I am an independent social worker working out of Bristol, but willing to travel as required. I am a Best Interest Assessor with over 10 years experience in undertaking both Best Interest and Capacity assessments under the DoLS framework for a number of local authorities having developed and ran a DoLS Service from its inception. I have been commissioned by solicitors to provide capacity assessments in respect of inheritance and probate matters and Deputyship visits. I have also undertaken capacity assessments for Court of Protection applications and provided independent Care Act Assessments on behalf of a local authority. I am available to provide a range of reports including expert witness.