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The Law Office of Theresa L. McConville

Health Care Power of Attorney Attorney | Serving Thousand Oaks, CA

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805-330-6160

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Whether you are reeling from the death of a loved one or considering how to preserve your own wishes for your future, legal guidance is critical. An individualized estate plan can provide you with peace of mind in knowing that your family, property and end-of-life wishes are solidified in a legally effective form. Similarly, obtaining legal guidance to help you through the …

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The Law Offices of William S. Dunlevy

Health Care Power of Attorney Attorney | Serving Thousand Oaks, CA

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805-330-1950

Providing Outstanding Legal Representation and Results to Clients throughout California in the areas of Estate Planning, Trusts and Wills, Probate and Trust Administration

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Law Office of Raymond L Stuehrmann

Health Care Power of Attorney Attorney | Thousand Oaks, CA

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866-708-4377

Exprienced Estate Planning and Compassionate Probate Representation. Serving Ventura County, Southern Santa Barbara, and the San Fernando Valley

Planning for your own long-term security and the continued well-being of your loved ones is a very important part of life. As a dedicated and accomplished Thousand Oaks, California Estate Planning Lawyer, I enjoy a reputation for thoroughness, and for practical solutions to avoid contention in estate administration. I ask in-depth questions to make sure I understand my …

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Frisella Law, APC

Health Care Power of Attorney Attorney | Serving Thousand Oaks, CA

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866-748-6512

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Thousand Oaks Health Care Power of Attorney Information

Are You Considering Creating a Health Care Power of Attorney?

If you have a debilitating health issue that may render you incapable of making informed decisions about your medical care, a Thousand Oaks lawyer can help prepare a health care power of attorney for you and assist with getting the document properly executed.

The Scope of a Health Care Power of Attorney

A health care power of attorney is a document by which you give limited temporary authority to another person to act on your behalf. You specify in writing that the person, to whom you designate as your health care agent, can make decisions regarding your medical treatment and health care.

How an Attorney Can Help

An attorney can often resolve your particular legal issue faster and better than trying to do it alone. A lawyer can help you navigate the legal system, while avoiding costly mistakes or procedural errors. You should seek out an attorney whose practice focuses on the area of law most relevant to your issue.

Top Questions to Ask a Lawyer

  • What is the usual process to resolve my case? How long will it take to resolve this?
  • What are likely outcomes of a case like mine? What should I expect?

An experienced lawyer should be able to communicate a basic "road map" on how to proceed. The lawyer should be able to walk you through the anticipated process, key considerations, and potential pitfalls to avoid. Once you've laid out the facts of your situation to the lawyer, he/she should be able to frame expectations and likely scenarios to help you understand your legal issue.

How to Find the Right Attorney

  • Determine the area of law that relates to your issue. Attorneys specialize in specific practice areas around legal issues within the broad field of law.
  • Seek out recommendations from friends, family, and colleagues. A successful attorney or practice will typically have many satisfied clients.
  • Set up consultation appointments to get a better understanding of your case as well as gauge your comfort level with different attorneys. Find the attorney who is the right fit for your needs.

Common legal terms explained

Affidavit - A sworn written statement made under oath. An affidavit is meant to be a supporting document to the court assisting in the verification of certain facts. An affidavit may or may not require notarization.

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