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Lucy Speed

Associate Solicitor - Court of Protection Department


Lucy's Teams

Court of Protection


Profile/Experience

Following a BA in History, Lucy qualified as a solicitor in 2014.

Lucy specialises in Court of Protection work and mental capacity issues, in particular dealing with clients who have suffered brain injuries.

Lucys experience includes the management of professional deputyships including cases with high-value litigation claims, statutory wills, dealing with the authorisation of gifts, and both lay and professional applications to the Court of Protection with regard property and financial affairs as well as health and welfare.

Lucy has particular expertise in complex cases and heads a team within the established Court of Protection department at Lanyon Bowdler.

Lucy is a member of the Court of Protection Practitioners Association and the Professional Deputys Forum.

Outside of work, Lucy is a qualified swimming instructor.

Lucy also deals with our work experience programme at Lanyon Bowdler and runs our mock trial program in conjunction with other staff.

Legal 500 Recommendation

Lucy is recommended in the 2017 edition of The Legal 500.

Client Quotes

Staff are most helpful and understanding

- Mrs Edwards, Oswestry

A nice bright welcoming office with very polite, friendly and helpful staff. Very efficient service.

- Mr N Bakewell & Mrs J Bakewell, Worcester

I am extremely grateful to Stephen in the way in which he handled my case and represented me at court.

- A A, Shrewsbury

I had requested information and advice from various other solicitors prior to calling Lanyon Bowdler and found that she was the only one to take the time and explain how the Help to Buy ISA worked.

- Mr M Shaw & Miss G Frankfort, Market Drayton

Everyone was kind and understanding, she was brilliant - explained every part of the procedure. Totally recommend Lanyon Bowdler's services.

- Mrs A Harris, Ludlow

Case Studies

04 Oct 2018

Lady Lacking Capacity has Cash Withdrawn by Family Member

W was an elderly lady who lacked capacity to manage her financial affairs. She had been admitted to a care home follo...

04 Oct 2018

Successful Application for Contract to be Terminated

D was injured in a road traffic collision several years ago and his

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