Legal guardians are assigned to be the caretaker for a child, incapacitated senior, or disabled adult. It is the guardian’s responsibility to take care of the best interests of the individual, who is also referred to as a ward. Sometimes, it can be difficult to understand this type of care. Our guardianship attorney in Raleigh is here to help. Over the next few blogs we are going to talk about each type and other details of this role.
Understanding Guardianship | Guardianship Attorney in Raleigh
Below, you'll find questions that pertain the guardianship of a child. These might be asked during a court hearing. Be sure to consider each question before contacting an attorney. Then, you can work with them to continue in a legal situation dealing with guardianship.
- Where does the guardian live? Will your child have to move?
- Is the person you want to ask emotionally, physically and financially capable of caring for your child?
- How is the relationship between the potential guardian and your child now?
- How does your child get along with the rest of his or her immediate family?
We hope this information helps you with guardianship of children. Our guardianship lawyer in Raleigh NC is here to help in any way so contact us with any questions or concerns you might have.
If you need help better understanding a guardian feel free to contact us. Also, consider making an appointment with us, soon, to update your estate plan with your choice for guardian.
To learn more about guardianship, be sure to visit back with our next blog post, as well. Our lawyer will have more details to help you understand this type of caretaker. It can be difficult to understand, as there are many different roles and types of guardianship. Our lawyer will hopefully answer questions that you have.
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As always, feel free to contact us with any questions or concerns you may have about estate planning. Also contact our guardianship attorney in Raleigh to schedule a consultation if you have yet to start estate planning. It's never too early to make plans for your wishes upon death. In addition, our lawyer is here to help you with all your legal matters, whether it be estate planning, divorce, child custody, trademarking, copyrighting, or DWI issues.