Areas of Expertise
|Financial Deputyships||Health & welfare deputyships||Expert witness statements (costs)||Local authority care services & funding|
|NHS care funding||SEN applications & appeals||Estate planning & trusts||Completion of tax returns for deputy clients|
|Court of Protection Panel of Deputies||STEP (Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners)||Solicitors for the Elderly (team)|
About Jackson Lees
Founded in 1889, Jackson Lees is a leading law firm with a team of one hundred experts who are specialists in their field. We pride ourselves on developing close personal relationships with our clients based on professionalism, trust and commitment.
We know that life and circumstances can be complicated at times, so we take time to listen to your needs and pay attention to every small detail to ensure that you get the right result. In doing so, we believe that going the extra mile for you builds the foundation to a long-standing relationship which lasts generations.
We have an in-house team dedicated to Court of Protection who can provide you with the support you need, should you have concerns that someone close to you is no longer able to manage their own affairs.
For more information and practical guidance on the Court of Protection rules, contact Jackson Lees.
About Jane MacGregor
Jane MacGregor qualified as a solicitor in 1991 and founded and heads the Court of Protection department at Jackson Lees.
Jane has specialised in this area of law since qualification and acts as professional deputy for over one hundred clients. The client group is mixed, many being referred from other firms who do not have the specialist knowledge to advise clients appropriately, especially if the appointment is during the course of litigation.
Jane prepares witness statements for other firms of solicitors estimating the costs of professional deputyship.
Jane is a member of the panel of Court appointed deputies held by the Office of the Public Guardian (one of approximately 65 in the UK) and a fully accredited member of Solicitors for the Elderly.
Jane also acts as a professional trustee and attorney.