There are different types of Lasting Powers of Attorney depending on what areas of your life you would like an attorney to have control of.

Our highly experienced team are capable of guiding you through this complicated area of law and helping you to decide which affairs to appoint an attorney in respect of.  We will ensure that your Lasting Power of Attorney is appropriately registered with the Office of the Public Guardian.

We can assist you with the preparation and execution of a General Power of Attorney.

This will include:

  • Advising you on your options;

  • Taking your instructions;

  • Preparing General Power(s) of Attorney for your approval;

  • Engrossing your General Power(s) of Attorney;

  • Sending you your executed General Power(s) of Attorney.

  • Assisting you with the execution of your General Power(s) of Attorney; and

In most cases, this process takes approximately two weeks from beginning to end.

We can also assist with the preparation, execution and registration of your Lasting Power of Attorney for Property and Financial Affairs or Health and Welfare.

This will include:

  • Advising you on both types of LPA

  • Advising on all of your choices within your LPA(s) and the implications of each choice;

  • Advising you to tell somebody else about your LPA(s), for your own protection;

  • Taking your instructions;

  • Preparing your LPA(s) for your approval;

  • Assisting you with the execution of your approved LPA(s);

  • Providing you with a Professional Certificate Provider and Witness for your LPA(s);

  • Assisting you with formally notifying anyone you chose to tell about your LPA(s);

  • Assisting with the registration of your LPA(s) with the Office of the Public Guardian; &

  • Sending you your registered LPA(s).

In most cases, this process takes approximately four months from beginning to end.

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