Elderly Client Update – WEBINAR
Elderly Client Update
This 3 hour live webinar will cover the following:
*`Advising vulnerable clients during the Coronavirus Pandemic
* Court of Protection case law update, including maintenance and tax planning under LPAs
*Can you use an LPA abroad?
*Can you use a foreign power of attorney in E&W?
*Case law on safeguarding vulnerable adults
*Health and social care update
There will be a break every hour for 10 mins.
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.