Court of Protection

Expert legal advice with extra care – why should I use a Lifetime Lawyer?

Our solicitors, Samantha Hamilton and Hannaley Palmer, are proud Accredited Lifetime Lawyers.

25 Mar 2024

They’re some of the most qualified specialists in the country in helping you make decisions and plans for the future.

Here’s some of the reasons why you should use a Lifetime Lawyer:

They know their stuff

Lifetime Lawyers have all undertaken additional specialist training to provide expert advice with extra care.

This means they can give the right legal guidance to people throughout their lifetime – including when they want to plan ahead for later life, when they’re at their most vulnerable and when circumstances are most complex. Their additional qualifications are independently accredited.

They have years of experience

Lifetime Lawyers have substantial experience built up over many years focusing on this area of law.

They’re experts in helping you prepare for critical points in life and will ensure your wishes are communicated in the right way when you die. They’ll be able to advise on your unique situation with tailored support and guidance.

They follow a strict code of conduct

Lifetime Lawyers follow a strict code of practice that has respect and dignity at its heart.

They speak in a language you understand

There can be a lot of jargon when it comes to the law. Lifetime Lawyers communicate in clear straightforward language to make sure you understand everything you’re signing.

They’re part of a community of experts

Lifetime Lawyers are part of a community of legal specialists undertaking ongoing training and sharing best practice so no matter how complex or sensitive your case, you will receive the best possible legal advice.

Your interests are safeguarded

Lifetime Lawyers are committed to providing affordable, high quality legal advice, and will ensure any decisions are your own. This provides important protection and reduces the chance of legal challenge in the future.

They understand the bigger picture

Lifetime Lawyers understand the wider, and often sensitive, issues around health, care and family that might affect your plans for later life.

They offer the best possible care and support

Lifetime Lawyers really care. They go above and beyond to provide support that is tailored to your needs and individual circumstances. They undertake lots of additional training which demonstrates their commitment to ensuring you get the very best expert advice.

M&P Commentary

Samantha Hamilton, Head of our Court of Protection department, said:

“Choosing a Lifetime Lawyer means choosing one of the most qualified legal professionals in the UK in this complex and sensitive area of law. You’ll be guided through with care, laying solid foundations to protect you and your loved ones in later life.”

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