LASTING POWERS OF ATTORNEY FOR HEALTH AND WELFARE: WHAT IF I DON’T MAKE ONE?

Statistics show that an increasing number of people are making Lasting Powers of Attorney, and nearly half of those registered now relate to Health and Welfare.  We urge everyone reaching an age where ‘end of life decisions’ are becoming an issue to consider putting...

Lasting Powers of Attorney

The only reason which we can think of why someone should not grant LPAs is that they cannot think of anyone suitable to act as the Attorney.  We have to agree that appointing someone who is not trustworthy or reliable can only make things worse. Most people, however,...