MH Legal - Mental Health Legal Representation
Mental Health Legal Representation Ltd.
01623 620384 - Mansfield
01134 671015 - Leeds
01522 872961 - Lincoln
Email MH Legal : Mental Health Representation

Head office:

MH Legal, Mansfield Business Centre,
Ashfield Avenue, Mansfield NG18 2AE

Also at Leeds Office: 1200 Century Way,

Colton, Leeds LS15 8ZA

MH Legal Privacy Notice

We are committed to ensuring that any personal data we hold about you is protected in accordance with data protection laws and is used in line with your expectations.

This privacy notice explains what personal data we collect, why we collect it, how we use it and how we protect it.

We collect personal data about you to provide legal advice and representation under the Mental Health Act. Personal details that we collect about you include your name, date of birth, address, medical information and if applicable details of criminal history. We obtain details from records held by health professionals and the Ministry of Justice.

We use personal data about you in order to provide you with legal advice and representation. In order for us to deliver this service we sometimes have to share your data with the Legal Aid Agency who pay us for this work and their auditors. Your data is also held on our accounts system which is run by Advanced Legal and is a secure system. We also use Moneypenny telephone answering service which is also contractually bound to provide security of your name and telephone number.

We will never share your data with any other organisation to use for their own purposes.

We protect unauthorised access to your personal data and prevent it from being lost, accidentally destroyed, misused or disclosed by using a fully secure data system and hard copy information is stored in locked files with carefully managed access.

We retain your personal data for at least six years as we are legally required to do.

You have the right to request access, amend, correct or delete your personal data. If you wish to exercise any of these rights at any time or if you have any questions about this privacy notice or how we handle your data please contact us. If you continue to have concerns about the way your data is handled and remain dissatisfied after raising your concerns with us, you have he right to complain to the Information Commissioner Office. They can be contacted at Wycliffe House, Water Lane, Wilmslow, SK9 5AF.