Independent Court of Protection Specialists

Independent, expert and responsive

Hugh Jones Solicitors is the largest firm of independent Court of Protection solicitors in the country, based in Manchester.  Founded by Hugh Jones, a nationally recognised leader in the field with over 30 years’ experience we support vulnerable people, particularly those with a mental incapacity, their families and their advisers. We also advise Local Authorities and other firms of solicitors.  

We offer expert private client services – wills, probate, estates and trusts and Lasting Powers of Attorney.

Our team of 50 includes many qualified lawyers and experienced professionals who provide a personal, friendly and cost effective service.  We have clients throughout England and Wales and are happy to travel to see you at home.

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STEP Private Client awards September 2019 - Hugh Jones awarded Lifetime achievement award.

British Wills and Probate Awards October 2019 - HJS wins Solicitor Firm of the Year.

Legal 500 2020 - Hugh Jones Solicitors maintains top tier ranking:

'The 'highly capable' team at Hugh Jones Solicitors has considerable expertise in dealing with vulnerable and disabled clients, and has recently been involved in a number of high-profile cases that could have a significant impact on the sector. Practice head Hugh Jones' 'breadth of knowledge and common sense' set him apart from competitors, while Elizabeth Hughes is recommended by clients as a 'trusted pair of hands'. The firm also has growing experience in deputyship matters, acting for a number of clients in this area, with a wide geographical spread.'

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