There may be a point in life where it becomes impossible to deal with one’s own affairs. This immensely delicate situation can be stressful and upsetting for the person concerned and the entire family, but our power of attorney solicitors in Manchester are able to assist with tact and sensitivity by preparing a lasting power of attorney (LPA) document.
Our Manchester Based Solicitors will Help you Establish Power of Attorney
A lasting power of attorney (LPA) gives everyone the peace of mind that a trusted family member or individual will handle a person’s affairs. Should your mental or physical abilities become diminished, you can nominate a trusted person to make important decisions on your behalf. By grant lasting powers of attorney to a devoted loved one, you can secure a brighter future for yourself and your entire family.
In 2007, the enduring power of attorney (EPA) was replaced and no EPAs can now be drawn up.
Instead, there are now two types of lasting powers of attorney:
- A property and affairs lasting powers of attorney appoints someone to look after and make decisions about your finances and any assets you may own.
- A personal welfare lasting powers of attorney allows a trusted person to make decisions about any care or medical attention you may require.
Our LPA solicitors can help you establish, amend or end a lasting power of attorney quickly and with due care and attention to all parties involved.
Lasting Powers of Attorney
In situations where a loved one no longer has the mental capacity required to make important decisions regarding their finances, our Court of Protection solicitors can help. Our solicitors will deal with the Court of Protection to arrange:
- Appointment of a deputy
- Lasting Powers of Attorney
- Statutory Wills and trusts
- Personal trusts, including those for children
- Court of Protection health and welfare disputes
Taking the steps to grant powers of attorney can be an emotionally draining experience, but you can rest assured that our experienced solicitors will treat your situation with respect and tact. Your friends-in-law are here to help you during these difficult times.
Fixed Fee LPA Packages Available
At Carter Law, we like to be transparent. We offer fixed fee services and packages. Our LPA can provide immediate legal advice and a personal service anywhere in the UK from our offices in Manchester and London. We also provide home visits for your convenience.
Contact Power of Attorney Solicitors in Manchester
Don’t hesitate to contact Carter Law for advice and guidance regarding LPA. Taking advice from a knowledgeable solicitor can save you time and stress. Our experienced powers of attorney solicitors in Manchester will give you straightforward advice and arrange a legal document for you.