Gemma joined Nelsons’ Court of Protection team in November 2019.
Gemma qualified as a solicitor in 2016 with the Office of the Public Guardian (OPG), an executive agency to the Ministry of Justice. As an in-house Government lawyer, Gemma represented the OPG within the Court of Protection in applications relating to Lasting Powers of Attorney, Enduring Powers of Attorney and deputyship appointments.
Areas of Expertise
- Court of Protection
- Mental Capacity Act 2005
- Lasting and Enduring Powers of Attorney
- Statutory Wills
- Attorney and deputy authorities
- Gifting applications made into the Court of Protection
- OPG authority, including supervision and investigations