Practical advice to support you in a complex role
Attorneys are held to a high standard of conduct and can run the risk of disputes with or investigation by the Court of Protection. Our specialists provide the tailored support you need as you discharge your duties
Acting as an attorney for a friend, relative or client can be a challenging task. Attorneys are held to a high standard of conduct and, without proper advice, making the correct decisions can be very difficult. The smallest mistake can have lasting legal and welfare consequences, meaning it is best to seek professional advice for attorneys from specialist Solicitors you can trust.
Examples of financial or property responsibilities of an attorney can include:
Examples of health or welfare responsibilities of an attorney can include:
We provide expert advice and professional support
We have extensive experience in advising attorneys on their powers and duties. You may be concerned about financial decisions or medical treatments, or you may have faced opposition or hostility from co-attorneys or family members.
We provide advice that is both practical and sensitive to help you to avoid any disputes or investigation by the Court of Protection.
Advice is important for all attorneys whether or not they are working in a professional capacity. If you are an attorney, ensure you have specialist advice and support from our experienced Solicitors.
In almost all cases, the cost of the advice should be paid for from the donor's estate.
For further information, please contact us.
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