“A loved one is suffering and I don’t know what to do” Seeing someone we love vulnerable and suffering from mental health or incapacity is stressful. … Read more
13.03.2017 Law Commission publish proposals to replace the much discredited DoLs
Peter Edwards Law February 2017 Newsletter published
Obstacles to effective access to human rights
MHA and / or MCA
Penalties for getting MCA wrong
A regrettable development
Financial deputies beware
New law and Guidance
And finally, to pay tribute to two great human rights lawyers who have retired
We are proud to have sponsored the first national advocate of the year award.
On the 12th October I was really thrilled to be able to present this award to a very special and inspirational young woman. Read her story
Why do we do what we do?
Peter Edwards Law is here to help protect the rights of vulnerable people. Thousands of people suffer from mental health issues or lack capacity and do not get access to the support they need. Yet access to these services can be truly life changing.
Vulnerable people can suffer because they do not understand their legal rights. This can add to the stress, confusion and frustration felt.
Fighting to protect people’s rights is our sole purpose. Whether you are suffering from a mental health issue or have a family member who is incapacitated you are entitled to be treated fairly, with dignity and respect … like anybody else.
Peter Edwards Law has a leading team of lawyers at various locations around England & North Wales who will listen to your side of the story and provide fair, friendly and, above all, expert advice.
It is your human right to have access to the right care and resources. At Peter Edwards Law you will be able to talk a dedicated team who will support you every step of the way.