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Associate Solicitor

Alice

Watkins

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01737 854 546
Alice Watkins

Alice is an Associate Solicitor in the Court of Protection department.

Alice joined Morr & Co in 2016 as a paralegal and completed her training contract with the firm.

Alice is experienced in all aspects of property and finance Court of Protection work and works closely with Holly Chantler (the head of the department) in assisting with the management of the affairs of protected parties where Holly is acting as a professional deputy.

Alice advises both attorneys and deputies and has experience with making a variety of applications to the Court of Protection, including deputyship applications; applications to call in a deputy’s security bond; applications relating to property sales, purchases and equity releases; and authority to conduct litigation. Alice also provides advice regarding funding of care fees and deferred payment agreements.

Alice is passionate about protecting the interests of vulnerable clients and has particular expertise in making safeguarding referrals where concerns have been raised about a donor’s/protected party’s health and welfare and/or property and financial affairs.

Alice is an accredited member of The Association of Lifetime Lawyers, a member of the Professional Deputies Forum and a Dementia Friend.

Interests

In her spare time, Alice enjoys baking and playing the guitar.