Elderly Client Update

Date & Time

10th June 2021 | LIVE Webinar | 11am - 12pm

Cost

£40 + VAT (members), £50 + VAT (non members)

Description

Elderly Client Update

This one hour webinar will include an overview of:

  • LPA case law and OPG practice update
  • Law Society Practice Notes updated
  • Financial cases in the Court of Protection
  • Social care Ombudsman decisions

Caroline Bielanska (Solicitor, TEP, Independent Consultant @Caroline Bielanska Consultancy)

Caroline is the former Chief Executive and former Chair of Solicitors for the Elderly, an organisation she helped to found in 1999. She lectures regularly for many CPD providers, including Central Law Training, MBL, The Solicitors Group, Professional Conferences and STEP, and is well known in her specialist field, advising older and vulnerable adults who have limited physical and/or mental capacity.  She provides consultancy for law firms on an independent basis and is on the Court of Protection Panel of mediators.  She is the author of numerous legal books concerning the older client and sits on the Court of Protection Rules Review Committee and the Law Society’s Mental Health & Disability Committee.  She won the Trusted Advisor of the Year 2017 and the Vulnerable Client Practice Award 2017 in STEP’s Private Client Awards. She was a finalist in 2018 and 2019 in the Vulnerable Client Practice Award category.