Recent comments by retired Court of Protection Senior Judge, Denzil Lush, have thrown a spotlight onto lasting powers of attorney (LPA). His comments have included concerns over the potential for financial abuse by attorneys.
Kieran Bowe appears in the Surrey Lawyer highlighting the importance of independent legal or professional advice for LPAs.
Kieran is a partner in the private client group specialising in private client law, advising families and individuals on matters including estate planning, administration of high-value estates, trust administration and Court of Protection work.
Turning the spotlight on lasting powers of attorney.pdf