Alexander Ruck Keene


Alex is a barrister at 39 Essex Street. He is recommended as a leading practitioner in Court of Protection work by Chambers and Partners. He appears on behalf of individuals and public bodies in applications across the spectrum of the Courtâ??s jurisdiction.  Alexâ??s publications including contributions to Jordanâ??s annual Court of Protection Practice; the Assessment of Mental Capacity (Law Society/BMA 2009); The Court of Protection: A Userâ??s Guide (forthcoming, Legal Action Group); and a work on the International Protection of Adults (forthcoming, OUP). Alex also runs the Mental Capacity Law and Policy website. 

Areas of Practice

Private Client