Polly is a nationally recognised expert in public law and human rights with a strong commitment to access to justice and promoting the rights of vulnerable people.
- Public Law
- Community Care
She is the Co-Chair of the Law Society’s Mental Health and Disability Committee and a contributing author to the leading publication LAG Disabled Children Handbook (2nd and 3rd editions). She regularly provides training to organisations as well as individuals promoting awareness of legal rights and duties.
Polly specialises in education, community care, healthcare and medical treatment, and the Court of Protection, and has a particular interest in cases involving children and young people. She is Accredited Legal Representative under the Law Society’s Mental Capacity (Welfare) Scheme.
“Polly’s experience in this area shone through from the start. She is tenacious and we know we are in very safe hands with her and her team.” – Chambers & Partners, 2019.