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At O'Flaherty Law, we understand that family comes first and is important to you, so our Elmhurst contested guardianship attorneys will use their expertise to make sure you're in the best position in your guardianship litigation case. Get the peace of mind you deserve with our affordable rates and above-and-beyond client service!

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O'Flaherty Law of Elmhurst

110 E. Schiller Street, Ste. 220B
Elmhurst
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IL
60126
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9 am - 5 pm, Mon-Fri

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

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105 Jackson Avenue, Ste. 4b Naperville, IL 60540

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

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Lake in the Hills

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

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Tinley Park

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

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St. Charles

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

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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.

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Adult Guardianship Hearings in Elmhurst Explained

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In this episode of Learn About Law, our Elmhurst contested guardianship attorney discusses what happens at adult guardianship hearings.

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Our Elmhurst guardianship litigation attorneys explain what takes place during an Illinois adult guardianship hearings. This article covers, what can happen at an Illinois adult guardianship hearing, if the disabled adult required to attend the adult guardianship hearing, how the court decides who to name as guardian.

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

Powers and Duties of a Guardian in Elmhurst Adult Guardianship Cases

In this Learn About Law video, our Elmhurst guardianship litigation lawyer Kevin O'Flaherty discusses how a guardian is appointed and what powers and responsibilities that person has.

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In this article, our Elmhurst 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 Elmhurst guardianship litigation attorneys.

How to Petition for Adult Guardianship in Elmhurst

In this Learn About Law podcast & videoblog, our Elmhurst contested guardianship attorneys cover what you may need to file a petition for guardianship.

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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 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.

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

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