Area(s) of Practice Mental Health
Phone 0808 168 5550
Kate Tyrrell is a Solicitor within the Mental Health department, having previously worked in London and the South East for six years.
Kate specialises in Mental Health Law and became a member of the Law Society’s Mental Health Accreditation Scheme. She has experience of representing both civil and restricted forensic patients detained under section before the First-tier Tribunal and Hospital Managers across all levels of security. Kate also provides advice and assistance to service users and Nearest Relatives on a wide range of non-Tribunal issues including Section 117 After-care. She has been involved in several successful challenges against local authorities with regards to the funding of such services.
Kate is also a Committee Member of the Mental Health Lawyers Association.