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Scott County Adult Guardianship Hearings

In this article, our Scott County Guardianship attorneys explain what happens at a Scott County adult guardianship hearing, how courts determine whom to name as guardian and the different types of guardianship that courts can order. Scott County court hearings on adult guardianship determine whether to appoint a guardian for a mentally incompetent adult.  For some foundational knowledge about the adult guardianship process, check out our article: The Iowa Adult Guardianship Process Explained.

Read the full article on Scott County contested guardianship hearings by our Scott County guardianship litigation lawyers.

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Powers and Duties of a Guardian in Scott County Guardianships

What are the powers and duties of a Guardian of the Person? In this article, our Scott County Guardianship attorneys discuss what a Guardian of the Person is, what they can do and how to become one. A guardian of the person is someone appointed by the court to make non-financial decisions on behalf of a disabled or mentally incompetent adult.  

The powers of a guardian of the person are very broad and subject to the review of the guardianship court which can override the guardian’s decisions if the court finds that they are not in the disabled adult’s best interests.

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Guardianship For a Disabled Adults In Scott County

Adult Guardianship proceedings are cases where an individual is appointed to be responsible for the care and management of an adult who is mentally incompetent. To initiate an adult guardianship proceeding in Scott County, the person seeking to be guardian must file a Petition for Guardianship with the appropriate court. In this article, our Scott County Guardianship lawyers discuss the process of Guardianship from the petition to what happens during Scott County guardianship proceedings.

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

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Our Scott County guardianship litigation lawyers are happy to meet with you in DuPage County, Will County, McHenry County, Kane County, Kendall County, Grundy County, Kankakee County, Dekalb County, LaSalle County, at our offices in Chicago, Downers Grove, Elmhurst, Naperville, Lake in the Hills, Tinley Park, St. Charles or any other location convenient to you.

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