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Leading Juniors

Nia Gowman - 30 Park Place ChambersShe has a fantastic approach to cases, whereby she is able to be in charge of proceedings whilst productively manoeuvring all parties to a good outcome.
Rebecca Harrington - 30 Park Place ChambersShe has an ability to get straight to the crux of a case and gives very clear advice.
Rhian Jones - 30 Park Place ChambersOne of the strongest counsel in this field and a familiar face within the Court of Protection in South Wales.

Rising Stars

Matthew Wyard - 3PBHis in-depth knowledge of Welsh social care law is an advantage.

Court of Protection and community care in Regional Bar


Members of 3PB receive instructions from family members, local authorities, deputies, protected parties as well as the Official Solicitor, with areas of expertise including deputyship order matters, deprivation of liberty applications and broader mental capacity issues. In particular, the set has been 'traditionally focused on community care through judicial review, however the addition of Matthew Wyard  to the team has given real fire power to their Court of Protection offering in Wales.'

30 Park Place Chambers

30 Park Place Chambers remains a set of choice for many South Wales professional deputies and local authorities in relation to Court of Protection and community care work. Its members act for protected parties, health boards and family members in such disputes, which include Mental Health Act and Mental Capacity Act-related matters involving young people and adults of all ages.