lasting power of attorney after death

Dealing with dementia – We are here to Help!

What is dementia? Dementia is a general term for over 100 different diseases, including Alzheimer’s. It describes the symptoms of several diseases and conditions which cause the progressive decline of the brain. One type of dementia is the most common. Symptoms associated with dementia: Thinking speed lowered Difficulty in making Judgement Mood and emotions Memory …

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Deputyship and the Court of Protection | Community Care Solicitors

When a person has lost their mental capacity, it can be difficult to know what the best course of action is. Lasting Powers Of Attorney grants you legal authority over your loved one’s affairs while Deputyships give them more control than just hands-on management; however, they may take longer and cost significantly more money or …

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Lasting Powers of Attorney – The benefits of appointing a professional

Lasting Powers of Attorney (LPA) is a document which allows you (the donor) to appoint one or more people (the attorney(s) to make decisions in relation to your health and/or finances in the event that you lose mental capacity. It is essentially a way of giving someone you trust the legal authority to make important …

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