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How Can I Become Guardian for My Loved One?

Although most attorneys recommend hiring professional guardians, sometimes a friend or family member will seek to be appointed guardian of his or her loved one.  Becoming a guardian is no easy task, however, nor is it one that should be taken lightly.  Once a guardian is appointed, he or she must maintain constant compliance with […]

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What is a Guardianship and When is One Necessary?

What is a Guardianship? A Guardianship is a legal process wherein the Court intervenes and appoints a Guardian to assist an individual who no longer has the capacity to make rational decisions about his or her own life, welfare, and/or property.  In Florida, Guardianships are almost entirely controlled by Florida Statute Chapter 744.  Guardianships usually […]

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