Our Private Client team is made up of Legal Executives (with 1-3 years’ experience) and qualified solicitors (with at least 4 years’ experience). The team is supervised by Sara Rashid who has over 3 years’ experience working in the Private Client and Probate sector and qualified as a solicitor in 2017.
Application to the Court of Protection
Nomination of a Deputy for a person who no longer has any capacity to make decisions about their property and financial affairs or health and welfare
Starting at £850 + VAT £8.33 + VAT for ID verification of the person who lacks capacity and for each proposed Deputy + Court application fees applicable at the time of making the application (at present time £400) + fee to obtain a medical report estimated to be upwards of £150 set by the GP/Consultant + Surety bond estimated £250 + Bankruptcy search fee £2.00 against each proposed Deputy.
Exemption or remission of the Court application fees are applicable to those who are on low income or in receipt of certain means tested benefits. The quoted fees may vary depending on the complexity of the case and the number of Deputies required.