Adult Social Care Update


Thursday 21 January 2016, 9.30am registration (9.45am start) – 1.00pm (followed by lunch) Weightmans, Leicester


Presented by Weightmans and Freeths

Seminar overview

Topics to be covered include:

  • Duties under the Health and Social Care Act
  • Better Care Funding and other joint commissioning issues

Duration: Half a day (3 CPD points) including lunch

Speaker profiles:

Morris Hill is an associate in Weightmans’ Local Government team. Before joining Weightmans in 2007 he worked for 10 years in local authority in-house legal teams. Morris specialises in education and social care, including child and vulnerable adult protection, best interest determinations, ordinary residence disputes, general community care obligations, commissioning and contractual arrangements, charging, mental health, information sharing, school organisation, exclusions and admissions, SEN provision, school transport and general strategic advice.

Stephen Pearson is a partner at Freeths specialising in Local Authority Law-he has advised on a range of joint commissioning projects and has also worked for a number of NHS Bodies (including as a Non-Executive director) and advises providers of care and support services for older people.

To book a place on this seminar please contact Julie Scheller on 0845 272 5701 or email julie.scheller@freeths.co.uk


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If you would like to send a list of registrants, please email Julie.Scheller@freeths.co.uk.