John McKendrick in sterilisation case
John recently acted for a local authority in proceedings before the Court of Protection which determined that sterilisation would not be in the best interests of a young learning disabled woman.
Mr Justice Cobb took the opportunity to remind practitioners of the procedure for dealing with non therapeutic sterilisation cases.
Please follow these links to view news articles and judgment:
- Telegraph – Judge Blocks Sterilisation of Downs Syndrome Woman
- Express – Downs Syndrom Sterilisation Ruling
- Daily Mail
John is a recognised leading junior in the fields of the Court of Protection and accepts instructions from families, health bodies, local authorities and the Official Solicitor.
Barristers: John McKendrick QC