15Aug, 2020

How To Terminate Guardianship in Jacksonville, FL

August 15th, 2020|Guardianship|

Guardianship and Parenting book; A gavel on the side.While appointing a guardian for a minor child, an adult child with special needs or an aging loved one can serve a number of invaluable purposes, there are various reasons why the need for a guardian may come to an end. There are also circumstances in which someone may find it necessary to seek to have a guardian […]

5Jul, 2020

Do Guardianship Papers Overrule Custody?

July 5th, 2020|Guardianship|

Guardianship and parenting document. Dealing with child-related legal issues can be extremely complicated. But, it is also extremely important; and, when issues arise, parents and other concerned adults must be prepared to do what is necessary to protect the best interests of the children involved. In our experience, one area that tends to be particularly confusing for people is the intersection between guardianship and custody.

Understanding the […]

15Jun, 2020

7 Questions to Consider When Contemplating Guardianship for Your Aging Parent

June 15th, 2020|Guardianship|

A daughter embracing her mother who's very happy.If your parent is aging and you are concerned about his or her ability to provide self-care now or in the future, it is important to evaluate the options that you have available. You want to ensure that your parent is able to live as comfortably as possible while also maintaining as much autonomy as possible, but you also […]

15May, 2020

What Do I Need to Do in Order to Make Financial Decisions as My Parent’s Guardian?

May 15th, 2020|Guardianship|

For many of us, as our parents age, there comes a time when we need to begin thinking about helping them manage their financial affairs. Whether due to dementia or other factors, if a parent is no longer able to make sound decisions and manage his or her own finances, then someone else will need to step in and act on his or her behalf. If […]