“Head of Court Of Protection at Minton Morrill is Julia Morrill who is well-regarded... the team helps with the management of multimillion pound funds for those who lack mental capacity to manage their property and affairs.” - Legal 500
Julia Morrill is a Director and Head of Civil Litigation. She is a nationally-recognised expert solicitor with over 25 years’ experience, renowned for her expertise in Clinical Negligence and Court of Protection work. She is ranked as a Leading Individual in ‘Chambers & Partners’ Guide to the Legal Profession’ and ‘The Legal 500’ for her work in the field of Clinical Negligence and holds both AVMA and Law Society Clinical Negligence Panel membership. Her work supporting vulnerable people, their families and their advisors in the area of mental incapacity is widely acknowledged.
Julia has over 25 years’ experience in settling high value, multi-million pound clinical negligence claims on behalf of both children and adults and is known for her empathetic, common-sense approach. She and has particular expertise in birth injury cases.
This skill and experience informs her role as a specialist Court of Protection appointed professional Deputy, making her ideally placed to assist in managing with the financial and property affairs of individuals the Court of Protection has deemed do not have capacity to do so themselves.
Julia is also recognised for her Inquest work, having represented bereaved families at Inquests involving clinical negligence. She is well known for her high profile cases in both Clinical Negligence and Inquests, including inquests relating to matters of Evers and that of 15 y.o. Gemma Eastwood.