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Rock Island Guardianship Attorneys | Guardianship Dispute Lawyers, Rock Island

Our Rock Island guardianship attorneys are here to assist you with your adult guardianship, guardianship of minor children and your Rock Island guardianship litigation matters. We have experience in contested and uncontested guardianship proceedings and offer affordable rates, accessibility and the assurance your matter is in placed in the best position to succeed.

Our Rock Island guardianship attorneys are here to assist you with your adult guardianship, guardianship of minor children and your Rock Island guardianship litigation matters. We have experience in contested and uncontested guardianship proceedings and offer affordable rates, accessibility and the assurance your matter is in placed in the best position to succeed.

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In this video, our Rock Island Guardianship Law attorney describes why O'Flaherty Law is the best choice for your guardianship matter.

  • We are Experienced and Great at What We Do!  At O'Flaherty Law, our Rock Island guardianship attorneys know Guardianship administration can be complicated.  Our attorneys have the skill, experience and dedication to educate you on your options and create the most advantageous plan for you and your family.  In 2015 Kevin O'Flaherty was honored to be named one of Suburban Life Magazine's Best Under 40.  In 2016, we received Avvo Clients' Choice Award for Estate Planning.   Kevin is a founder and proud member of Main Street Senior Resources. This is a group of professionals who collaborate to provide superior and comprehensive service to seniors.  We look forward to bringing our experience to bear in order to help you and your loved ones.  
  • We are Efficient and Cost-Effective!  We are extremely proud of our affordable rates that allows us to build relationships with more clients.  We invite the comparison to other Rock Island guardianship attorneys and would like to hear about it if you can find a more affordable solution to your family's planning needs. 
  • We Go Above and Beyond For You and Your Family!  Our Rock Island guardianship attorneys always remain accessible to our clients and provide prompt communication regarding all developments in your case.  We consider ourselves educators, allowing you to make informed decisions with an understanding of all of your options.  Many of our clients have been so "amazed" by our above-and-beyond service that they have taken time out of their busy schedules to leave us glowing reviews.

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What to Expect From a Consultation

The purpose of a free consultation is to determine whether our firm is a good fit for your legal needs. Although we often discuss expected results and costs, our attorneys do not give legal advice unless and until you choose to retain us. Although most consultations are complimentary, some may carry a charge depending on the type of matter and meeting location.

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Rock Island Guardianship Attorneys

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O'Flaherty Law of Davenport

201 W. 2nd Street Ste. 400A
Rock Island
,
IL
52801
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See below for our other locations. If our office locations are not convenient for you, we are happy to speak with you by phone.  ​​​

Hours: 9 am - 5 pm Mon - Fri

Our  Office Locations: 

Downers Grove Attorneys, Downers Grove Attorney

Downers Grove

5002 Main St, Ste. 201 Downers Grove, IL 60515

Naperville Attorney, Naperville Attorneys

Naperville

1515 Legacy Circle, Ste. 1 Naperville, IL 60563

Elmhurst Lawyer, Elmhurst Lawyers

Elmhurst

​110 E. Schiller Street, Ste. 220B ​Elmhurst, IL 60126

Lake in the Hills Attorneys, Lake in the Hills Attorney

Lake in the Hills

8411 Pyott Road, Ste. 107, ​Lake in the Hills, IL 60156

Tinley Park Attorney, Tinley Park Attorneys

Tinley Park

​16557 Oak Park Avenue, Ste. B, Tinley Park, IL 60477

Chicago Attorney, Chicago Attorneys

Chicago

1941 N. Elston, Ste. A Chicago, Illinois 60642

Wheaton Attorneys, Wheaton Lawyers

Wheaton

1275 E. Butterfield Rd, Ste 109A Wheaton, IL 60189

St. Charles Attorneys, St. Charles Lawyers

St. Charles

210 S Fifth St, Ste. 107B, St. Charles, IL 60174

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Davenport

201 West 2nd Street Ste 400A, Davenport, IA 52801

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Meet Our Owner

Kevin O'Flaherty oversees all legal matters and is actively involved in making sure every client's case, big or small, is handled with excellence and attention to detail. He is available to contact through phone and email and his rates are available upon request.

Here's What Our Clients Have to Say:

John Paul Clancy
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"Kevin and his firm, O'Flaherty Law, are friendly, efficient, knowledgeable and professional. Kevin is a master at bringing people together and sharing ideas."

Kevin Sender
Says...

"Kevin O'Flaherty and his team at O'Flaherty Law are among the friendliest and easiest to work with attorneys I've dealt with. I would suggest them to any friends or business associates."

Kevin O'Flaherty was instrumental during the purchase process of my new house. I highly recommend him and the entire firm!

An excellent client experience, I recommend O'Flaherty Law to all of my clients that have a need for consultation in family law.

