Kathryn Stewart



Kathryn is an Associate in the Clinical Advisory team at Capsticks where her work covers the areas of Court of Protection, inquests, public law and information law to a range of healthcare clients.  Kathryn:

  • completes and advises on applications to authorise Deprivation of Liberty in the community, including COP DOL11 applications; 
  • provides inquests advice and support to various NHS trusts; 
  • handles requests under data protection legislation; and 
  • advises and represents NHS trusts and CCGs on a variety of healthcare law matters.

Notable projects

  • Leading on the arrangements for national and regional Sexual Assault Referral Centre (SARC) services for a number of NHS clients, including advising on the funding, management, and co-commissioning aspects of delivery. 
  • Advising a Foundation Trust on a 3-partner wide section 75 arrangement for the integrated delivery of mental health and social care services. 
  • Advising on a large-scale regulatory project.

Admitted as a Solicitor



  • The Law Society


  • LLB (Hons) Law, University of Leicester
  • LPC, University of Law, Guildford

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