Sensitive Assistance With Guardianships
If families or individuals did not plan properly, it may become necessary for a guardian to make decisions on behalf of a child or adult who cannot make decisions for himself or herself. A lawyer can make sure that your and your children’s interests are protected when guardianship decisions are made.
We understand how sensitive these situations can be. Our attorneys will therefore provide you guidance throughout the entire process. At Oliver Leffler Law, we help families in and around Howard, Carroll and Anne Arundel counties in Maryland resolve complicated family law issues, and we can help you through the guardianship process.
To speak with a dedicated, compassionate lawyer, contact us today at 410-740-1180.
When Is A Guardianship Needed?
The court appoints a guardian to assume legal responsibility for another individual and their property. Guardianship is sometimes necessary when a person is unable to make determinations regarding their finances or medical care due to certain circumstances.
There is no doubt that this can be a difficult process for everyone involved. Attorneys Margaret Oliver and Lauren Leffler can help you through the designation process, ensuring that you fulfill your duties correctly.
In many cases, a family member or friend will seek to be awarded guardianship. In other instances, an attorney could be appointed guardian. In some situations, a guardian is appointed for a child if the parents die, become incapacitated or cannot care for the child.
Contact Oliver Leffler Law To Learn More About Guardianship
Hiring an attorney can help you save time and money. It can also sometimes ensure that the result is in the best interests of everyone. Our attorneys have the skills and ability to handle the most complex legal matters, and they are happy to help you and your family reach resolutions together. To speak with us, contact the firm online or by calling 410-740-1180.