Independent Court of Protection Specialists

Independent, expert and responsive

Hugh Jones Solicitors is the largest firm of independent Court of Protection solicitors in the country, based in Manchester.  Founded by Hugh Jones, a nationally recognised leader in the field with over 30 years’ experience we support vulnerable people, particularly those with a mental incapacity, their families and their advisers. We also advise Local Authorities and other firms of solicitors.  

We also offer expert private client services – wills, probate, estates and trusts and Lasting Powers of Attorney.

Hugh has brought together a caring, compassionate and skilled team who safeguard the welfare of our clients.  Our team of 51 includes many qualified lawyers and experienced professionals who provide a personal, friendly and cost effective service.  We have clients throughout England and Wales and are happy to travel to see you at home.

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STEP Private Client awards November 2018:

The Judges said: Hugh Jones Solicitors is a shining star in the private client firmament; their combination of top-level professionalism and competence with such a high level of personal attention is as admirable as it is rare.’  

In the Legal 500 2019 we are ranked in tier 1

Hugh Jones Solicitors' ‘service in mental capacity law is second to none; the firm genuinely understands the needs of vulnerable people and their families and carers and does all it can to meet their needs’




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