Chris is a Senior Associate at Hugh Jones Solicitors in the Court of Protection team.
Chris helps in the management of deputyships of our clients who lack capacity. He works closely with the team at HJS and other professionals involved in the clients' financial, legal, care and welfare matters. He has much experience in working with brain injured clients and their families to try and ensure their property and affairs are managed as effectively as possible and he advises family members who are deputies, in their duties.
He is involved in making applications to the Court of Protection, including applications for the appointment of both lay and professional deputies. He also has experience investigating the financial affairs of clients where there have been allegations of financial abuse or misappropriation of funds made against former attorneys or deputies. Chris has experience in working on a range of complex contested Court of Protection cases including issues surrounding foreign property and jurisdiction.
Chris is an associate member of the Chartered Institute of Legal Executives and is currently working towards completing his academic training and qualifying as a Solicitor.
Chris is recommended in the Legal 500 2019:
'Senior associate Chris Gallagher has ‘experience beyond his PQE – nothing is too much trouble’
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