Free seminar on financial abuse with Wedlake Bell and 5 Stone Buildings

Date: Tuesday 17 July 2018

Time: 3.00pm – 6.00pm

Venue: Wedlake Bell LLP – 71 Queen Victoria Street, London EC4V 4AY

The seminar will cover:

  • Whether appointing a property and affairs deputy is preferable to executing a lasting power of attorney to safeguard against financial abuse
  • Criminal investigations and prosecution of financial abuse
  • The impact of family dynamics on the care of elderly and vulnerable clients.
  • The ways to identify these dynamics and possible abuse within the family system towards the client–and what can be done to address these concerns.
  • Practicalities of introducing a security bond scheme for attorneys

At the end of the session, you will have an opportunity to ask your questions to the speakers.


  • Ann Stanyer, Partner, Wedlake Bell
  • Barbara Rich, Junior Barrister, 5 Stone Building
  • Andrew O’Keeffe, Partner, Wedlake Bell
  • Jordan Holland, Junior Counsel, 5 Stone Building
  • Kathleen O’Hara, MA PLC Psychotherapist
  • Andrew Brown, Specialist Crime & Operations, Metropolitan Police

To book your place: email Ann Stanyer –