Professional support for the legal profession

Our expert advocates and clinical social care staff can assist our colleagues within the legal profession with the following

COP3 -
Capacity Assessment for those lacking capacity to agree to LPA.

We are able to provide both Standard and Complex COP3 Part B Assessments.  Our Standard Assessments are suitable for LPA’s, Wills, POA and are completed by a qualified and experienced Social Worker.  Our Complex Assessments are usually required for Trust’s or more complex cases requiring a COP3 Part B.  These are completed by a Consultant Clinical Neuropsychologist.

LPA Section 10 Certificate Of Capacity.

We are able to provide an Independent Capacity Assessment and can sign off the Section 10 Certificate if applicable.

Capacity / Best Interest Assessment in relation to wills etc.

We are able to provide professional Capacity Assessments and Best Interest Assessments on our professional template.  These are carried out by our fully qualified and experienced assessor.

Continuing Healthcare Support

We provide support relating to the clinical aspect for current and retrospective Continuing Healthcare cases. Our highly trained and experienced staff can present cases at panel to great effect and we have an excellent success rate with both current and retrospective cases.

Care Home Inspections

For Clients for which deputyship is in place who are in care home we can carry out Care Home Monitoring, ensuring effective care is being delivered in a safe and appropriate environment. We will also carry out a Care Home Records Inspection, ensuring the records are robust, appropriate to the needs of the person and updated regularly. Accurate records are essential for any funding application which maybe made.