Jake has established a busy public law practice with a strong focus on mental capacity (the Court of Protection and related jurisdictions) and education law. His practice also includes inquests and inquiries, professional discipline, prison and police law, and community care. Jake continues to develop a particular expertise in the rights of vulnerable adolescents and young adults, most recently as Judicial Assistant to Mostyn J in the High Court (Family Division and Administrative Court) from April to July 2022. Clients cited by The Legal 500 say that “Jake has an eye for detail and is a passionate advocate for those he represents. He is polite and courteous to opposing counsel whilst representing his client to the highest of standards. He takes an analytical approach to cases and leaves no stone unturned with the issues in the case.”
What people say about Jake:
"Very clear, structured and informative. Really well presented."
"Very informative and linked in well with my current studies - Social Work Law. Also, will be able to use this information in current placement with Adult services. Enjoyed the breakout rooms too. Jake was great; thanks so much."
"Excellent, very informative. Really grateful that 16 and 17 year olds were covered."
"Amazing session, really informative and delivered excellently, thank you"