Under what circumstances is a guardianship advisable? Can a power of attorney be used as an alternative? Originally presented as part of Special Needs Law Boot Camp, available in its entirety as P1901-19U.
Credits: 0.5 General, 0 Diversity/Inclusion PR, 0 MH/SA PR, 0 Other PR
Recorded: February 12, 2019
Nuts & Bolts of Substitute Decision-Making: Powers of Attorney and Guardianships
Under what circumstances is a guardianship advisable? Can a power of attorney be used as an alternative and, if so, under what circumstances? If a guardianship is advisable, is a full (plenary) guardianship necessary, or will a limited guardianship suffice?
Melanie Hoffman, Rubin Law, A Professional Corporation, Buffalo Grove/Chicago/Old Orchard
Timothy J. Rigby, Hart, Southworth & Witsman, Springfield