Mental Health Barrister

A look at a recent case which has considered the impact of Covid on contact, and articles 5 and 8.

In what circumstances is a child in care subject to a deprivation of liberty? Re A-F considered.

The first of a two-part post considering deprivation of liberty of children in the Family Courts. Is a parent's consent valid?

What is to happen when one half of a married couple is assessed to lack capacity to consent to sexual intercourse? And what are the consequences of failing to act appropriately?...