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A Paralegal in the Mental Health Department I joined GN Law in February 2022 to work as a Paralegal in the Mental Health Department of the Finchley office. I did not come from a Mental Health background as my previous job dealt mostly with immigration law and administrative law. Nonetheless, I feel very confident that...
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If you have been detained in hospital, or ‘sectioned’ as it is also known, under the Mental Health Act 1983 you may have a 'Nearest Relative'. This article will explore what the Nearest Relative is, who they are and what powers they have in relation to your care and treatment.
Our People - Kathleen Bennet
Anna Johnson considers the Supreme Court decision in Re JB regarding capacity to consent to sexual activity.
Our People - Anna Johnson
Lillian Efstathiou considers the law on when and how a young person can be deprived of their liberty under the Mental Capacity Act 2005.
Our People - Lilian Efstathiou
Katarzyna Podkowik considers the recent case of Devon Partnership NHS Trust v SSHSC which considered how assessments under the Mental Health Act should be conducted.
Our People - Katarzyna Podkowik
Hannah Sweeney explains how the Coronavirus Act 2020 changes the operation of the Mental Health Act 1983.
Our People - Hannah Sweeney
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