Mental Health Law
Are you unsure about your legal rights under the Mental Health Act 1983? Are you involved with the Mental Health Community Health Team and concerned about whether the treatment that you are receiving is appropriate?
We have a specialist Mental Health Department who are able to assist you whether you are a patient in hospital or in the community.
We provide representation at Hospital Managers Meetings and Mental Health Review Tribunals for unrestricted and forensic patients who wish to appeal against their detention in hospital under the Mental Health Act 1983.
Therefore we can provide specialist advice in the form of:-
- Mental Health Review Tribunals
- Hospital Mangers Meetings
- Psychiatric treatment and medication
- Section 117 Aftercare
- Appealing against Community Treatment Orders
- Mental Capacity Act 2005
- Nearest relative issues
We have a Legal Aid Contract to provide Mental Health advice and representation and would be able to advise you of your eligibility in respect of the same.