SFE is an independent national organisation of lawyers who specialise in legal issues affecting older and vulnerable people. As a member, Clair tailors her services for elderly and vulnerable people and has trained staff at TMJ Legal Services to support her work so that they understand their obligations.
You might be interested to know that Clair arranged for staff at TMJ Legal Services to learn about dementia and many are now Dementia Friends.
Not just any solicitor can be a member of Solicitors for the Elderly, you must fulfil the SFE’s criteria for membership. Clair Dunkerley has extensive experience working with older and vulnerable clients and has undertaken and completed the unique SFE Older Client Care in Practice Award, to demonstrate her additional skills needed to work with older clients.
On this website, Clair is endeavouring to provide a synopsis of the work she can undertake in her role as a Solicitor for the Elderly. If you would like to find out more about TMJ Legal Services, please go to www.tmjlegal.co.uk
To quote from the Solicitors for the Elderly website http://www.sfe.legal
SFE focuses on 4 key areas:
- Specialist client care skills for dealing with older and vulnerable clients
- Paying for care
- Wills, estate planning, trusts and probate
SFE aims to be the place to look for expert legal advice. In other words, it aims to be the first port of call for people looking for legal advice in the older client market.