Peggy Etiebet > Cornerstone Barristers > London, England > Lawyer Profile

Cornerstone Barristers
2-3 GRAY'S INN SQUARE
LONDON
WC1R 5JH
England

Position

Peggy’s strong practice in social housing is complemented by her expertise in the Administrative Court, principally for community care, and the Court of Protection. Peggy is an experienced social care practitioner, advising and representing local authorities in all aspects of social care work undertaken by adult social services, children’s services and housing departments.

Her work has included: public law challenges to individual needs assessments and care plans; duties under the Equality and Human Rights Acts; public law challenges to powers/duties owed under sections 17 and 20 and the leaving care provisions; interrelation between Children’s Act and the housing legislation: interrelation between Children Act and adult social care; section 117 residence disputes; mental health services; interrelation with NHS duties/powers.

Career

Called 2001, Gray’s Inn.

Memberships

Social Housing Law Association (SHLA): Court of Protection Practitioners Association (CoPPA).

Education

St Leonard’s School, St Andrews; Downing College, Cambridge (MA (cantab) Social and Political Science).

Leisure

Waterpolo, competed for GB in World Championships 2014 and European Championships 2014.

Lawyer Rankings

London Bar > Court of Protection and community care

(Leading Juniors)Ranked: Tier 4

Peggy EtiebetCornerstone BarristersShe is an articulate and forceful barrister in court, with particular expertise at dealing with complex Court of Protection matters involving mental health.