Our experienced Tinley Park contested guardianship attorneys have handled cases in contested guardianship before, so can advocate for you to be in the best position to succeed. We understand that family is important to you, so we want to help you in a timely manner so you can get back to making sure your family is taken care of.
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In this episode of Learn About Law, our Tinley Park contested guardianship attorney discusses what happens at Illinois adult guardianship hearings.
In this article, our Tinley Park 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.
In this Learn About Law video, Kevin O'Flaherty discusses how a guardian is appointed and what powers and responsibilities that person has.
In this article, our Tinley Park 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.
This Learn About Law podcast & videoblog covers 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: