Shefik Osman

Shefik Osman

Shefik Osman

Head of Department - Mental Health - Solicitor

Shefik Osman specialises in Mental Health and has been a member of the Mental Health Accreditation Scheme since August 2012. He has experience of representing individuals in respect of all aspects under the Mental Health Act. This has included representation before the First Tier Tribunal, Manager’s hearings, Nearest Relative displacement applications, aftercare arrangements and complex forensic cases. He has had conduct of cases before the Court of Protection dealing with issues of mental capacity, best interest’s decisions and deprivation of liberty applications.

Shefik is also a qualified Criminal Duty Solicitor and has experience of representing individuals in the police station and in the Magistrates Court as well as dealing with cases that have gone to the Crown Court.

Areas of specialism

Mental Health, Mental Capacity and Criminal Defence

Panel Memberships

Criminal Duty Solicitor
Mental Health Panel Accredited 
Police Station Accredited Representative

Committees/Rep Groups

Committee Member of the Mental Health Lawyers Association

Notable Cases 

He is just a confident person, and he knows what he is doing.

I am completely satisfied with the services provided by your members of staff, specially Shefik Osman . I would high recommended to all my close friends and family.