On Saturday the 6th of October 2018, Sweeney McGann Solicitors in association with University of Limerick School of Law hosted a breakfast seminar entitled, “Consent and Capacity in Practice: Clinical and Legal Concerns”.

Seminar speakers included:

  • Aine Flynn, Director of Decision Support Service, Mental Health Commission. ” A New Model: Pathway to Implementation of the Decision Support Service”.
  • Caoimhe Gleeson, a National Specialist in Accessibility in the HSE. “Health service perspectives on implementing the ADM(C) Act”.
  • Dr. Eimear Spain & Dr. John Lombard from the University of Limerick School of Law.  “Assessing Capacity: Future Legal and Clinical Challenges”.
  • Aoife Hennessy, Partner at Sweeney McGann Solicitors .“Best Laid Plans”.

The Seminar was an extremely successful event with a great turnout from many leaders in their fields from the Medical and Legal professions both locally and nationally. We were delighted to collaborate with the  University of Limerick School of Law once again and look forward to our next event.

Many thanks to all the attendees, who contributed to an informative questions and answers session at the conclusion of the presentations by our seminar speakers.

If you are interested in attending our next seminar please contact us with your details at: enquiries@sweeneymcgann.com