If you are looking for experienced, knowledgeable and considerate people to help you with any elder law matters, please give us a call.Our services include:
We recommend that all our clients, especially older clients, have enduring powers of attorney for both property and personal care and welfare.We are regularly appointed attorney in relation to property for our more elderly clients,. We act in their best interests and build a package around them, including helping with their day-to-day living and business affairs.
A number of our clients have made a lifestyle choice to shift to a retirement village. We can provide independent legal advice on the occupation right agreement in plain English and handle the transaction for the sale of your house.If a person is leaving a village, we can assist in relation to the sale proceeds payable on termination of the occupation right agreement.
Where a loved one has lost mental capacity to manage their affairs and they do not have enduring powers of attorney, we can prepare Court applications under the Protection of Personal and Property Rights Act 1988 (the Act) for the appointment of a property manager/s and a welfare guardian. We can also assist managers with preparation of statements required to be filed under the Act and compliance with Public Trust’s audit requirements.