It has been another difficult few weeks for many of us, especially those who find themselves under tier 3 restrictions.
With extensive experience of representing those in the health and social care sector Sarah (who is a solicitor advocate) has undertaken complex inquests, as well as Court of Protection and mental health work, predominantly for NHS trusts, CCGs and the private care sector. Sarah has acted as an advocate in many disciplinary tribunals, the High Court and represented clients involved in regulatory proceedings, including prosecutions and attendance at Police and Evidence Act (PACE) interviews and challenges to the CQC.
Matt Wort, partner at Anthony Collins Solicitors and sector lead for health and social care, commented, “We are delighted to welcome Sarah to the team. Sarah brings a wide range of experience with her which will help us to continue to support our clients through their regulatory challenges at a time when a confident assertive approach will be crucial."
Sarah added: “I’m really looking forward to working with the team at Anthony Collins Solicitors, and being part of a firm with a mission to improve lives, communities and society. The team is already involved in some really interesting work and I can see how my experience will help enhance the service already on offer.”
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We have submitted our response to the White Paper Consultation based on the discussion held at the “Planning for the Future - what does this mean for affordable housing” webinar we held on Fri 9 Oct
Anthony Collins Solicitors is pleased to have been ranked as a Band 1 firm once again.
Since March 2020, commercial property owners and occupiers across many sectors, whether housing associations, charities, care providers or local authorities, have been impacted by the rules regulating how they deal with their tenants and their landlords. It seems each week there is a change in policy, regulation or legislation, governing how they must respond.
On 18 September 2020, the High Court gave its decision regarding the Judicial Review of Simply Learning Tutor Agency Ltd & Others v Secretary of State for Business.
A key element of the Bill is the establishment of a duty holder regime and requirement to maintain the ‘golden thread of information’ throughout the life cycle of high-risk residential buildings
We have been working with care homes to update their contracts and advise on the risks of charging the resident a regular “top-up” or additional fee where a resident is funded through NHS CHC
The parliamentary processes are complete and the Restriction of Public Exit Payments Regulations 2020 (“the Regulations”) which cap exit payments in the public sector at £95,000 will be in force from 4 November.
As the UK’s social housing sector recovers from the initial Covid-19 outbreak and lockdown, now is the time to focus on the challenges that may emerge next.
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