Guardianship Attorneys in Indianapolis
An incredibly important (and often delicate) aspect of estate planning is guardianship. A family law firm like Christopher Blair Law can help establish guardianships for families interested in preparing for an instance in which a child or incapacitated adult may need a new guardian.
In order to get guardianship of a child or incapacitated adult, a person must retain an attorney and work with them to prove that they have a thorough understanding of their needs and finances, obtain sufficient consent from the allegedly incapacitated person, and testify at a hearing.
The process for gaining guardianship is taken very seriously because a guardian is granted control of an individual’s property and responsibility for their wellbeing. As such, the best qualified person will be selected, considering people with priority.
The priority list considered when choosing a guardian is as follows:
There are several instances in which a guardianship may be deemed necessary by law.
Guardianships may become necessary when:
Christopher Blair Law is experienced in leading clients through the guardianship process in Indiana. Contact me today to schedule a free consultation.