Mary is a practicing solicitor and mediator with a particular interest in legal and other issues concerning older and vulnerable adults. She is a member and former chair of the Irish branch of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners and co-founder and chair of Solicitors for the Elderly in Ireland. She is a member of the Law Society’s Task Force on Mental Capacity which was established to review and make submissions on new capacity legislation and of the National Financial Abuse of Older People Working Group. She teaches at MA level in NUI Maynooth on capacity issues, elder mediation and the role of advocates and support persons in mediation and is also a regular lecturer for the Law Society and other professional bodies on capacity, legal issues and mediation skills.
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