DuPage Family Law AttorneyDowners Grove Estate Planning Attorney
John Paul Clancy
Says...
"Kevin and his firm, O'Flaherty Law, are friendly, efficient, knowledgeable and professional. Kevin is a master at bringing people together and sharing ideas."
DuPage Family Law AttorneyDowners Grove Estate Planning Attorney
Kevin Sender
Says...
"Kevin O'Flaherty and his team at O'Flaherty Law are among the friendliest and easiest to work with attorneys I've dealt with. I would suggest them to any friends or business associates."
DuPage Family Law AttorneyDowners Grove Estate Planning Attorney
Mike Stehlik
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"Kevin and his team are my "Go To" resource for clients that need estate planning"
Kevin Koc
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Kevin O'Flaherty was instrumental during the purchase process of my new house. I highly recommend him and the entire firm!
Stephen Petersen
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An excellent client experience, I recommend O'Flaherty Law to all of my clients that have a need for consultation in family law.
Troy Golden
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Kevin is an excellent attorney. He helped me incorporate by business and provides legal counsel as need. I highly recommend him.

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Advance Directives and Limits On the Guardian’s Healthcare Decisions In Illinois

Advance directives are written statements by you that dictate how you want a medical decision to be made by you in the event that you can’t make it yourself. Legally, advance directives are very powerful. Once made, an advance directive is essentially a contract that even a court-appointed guardian cannot go against, even if the principal makes a directive that is disagreeable. In this article, we’ll discuss what an advance directive is, the different types of advance directives, and how advance directives can affect a guardian’s authority over healthcare decisions. 

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In this video, we’ll discuss what an advance directive is, the different types of advance directives, and how advance directives can affect a guardian’s authority over healthcare decisions. 

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Advance directives are written statements by you that dictate how you want a medical decision to be made by you in the event that you can’t make it yourself. Legally, advance directives are very powerful. Once made, an advance directive is essentially a contract that even a court-appointed guardian cannot go against, even if the principal makes a directive that is disagreeable. In this article, we’ll discuss what an advance directive is, the different types of advance directives, and how advance directives can affect a guardian’s authority over healthcare decisions. 

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Filing a Petition for Adult Guardianship in Rock Island

Rock Island Guardianship Law Attorneys

In this video, Rock Island Guardianship attorney Kevin O'Flaherty explains the process for filing for guardianship in Rock Island.

Rock Island Guardianship Law Attorneys

In this article, our Rock Island guardianship attorneys discuss the process of filing an adult guardianship in Rock Island. Guardianship cases are court matters where an individual is appointed to be responsible for the personal care and management of a minor, adult or a person who requires special needs and who is mentally incompetent.

  • The relationship of the person filing the petition.
  • The name, place of residence, and date of birth of the respondent.
  • The reason that guardianship is being sought;
  • The names and addresses of any current guardian or agents appointed in the respondent’s healthcare or financial powers of attorney;
  • The name and addresses of the spouse, adult children, parents, and adult siblings of the respondent.  If none of these are living, then the nearest adult relatives of the respondent should be listed.
  • The name address of the person or institution with which the respondent is currently residing.
  • The approximate value of the respondent’s assets.
  • The expected annual income of the respondent.  
  • The following information for the proposed guardian: name, address, age, occupation, and relationship to the respondent.

In order to initiate an adult guardianship proceeding in Rock Island, the person requesting guardianship must file a Petition for Guardianship with the appropriate court and must contain

Read more from our Rock Island guardianship attorneys on the Rock Island guardianship process.

Guardianship For Minor Children in Rock Island

In this article, our Rock Island guardianship attorneys explain how important it is to have an estate plan in place when you have minor children and the relevant plans, approaches and mindset needed to create a detailed, well executed estate plan.

Read the entire article by our Rock Island guardianship attorneys on guardianship for minor children in Rock Island.

In this video Rock Island guardianship attorney Kevin O'Flaherty discuses the importance of creating an estate plan if you have minor children

Rock Island Guardianship Lawyers

In this article, our Rock Island guardianship attorneys explain how important it is to have an estate plan in place when you have minor children and the relevant plans, approaches and mindset needed to create a detailed, well executed estate plan.

Read the entire article by our Rock Island guardianship attorneys on guardianship for minor children in Rock Island.

Avoiding Costly Guardianship Proceedings in Rock Island

In this video, Rock Island Guardianship attorney Kevin O'Flaherty discusses how to prevent potentially costly guardianship proceedings in Rock Island.

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Rock Island Guardianship Litigation Attorney

In this article, our Rock Island guardianship lawyers explain how powers of attorneys can be used to potentially avoid costly guardianship proceedings. Guardianship in Rock Island may be granted by if your loved one is unable to communicate appropriate decisions regarding personal or financial matters. This can be due to:

  • Mental illness
  • Age
  • Mental or physical disability; or 
  • Poor life choices such as "gambling, idleness, debauchery, or excessive use of intoxicants or drugs."  

We examine how powers of attorneys can protect a respondent in the event of mental incompetency.

Read an article by our Rock Island guardianship attorneys explaining more about the adult guardianship process in Rock Island.

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