Palo Alto Litigation Lawyers Contest Powers of Attorney
Chiles and Prochnow can assist when a power of attorney is abused
A power of attorney is a legal instrument that allows another to act on your behalf. Typical power of attorney agreements include provisions that handle:
Why would someone create a power of attorney?
There are many reasons to establish a power of attorney, but often the grantor anticipates he will become incapacitated or otherwise unable to handle his affairs. Common causes for incapacity include:
Contesting powers of attorney
A power of attorney may be challenged for a variety of reasons including fraud, abuse or other financial improprieties.
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Our attorneys are experienced in providing counsel, advice and litigation service in sensitive family situations. While our approach is compassionate and empathetic, our focus is on achieving your litigation goals. To schedule your free consultation at our Palo Alto office, call us at 650-812-0400 or contact us online.