Head of court of protection
Adrian is a non-solicitor Partner who heads the firm’s thriving Court of Protection team which now manages 120 Deputyships. Adrian acts as Professional Deputy in over 80 of these cases.
He qualified as an Associate of the Chartered Institute of Bankers and has been at the firm for over 20 years since setting up the team in 1998.
He receives regular referrals of work from other solicitors, including injury specialist firms such as Leigh Day, Minster Law, Pattinson & Brewer and Hudgells amongst others. He also receives referrals from barristers and has many cases where he is acting as Deputy where another firm is dealing with the injury litigation.
He frequently provides witness statements dealing with anticipated Deputyship and Court costs to support claims.
Adrian is a member of BABICM, the National Guardianship Association and the International Guardianship Network.
His links with US attorneys have continued to grow and he receives referrals on cases where there are UK assets and acts as Deputy for clients who are living in the US.
Adrian is based at our Thetford office.
Court of Protection expert Adrian Mundell ‘provides excellent support in stressful situations'. - Leagl 500
Department head Adrian Mundell, of Ashtons Legal, "is very hands-on, and able to advise and support clients in what can be very stressful situations," note sources. He acts as deputy for a number of incapacitated individuals in receipt of personal injury payments.- Chambers & Partners
Court of Protection expert Adrian Mundell is ‘organised and methodical’. - Legal 500
Adrian Mundell in the Court of Protection team is “very knowledgeable, reliable, dedicated and thorough, and provides exceptional service” - Legal 500
Adrian Mundell of Ashtons Legal earns significant warm praise identifying him as "an approachable, determined individual to whom people warm very quickly." - Chambers & Partners
Ashtons key figures include Court of Protection specialist Adrian Mundell - rated for ‘clear and considered advice’. - Legal 500
Adrian Mundell is "well accustomed to managing clients in difficult circumstances and getting them on board for the journey." - Chambers & Partners 2018