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Duncan Lewis Solicitors

SPENCER HOUSE, 29 GROVE HILL ROAD, HARROW ON THE HILL, HA1 3BN, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 033 3772 0409
Fax:
Fax 020 7923 3320
DX:
4216 HARROW
Email:
Web:
www.duncanlewis.com
Duncan Lewis Solicitors, Peter Wusu, Harrow, ENGLAND

Peter Wusu

Tel:
Work 020 3114 1235
Email:
Duncan Lewis Solicitors

Work Department

Mental health.

Position

Mental health consultant Peter Wusu represents clients detained under all sections of the Mental Health Act 1983 (as amended by the 2007 Act) as well as transferred/lifer prisoners under the Mental Health Act whose cases are referred to the Parole Board. He has experience assisting clients detained in conditions of maximum security. He assists and represents nearest relatives under the Act subject to displacement proceedings before the County Court, as well as advising them of their rights under the Act.

Additionally, Peter represents clients at First-tier Mental Health Tribunal Hearings and Hospital Managers Hearings as well as assisting at Care Program Approach and Section 117 Meetings.

Further to his mental health work, Peter has experience of assisting clients with issues arising from the Mental Capacity Act which includes applying to the Court of Protection for deputyship and Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards.

Peter regularly provides training to mental health professionals such as Mental Health Act administrators, psychiatrists, nurses, approved mental health act professionals, hospital managers and advocacy services.

Career

Peter qualified as a solicitor in 2002. He was a partner-level director at Duncan Lewis from 2005 to 2017 and now works as a consultant.

Member

Peter is a member of the Law Society Mental Health Review Tribunal Panel.

Education

Peter completed the LPC and gained and LLB (Hons) from London Guildhall University.

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