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Rachael Barrett Chartered Legal Executive, Court of Protection

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Rachael is a chartered legal executive within our court of protection team in Manchester.

She specialises in court of protection matters with a particular focus on managing property and affairs deputyships.

Rachael acts for a wide range of clients including those who have suffered traumatic head injuries, injury at birth and elderly clients with age-related mental illness such as dementia.

She has significant experience in providing employment and HR advice to clients who directly employ their own care teams.

Expertise

  • Court of protection
  • Property and affairs deputyship
  • Mental capacity
  • Management and investment of damages awards
  • Statutory wills
  • Care funding
  • Will trusts
  • Power of attorney

Career history

  • Since 2017: Slater and Gordon Lawyers UK
  • 2014-2017: Bromleys Solicitors
  • 2013-2014: Slater and Gordon Lawyers UK
  • 2005-2013: Pannone LLP

Education

  • Studied at the Manchester College
  • CILEx Tutorial College

Professional memberships

  • Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Legal Executives
  • Associate Member of Solicitors for the Elderly