2018 Guide to Powers of Attorney

2 CPD Hours

Competency/Learning Objective - Legal knowledge and skills

This course discusses the principles applicable to general/ordinary powers, lasting powers and enduring powers. It provides links to relevant and updated source materials.

By the end of the course you should be able to advise authoritatively on topics such as:

  • the role of general/ordinary powers of attorney and their application to a range of commercial transactions

  • the role of lasting powers in relation to the health and welfare and/or the property and financial affairs of the donor

  • the role and duties of the attorney

  • the continuing relevance of enduring powers of attorney

Course Dated: January 2018

About the Author:

Richard Quenby is a non-practising barrister and Lead Supervisory Lawyer at Berwin Leighton Paisner LLP. He is the current author of Ross: Commercial Leases (published by LexisNexis) and is co-author of "Flat Schemes in Residential and Mixed Use Developments" (published by Bloomsbury Publishing). Richard is also a member of the Consultant Editorial Board of LexisPSL and his published articles have appeared in Estates Gazette, Property Week, Legal Week and The Lawyer. He is also the author of a number of other courses for Legal Training. Richard can be found on LinkedIn here.

This course is no longer available for enrolment.


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