Financial exploitation of the elderly and people with disabilities is becoming more prevalent. Learn to freeze assets by filing pleadings to obtain recovery of money or property. Get step-by-step instructions on how the Probate Act allows the practitioner to recover assets; seek and obtain information and documentation which assist in the recovery of assets; and enjoin assets of the exploiter. Hypothetical and actual cases are presented and sample pleadings used in the litigation of these matters are provided.
Credits: 1 General, 0 Diversity/Inclusion PR, 0 MH/SA PR, 0 Other PR
Amy DeLaney, Delaney Delaney & Voorn, Ltd., Orland Park
Dawn M. Lawkowski-Keller, Office of the Public Guardian of Cook County, Chicago
Originally presented as part of the 14th Annual Elder Law Short Course, available in its entirety as P9007-18U.