Sophie specialises in providing legal advice and support to Norfolk County Council’s Adult Social Care Services. Her work includes: mental capacity and best interests, adult safeguarding, deprivation of liberty and welfare applications to the Court of Protection, inquests and mental health; and defending judicial reviews in these areas of law.
Sophie graduated from the University of East Anglia in 2008 with a degree in Adult Nursing and worked as an Accident and Emergency nurse for seven years whilst studying the Graduate Diploma in Law and Legal Practice Course. She gained experience as a litigation assistant working on behalf of the NHS Litigation Authority before completing her training contract in private practice. Sophie joined nplaw’s public law team in September 2017.Back to Our People page >