Emma Tante is a Senior Associate in the Court of Protection team. She is based in our London Bridge offices. Emma works alongside Alexandra Knipe and David Wedgwood, providing sensitive, specialist Court of Protection advice. Emma predominately supports individuals who have been deemed to lack capacity as a result of life changing injuries.
Having trained with Jenny Kennedy, one of the UK’s most highly regarded personal injury solicitors, Emma has an in-depth understanding of the needs of clients who have suffered a catastrophic injury and is able to offer support from a Court of Protection perspective throughout the litigation process.
Emma is deeply perceptive to the effect a traumatic personal injury has not only on the victim but also their family. She takes a proactive and thorough approach to her cases. She adopts a sensitive and personable attitude when dealing with clients and their families and is committed to building trusting and long-term relationships.
“Emma Tante stands out as an incredibly impressive solicitor in her field. She is both diligent and creative in her approach, has achieved fantastic outcomes for clients, and leaves no stone unturned in challenging health and social services to adequately meet the needs of her clients”–
Legal 500 – September 2020
“Emma manages a complex caseload effortlessly and is never afraid to tackle thorny issues head-on. She gets involved in the detail and that is why our clients love her. She is certainly someone you want fighting your corner. Her determination is a source of real inspiration to the team who come to her for guidance, which she offers without question.” –
Alexandra Knipe – Head of Court of Protection
- Recommended in the Legal 500 directory
- Adopts a collaborative approach and works closely with care providers, social services, support teams and case managers
- Committed to maintaining long term and trusting relationships to ensure her clients funds are managed effectively