What can Lucy do for you?
Lucy has been working with health clients for over 11 years, advising them on all aspects of patient related healthcare. She has particular experience in mental capacity (including applications to the Court of Protection), mental health and deprivation of liberty.
Lucy also has a special interest in NHS Continuing Healthcare issues as well as data protection and freedom of information.
Supporting your ambitions
Lucy has worked on an extended secondment within a healthcare provider which has given her a great insight into the issues facing our clients. She can use this knowledge and experience to support clients to reach decisions or outcomes that are right for them. A practical solution can sometimes be better than a legal one.
She also has supported clients throughout complex inquests attracting national media interest.
Lucy has recently advised on issues arising out of the Covid-19 outbreak (such as whether assessments can be carried out via video) to facilitate the continuation of services through the pandemic.
What do others say?
Following a complex Court of Protection case, one client said: “I would like to thank you for your commitment and expertise on this matter.”
What else should you know?
Lucy recently spent several years living in the United States which has given her a great perspective on a different healthcare system.