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Monday, October 2, 2017

 

Our Head of Private Client Linda Dack has become an accredited member of the Solicitors for the Elderly (SFE)

 

10 reasons why you should use an SFE Accredited Lawyer

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SFE is an association of lawyers who specialise in legal services for    
older people and their carers. Members of SFE have a wealth of
experience within this key legal area and they are required to have
spent a substantial amount of time working for elderly clients. 

 

10 reasons why you should use to an SFE accredited lawyer

 

The decisions and plans you make now will have a huge impact on your later life. Getting them rightis essential. An SFE accredited lawyer is an expert in older client law and will ensure
you get the best possible legal advice for your future.

 

SFE accredited lawyers :

 

1. Know their stuff

Our members are qualified solicitors, barristers and legal executives who specialise in advising older and vulnerable people and their families and carers.

 

2. Have years of experience

SFE lawyers have substantial experience built up over many years of focussing on this area of law.

 

3. Are independently accredited

SFE lawyers have all undertaken additional specialist training in older client law to qualify for the Older Client Care in Practice Award, which is independently accredited.

 

4. Follow a strict code of conduct

SFE lawyers understand the issues affecting older and vulnerable clients and follow a strict code of practice that has respect and dignity at its heart.

 

5. Speak in a language you understand

There is so much jargon in the legal profession. SFE lawyers communicate in clear straightforward language to make sure you understand everything you’re signing.

 

6. Are part of a community of experts

SFE lawyers have a community of more than 1,500 members to draw on, so no matter how complex or sensitive your case, you will receive the best possible legal advice.

 

7. Safeguard your interests

An SFE lawyer is committed to providing affordable, high quality legal advice, and will ensure any decisions are your own.

 

8. Understand the bigger picture

SFE lawyers understand the wider, and often sensitive, issues around health, care and family that might affect your plans for later life.

 

9. Offer the best possible care and support

SFE lawyers care. They go above and beyond to provide support that is tailored to your needs and individual circumstances.

 

10. Get you the best possible outcome

 

Ultimately, choosing an SFE lawyer means you’ll be guided through this complex and sensitive area of law and will enable you to lay solid foundations to protect you and your loved ones in later life.

 

If you need help with any of the following services contact Linda Dack today on 01495 768935

 

  • Making a Will
  • Powers of Attorney
  • Living Wills
  • Tax planning
  • Asset preservation
  • Trusts 
  • Probate
  • Paying for care
  • NHS Continuing Care Funding
  • Court of Protection
  • Elder abuse

 

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