Guardianship can be a way to protect individuals from abuse, neglect and exploitation, but can be abused under certain circumstances. Although beneficial when set up and handled ethically, It also restricts the rights of the individual.
One responsibility after a loved one passes is to contact government agencies and programs, as well as investigate possible death benefits provided by the federal government.
When and why should you call a certified elder law attorney? Basically, when the need arises for end-of-life estate issues among others.
For you to think that all you must do is just get a will and you’re fine is not appropriate, and it’s not estate planning.
Do you need a revocable trust you can modify or change or an irrevocable trust you cannot modify and change?
Almost every attorney does estate administration, but I want to explain something about the way I handle estate administrations that I believe is different.