“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
September 2018 Peter Edwards Law Newsletter now online
February 2018. Desi Williams has succeeded in becoming an accredited mental health tribunal representative. This brings our total to 10.
November 2017 a big day in the life of our Laura Stevenson. She became a trainee solicitor.
The directors Peter Edwards and Jolanta Edwards both achieve accreditation status from the Law Society as some of the UK’s first ‘Accredited Legal Representatives’. The aim of the scheme is to acknowledge the expertise of legal representatives in the rapidly expanding area of Mental Capacity and Court of Protection law, and to establish a panel of experienced solicitors whom the Court can appoint directly to represent vulnerable people prior to important decisions being made about their welfare.
We are proud to have sponsored the first national advocate of the year award.
On the 12th October 2016 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 very step of the way.