Article Tag: Solicitors for the Elderly

Macclesfield Solicitor Warns Of Looming Incapacity Crisis

Macclesfield law firm SAS Daniels LLP is supporting a national campaign from Solicitors for the Elderly (SFE), as it warns of a looming incapacity crisis. According to a new report, local residents are amongst those found to be leaving medical and care preferences to chance. The study found 96% of people in the North West… Read more »

Local Solicitor Defends Lasting Powers Of Attorney

Justine Clowes, Partner and Head of the Personal Law team at leading Cheshire law firm SAS Daniels LLP has defended Lasting Powers of Attorney (LPA) after Denzil Lush, the former Senior Judge of the Court of Protection, warned they may leave elderly people open to abuse. An LPA is a powerful legal document that allows… Read more »

Cheshire STEP seminar homes in on latest legislation changes

The Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP) will be hosting its regional business seminar on 22 May at Chester Racecourse, headed up by Chair of the Cheshire branch, Helen Kelly, a partner at leading North West law firm, SAS Daniels LLP. The organisation, which brings together professionals dealing with family inheritance and succession planning,… Read more »

The scandal of pensioners’ care costs

‘Hundreds of thousands of pensioners are being deprived of help with the cost of care because of “institutionalised financial abuse”. Campaigners say the system is so confusing and complex, they fear the elderly are given the wrong information to save councils and health authorities £462million a year. SAS Daniels LLP Elderley, Care and Mental Capacity… Read more »