5 Essex Court

Kate Cornell

Call 2003


Kate has extensive experience of dealing with cases involving individuals with mental health issues, including:

  • Inquests into the deaths of people suffering from mental health issues;
  • Misconduct proceedings arising from the death of a man restrained by police in a mental health setting;
  • Round table meeting addressing the quantification of claims of serious psychological health issues;
  • Misconduct proceedings arising from an allegation of excessive force used against an individual displaying delusional behaviour;
  • Cases involving the assessment and use of police powers under s.136 MHA 1983.
  • Kate has dealt with individuals with significant mental health problems as clients; witnesses and opponents in person and understands the sensitive handling this requires