DuPage Contested Guardianship Attorneys | Guardianship Litigation Lawyers, DuPage County

DuPage Contested Guardianship Attorneys | Guardianship Litigation Lawyers, DuPage County

Our DuPage County guardianship attorneys have the experience necessary to advocate for you in your disputed and contested guardianship or guardianship litigation cases. We are proud of our affordable rates so you can get the peace of mind you deserve.

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O'Flaherty Law of Naperville

1515 Legacy Circle, Ste. 1
Naperville
IL
60515

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(331) 330-7466

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info@oflaherty-law.com

9 am - 5 pm Mon - Friday
After 5 pm by Appointment
11 am - 3pm Saturday & 11 am - 2 pm Sunday by Appointment

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Adult Guardianship Hearings in DuPage County Explained

In this article, our DuPage County guardianship litigation attorneys cover what happens at the hearings for adult guardianship cases in Illinois. We cover disputed guardianship, how courts determine whom to name as guardian, and the different types of guardianship that Illinois courts have the power to order.

Read the full article on adult guardianship hearings by our DuPage County contested guardianship lawyers.

In this video of Learn About Law, DuPage County contested guardianship attorney Kevin O'Flaherty discusses what happens at Illinois adult guardianship hearings.

Powers and Duties of a Guardian in DuPage County Adult Guardianship Cases

In this article, our DuPage County contested guardianship attorneys discuss the powers and duties of a guardian in Illinois adult guardianship cases. The article outlines the "substituted judgement" rule and how it affects the guardian's decisions based on the disabled adult's moral, philosophical, or religious beliefs. The guardian should also keep "substituted judgement" in mind when making medical decisions or any other decisions the court deem necessary.

Read the full article by our DuPage County guardianship litigation attorneys.

For this video, DuPage County disputed guardianship lawyer Kevin O'Flaherty discusses how a guardian is appointed and what powers and responsibilities that person has.

How to Petition for Adult Guardianship in DuPage County

Our DuPage County contested guardianship attorneys want you to get the full scope of what you'll need to succeed in filing your petition for adult guardianship.

In this article, our DuPage county guardianship litigation lawyers explain how to file a petition for adult guardianship. If you'd like to petition to become the guardian of a disabled adult who is unfit to make decisions, there are certain things you need to file the petition.

You should include some of the following in the petition:

  • 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.

To find out more about what you'd need to file a petition for adult guardianship, read the full article by our DuPage County disputed guardianship attorneys.

For this video, DuPage County disputed guardianship lawyer Kevin O'Flaherty discusses how a guardian is appointed and what powers and responsibilities that person has.

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