Ruth Hughes to speak at PM+M Court of Protection Seminar

Aimed at legal professionals, our financial planning team is hosting a Court of Protection seminar with guest speaker, Barrister, Ruth Hughes from 5 Stone Buildings in London.

Ruth is a highly regarded specialist in Court of Protection, trust and estate disputes and contentious tax, having appeared and cross-examined in numerous highly complex and valuable cases.

During the seminar, Ruth will discuss tax motivated gifting in the Court of Protection including:

• Tips for a successful and efficient application

• Case law on tax motivated giving

• The procedure and the important role of the Official Solicitor

Our financial planning experts will briefly cover how a financial adviser can support the Court of Protection services offered by law firms, helping to overcome any unexpected hurdles and make the process smoother and more efficient.

Please see the full event details below:

Date: Wednesday 14 June 2023


08:00 – arrival and breakfast

08:30 – seminar begins

10:00 – expected close

Location: AMRC North West, Roy Chadwick Way, Samlesbury Enterprise Zone, Mellor Brook, Blackburn, BB2 7HP

If you have any questions ahead of the seminar, please don’t hesitate to get in touch with Helen Buchan via email at

Unfortunately, this event is not open to accountancy, tax or financial planning professionals / practices.

To reserve a place please click here