Thornton & Lee


0333 772 9315



Welcome to Thornton & Lee Social Work Consultancy

Thornton & Lee are an Independent Social Work Consultancy providing exceptionally high-quality Mental Capacity Assessments, welcoming referrals from Professionals and members of the public. With prompt appointment availability and a 7-day turnaround of reports, we are available for face-to-face appointments across East Anglia, completing video assessment throughout England and Wales, working alongside and trusted by leading Law Firms and Financial Providers.

With nearly two decades of experience collectively as qualified Social Workers, Thornton & Lee pride themselves in their commitment to quality, with a high standard of customer care throughout your experience with our services. We specialise in working alongside those experiencing a brain injury, dementia, Korsakoff’s, Physical Disability, Stroke related dementia among other specialist areas.

We provide a range of specialist, Court standard Mental Capacity Assessments starting from just £295. Our comprehensive assessments are completed by our friendly, experienced, qualified Social Workers who hold a wealth of experience in the following areas;

  • Testamentary Capacity
  • Witness to Will Signing
  • Lasting Power of Attorney – Property & Financial Affairs / Health & Welfare Matters
  • Certificate Provider
  • COP3 – Property & Financial / Health & Welfare
  • Capacity to Act as an Executor & Completion of PA14
  • Capacity to Act as a Trustee
  • Capacity to Enter into a Trust
  • Capacity to Gift
  • Capacity for Equity Release
  • Item Specific Capacity

We offer Care Needs Assessments and Care Plans to assess individual care and support needs, exploring resources in your local area, and ways in which you, your loved one, or your Client can be supported to remain in your own home. If you are considering a move into 24-hour residential or nursing care, then our assessments can support with this transition. Our experienced Social Workers will work alongside you or your Client to a achieve person-centred and holistic assessment of your care and support needs, capturing your views and importantly your wishes.