Private Trusts and the Court of Protection – No. 5 Chambers

Posted April 17th, 2013 in Court of Protection, damages, gifts, news, trusts by sally

“The Court of Protection has jurisdiction over the property, financial affairs and personal welfare of people who lack mental capacity to make decisions for themselves. Among its various roles the Court is responsible for determining disputes as to the registration of enduring powers of attorney (“EPA”), and Lasting Powers of Attorney (‘LPA’), appointing new trustees, authorising certain gifts and making statutory wills.”

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No. 5 Chambers, 4th February 2013