Court of Protection

Learning Disabled

Expert advice and representation in all Court matters

Led by one of the Court of Protection's Panel Deputies, our team can offer expert advice and representation on issues involving the court, helping you to get the best result for the person in your care.


At Giles Wilson, we can provide expert and measured advice to you about any Court of Protection issues that relate to a learning disabled individual, including applications for Powers of Attorney and the making of statutory wills.

We can help parents, guardians and carers ensure they can always make the best decisions for the people in their care by approaching the Court for an appointment as a Deputy for property and finance or for health and welfare. The Deputy can be someone close to the individual such as a parent or carer or, if such a person doesn't exist, the Court can appoint a Panel Deputy such as Melinda to make decision on behalf of the vulnerable person.

In cases where a learning disabled individual, no matter how old, lacks the capacity to make their own will, we can help friends and relatives approach the Court to execute a statutory will on their behalf. A statutory will issued by the Court has the same legal validity as any standard will, and is administered in the same manner upon death.

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OUR COURT OF PROTECTION EXPERTS

We can provide expert insight and advice on all dealings with the Court of Protection, representing you when needed.

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We are specialists at advising on all legal issues facing learning disabled people and their families. From working with the Court of Protection to advising you on finances, our team can offer a comprehensive service.

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Awards & Recognitions

The expertise of our solicitors is regularly recognised by some of the profession’s most distinguished organisations. As well as being a member of a number of Law Society schemes, we won awards at the 2015 Law Society Excellence Awards, the Halsbury Legal Awards and the Modern Law Awards. We have also received recognition in the form of the Lexcel mark of quality, a Legal 500 listing and a place on the shortlist of The Lawyer’s Boutique Firm of the Year.

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