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In this video, Chicago contested guardianship attorney Kevin O'Flaherty discusses what happens at Illinois adult guardianship hearings.
In this article, our Chicago guardianship litigation attorneys explain what occurs at adult guardianship hearings in Chicago. We discuss disputed guardianship matters, how courts determine whom to name as guardian, as well as the different types of guardianship that Chicago courts have the power to order.
In this video, Chicago guardianship litigation attorney Kevin O'Flaherty discusses how a guardian is appointed and what powers and responsibilities that person has.
In this article, our Chicago contested guardianship attorneys explain the powers and duties of a guardian in Chicago adult guardianship cases. We discuss the "substituted judgement" rule and how it affects the decisions guardian's make that are based on the disabled adult's moral, philosophical, or religious beliefs.
In this video, guardianship litigation attorney Kevin O'Flaherty discusses what you need to file a petition for guardianship in Chicago.
To become a guardian in Chicago, you need to create a petition to become the guardian of the disabled adult who is unfit to make decisions on their own behalf. There are a number of things required to file the petition including:
If another person is also seeking to claim guardianship over the same individual, it is very possible that this could become a contested guardianship matter. These types of litigation matters require an experienced and skilled attorney for a successful resolution to the matter.