Simon Lissner

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Accredited Legal Executive

Memberships

    Law Society Mental Health Accreditation Scheme

Languages

    Spoken Italian
    Spoken Spanish
    Spoken French

Interests

    Keen interest in football and tennis
    Travelling
    History
    Theatre
    Spending quality time with family and friends.

Simon prides himself with providing a very professional approach towards his clients dealing with their cases personally and responding promptly and efficiently to requests for legal advice and for representation regarding the following:

    Clients detained under an Assessment Order (Section 2)
    Treatment Orders (Section 3)
    Guardianship
    CTO (Community Treatment Order)
    Clients detained under a Hospital Order - with or without restriction (Section 37) (Section 37/41)
    Prisoners transferred to hospital
    Representation at Hospital Managers Hearings
    Representation at CPA (Care Programme Approach Meeting)

Career

Before joining Appleman Legal Simon was the Head of the Mental Health Department with a large well-established solicitors firm in North London and offices out of London.

Experience

Simon has a wealth of experience. He has been a Mental Health Accredited Panel Member for over 25 years as well as a Mental Health Supervisor and Head of Department. Only those lawyers who meet The Law Society's exacting accreditation requirements are permitted to join the Panel.

Education

Simon is a qualified Lawyer and a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Legal Executives for over 20 years (FCILEx).