Associate, Court of Protection

Natalie Butler

Natalie is an Associate Solicitor in the Court of Protection team at Thomson Snell & Passmore LLP.

Natalie completed her training contract at the firm and joined the Court of Protection team upon qualification in September 2019.

Natalie specialises in Court of Protection and deputyship work, with particular expertise in complex brain injury cases. Natalie manages high value clinical negligence and personal injury damages awards on behalf of clients who have sustained a traumatic brain injury, including cerebral palsy.

Natalie Butler

Specialisms & expertise

  • Managing deputyships for a wide range of individuals, with particular involvement in cases concerning high value damages awards for children and adults with severe acquired brain injuries
  • Working with case managers, personal injury and clinical negligence lawyers, social workers and relatives involved in the client’s care, to ensure the client’s finances are managed in his or her best interests
  • Advising on the role of the deputy generally and preparing a wide range of applications to the Court of Protection including statutory wills
  • Liaising with investment advisors and asset management companies for long term financial planning.

Achievements & other appointments

Natalie is a member of the Alzheimer’s Society’s Dementia Friends programme.

Dementia friendly


Natalie graduated with a Bachelor of Laws (Hons) degree at University of Sheffield in 2015 and gained her Legal Practice Course at University of Law in London in 2017.

Natalie qualified as a solicitor in 2019.