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2, THE MALT HOUSE, DEVA CITY OFFICE PARK, MANCHESTER, M3 7BD, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 0161 871 3680
Fax:
Fax 0161 839 3884
Email:
Web:
www.hughjonessolicitors.co.uk

Hugh Jones

Tel:
Work 0161 871 3682
Email:
Web:
www.hughjonessolicitors.co.uk
Hugh Jones Solicitors

Work Department

Court of Protection and Private Client

Position

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Hugh Jones is a nationally recognised leader in his field of Court of Protection and Private Client work.  He has worked in this field for over 30 years and his expertise as a Court of Protection Deputy is such that he now has a very substantial expert witness practice, where he is regularly asked to provide advice and statements on all aspects of Court of Protection practice, costs and mental capacity issues by more than 35 specialist PI and Clinical Negligence firms, nationally.

Hugh is a member of the panel of Deputies appointed by the Court of Protection to manage the affairs of someone who has lost capacity.  Hugh assists many special interest groups for children with learning disabilities and many local and national charities.  He provides help including a large number of Wills for parents of learning disabled children.

Hugh is a nationally recognised expert and eminent speaker on all aspects of provisions for the learning disabled, mental incapacity and the Court of Protection.

Career

Trained Peck, Lewis, Belshaw and Watson; qualified 1979; Howards (a predecessor firm of) Pannone LLP 1979-2013; Managing Director Hugh Jones Solicitors 2013 to date.

Member

STEP; Panel Deputy, Court of Protection User Group; Solicitors for the Elderly

Education

Bromsgrove School; UWIST, Cardiff University (1976 LLB).

Leisure

Art, gardening, travel.


North West: Private client

Personal tax, trusts and probate

Within: Leading individuals

Hugh Jones - Hugh Jones Solicitors

Within: Personal tax, trusts and probate

The 'highly capable' team at Hugh Jones Solicitors has considerable expertise in dealing with vulnerable and disabled clients, and has recently been involved in a number of high-profile cases that could have a significant impact on the sector. Practice head Hugh Jones' 'breadth of knowledge and common sense' set him apart from competitors, while Elizabeth Hughes is recommended by clients as a 'trusted pair of hands'. The firm also has growing experience in deputyship matters, acting for a number of clients in this area, with a wide geographical spread. Senior associate Chris Gallagher is particularly well known for management of complex contested matters in the Court of Protection.

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