Fact-finding in the Court of Protection

Tuesday 23 March 2021

This webinar is brought to you by the Garden Court Chambers Court of Protection Team.

Date: Tuesday 23 March 2021
Time: 5pm - 6:30pm
Venue: Online  
Cost: Free
Areas of Law: Court of Protection

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This webinar will discuss some of the procedural and evidential issues arising in fact finding hearings in the court of protection, including:

  • when should there be a fact-finding hearing; advantages and disadvantages 
  • relationship between safeguarding vulnerable adults under Care Act 2014 and fact-finding in the Court of Protection
  • preparation, procedure and evidential issues (including being alert to "institutional folklore"); statements by P 
  • supporting participation in hearings; vulnerable witnesses 
  • fact-finding during Covid-19: remote/in person/hybrid hearings




Helen Curtis, Barrister, Garden Court Chambers

Bethan Harris, Barrister, Garden Court Chambers

Mai-Ling Savage, Barrister, Garden Court Chambers

Rachel Schon, Barrister, Garden Court Chambers

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