Capacity Evidence in the Court of Protection – Hot Topics Webinar


In this free 1 hour webinar, Ben and Gary will explore the following topics and other key current issues in this practical talk that will be of interest to all those working in the Court of Protection.

  • Who should assess capacity?
  • What should a report contain?
  • What’s the best source of such evidence?
  • When do I need an expert and when do I not?

Date and Time

The webinar will be held on Monday 1 February 2021 at 1pm.

This webinar will only be available on Monday 1 February 2021 at 1pm, a recording will not be made available for viewing at a later date. This is at the speakers’ request.


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Ben McCormack, Garden Court North Chambers

Ben McCormack

Ben has been a lawyer for the past 20 years, specialising in housing, public law and mental capacity cases. He started out as a solicitor in a small firm on an estate on the outskirts of Manchester, before becoming a barrister at Garden Court North Chambers in 2005.

To view Ben’s full bio, please click HERE.

Gary Willock, Garden Court North Chambers

Gary has a very wide practice in housing law and in particular where tenants are mentally ill, lack mental capacity or are vulnerable in some other way. He is regularly instructed on cases which involve the Equality Act 2010 and the Mental Capacity Act 2005.

To view Gary’s full bio, please click HERE.

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