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Jasper Blumenthal, Trainee Solicitor, Miles & Partners

Jasper Blumenthal

Trainee solicitor

Languages:

English

Expertise and experience

Jasper is one of our trainee solicitors and has dedicated his time to working in the mental capacity team.

Jasper assists Andrew Bowmer as well as conducting cases, advising and representing clients in proceedings under the Mental Capacity Act in the Court of Protection.

He predominantly works for clients where the Official Solicitor has been appointed to act as a litigation friend for them.

Jasper also advises clients with housing concerns where there are issues concerning their mental capacity or community care.

Some recent experience of Jasper’s includes:

  • challenging care plans which apply to adults who lack mental capacity and ensuring that their human rights are upheld;
  • assisting vulnerable people to challenge restrictions which amount to their deprivation of liberty;
  • corresponding with local authority or health bodies about a client’s entitlement to care services to facilitate independent living;
  • helping a client with mental health problems and a disability to defend housing repossession proceeding; and
  • representing clients in Court of Protection proceeding to remain in a supported living placement where there were allegations of abuse and neglect from the family.
2014
Graduated from University of Liverpool
2016
Volunteer at Southwark Law Centre
2017
Legal Practice Course
2017
Volunteer at Prisoner's Advice Service
2018
Joined Miles & Partners
2019
Started training contract

Approach and ethos

I’m good at listening to clients and empathising with their problems.

What clients say

Accolades, accreditations and memberships