This research is being carried out as part of a PhD at the University of Birmingham Law School and has been approved by the University of Birmingham social sciences ethics committee.

This research has two different projects, all the information can be found on this website.

Client and Solicitor observations:

One research project is using observations of solicitor meetings with clients discussing wills or lasting powers of attorney to understand how law occurs in everyday practice.

To see information about the observation research click here.

Interviews with people with dementia and their family carer:

Interviews form the second project in this research. Interviews with people with dementia and their families will be used to understand how these individuals understand the law, and what information is accessed and used.

To see information about the interview research click here.

Other Information:

If you would like to know more about the researcher, visit the ‘About the Researcher‘ page.

If you have any questions, please contact the researcher using the information on the ‘Contact Information‘ page.