Lasting Power of Attorney Solicitors Royton

Ensure somebody you know & trust is in control. Protect your home and money. Protect the things you care about the most. Estate Planning Experts. Protect Your Money Lasting Power of Attorney. Affordable Fixed Fee Service. Free Home Visit in Royton. Health & Welfare LPAs, Property & Financial LPAs, Home visit LPAs, Single LPA £250, Both LPAs £370 (plus disbursement fees)

We are experts in dealing with Powers of Attorney and offer no nonsense, jargon free advice in Royton Heyside and Shaw All our Power of Attorney work is done for a fixed fee

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Make Your Lasting Power of Attorney Before It's Too Late

A Lasting Power of Attorney (LPA) is a legal document that authorises someone else to act on your behalf if you are physically or mentally incapable of managing your affairs.

As the population ages and more people develop dementia and other comparable disorders, more people will require someone to act on their behalf. If a person loses mental or physical capacity and does not have an LPA in place, the patient’s family must apply to the Court of Protection to be appointed as a Deputy for the patient, which costs several times as much as an LPA, takes much longer, and ultimately means that the Court of Protection, rather than the patient, decides who to appoint to handle the patient’s affairs.

The following are some of the advantages of a Lasting Power of Attorney:

• You can choose your own attorneys – people you know you can trust completely

• You will pay substantially less than if you were required to apply to the Court of Protection, and the costs of a LPA are a one off fixed fee payment, whereas there are on-going annual costs when dealing with the Court of Protection

• Your LPA can be registered immediately while you still have capacity, and then should you lose capacity the LPA will be ready for immediate use, meaning there will be no ‘gap’ in the running of your financial affairs, whereas an application to the Court of Protection could take several months, meaning your family could struggle financially to keep you whilst the Court application is in the process

• You can put limits on what your attorneys can do, so if there is anything you particularly do not want your attorneys to deal with you can clarify this from the outset, rather than leaving it up to the discretion of the Court of Protection, who have no real knowledge of what you personally would want

Contact us now on 0800 368 9770 to start your application. We’re waiting for your call.

There are 2 Types of Lasting Powers of Attorney, One deals with your finances and one deals with your health

LPA FOR HEALTH & WELFARE AFFAIRS
LPA FOR FINANCIAL & PROPERTY AFFAIRS

Why Do You Need A Lasting Power of Attorney in Place

Anyone can create an LPA, and we recommend that you do so in addition to making a Will. Although most people imagine using LPA to manage the affairs of an older family suffering from dementia, disorders that impair your ability to make decisions about your health, welfare, or finances can affect anyone at any age. Some conditions that may necessitate the use of an LPA include:

Dementia

Alzheimer’s 

Stroke

Accidental brain damage

Impaired by drugs or alcohol

Coma 

Concussion

The illness that requires you to set up an LPA could be short-term, such as an injury that requires a hospital stay, or long-term, such as an ongoing mental health issue or a stroke.

If the worst happens, having Power of Attorney in place ensures your chosen attorney won’t have to go to court to manage your affairs while simultaneously dealing with the broader implications of your position.

Three simple steps to making your Lasting Power Of Attorney

1. We visit you at home

Contact us to arrange a visit to discuss your wishes and options

2. You Appoint Your Attorneys

Our legal experts completes your application before submission

3. Sign and register

We submit your application to the Office of the Public Guardian for registration

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