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In this episode of Learn About Law, our Elmhurst contested guardianship attorney discusses what happens at adult guardianship hearings.
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.
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.
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.
In this Learn About Law podcast & videoblog, our Elmhurst contested guardianship attorneys cover what you may need to file a petition for 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: