Joanne Friend


Joanne joined Birketts in March 2024 as a Paralegal in our Court of Protection Team, part of our Private Client Division. She is based in our Sevenoaks office.

Joanne has over 10 years’ experience practicing in Court of Protection matters supporting vulnerable clients and their families across the South East and London.

Her role at Birketts includes a full range of Court of Protection applications and administration of the financial affairs of individuals under Deputyship Orders and Lasting Powers of Attorney. Joanne also supports with the administration of Trusts, including Personal Injury Trusts. The clients Joanne supports include those with learning and physical disabilities, mental health, life limiting conditions, traumatic injuries and the elderly.

Joanne has completed her Level 3 Cilex Qualification in the Practice Law of the Elderly Client and Law of Wills and Succession.

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