are members. Find out more about us…

The MHLA does not run a legal advice helpline. Use our ‘Find a lawyer’ pages to find contact details of members near to you.

The following are the most recent additions to our website:

Our regular courses have been postponed until it is safe to resume face-to-face training.  However, we are running an online version of the Panel (Accreditation) course (see below) and our Education Team is in the process of setting up other courses to take place in via Zoom, including the Refresher & Re-accreditation course.  To help us gauge demand, please email us at admin@mhla.co.uk stating which course(s) you would be interested in attending remotely.


*ONLINE* Section 21A Applications Workshop, 9 October 2020
*ONLINE* Panel (Accreditation) course, 12-14 October 2020

A full list of provisional dates for the 2020 training programme is available here