Shawnee Mission Guardianship Attorneys — 4 found

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  1. Shawnee Mission Guardianship Law Attorney Stephen K. Lehnardt

    Stephen Lehnardt Pro

    Overland Park, KS Guardianship Law Attorney
    Licensed for 18 years
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    7.8

    816-407-1400
  2. Shawnee Mission Guardianship Law Attorney Melanie J. Branham

    Melanie Branham

    Overland Park, KS Guardianship Law Attorney
    Licensed for 20 years
    Not yet reviewed
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    6.7

  3. Shawnee Mission Guardianship Law Attorney Anne Elizabeth Burke

    Anne Burke

    Overland Park, KS Guardianship Law Attorney
    Licensed for 33 years
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    6.7

  4. Shawnee Mission Guardianship Law Attorney Stephen M. Johnson

    Stephen Johnson

    Overland Park, KS Guardianship Law Attorney
    Licensed for 4 years
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    7.2

Guardianship

When a person is too young to make decisions or is incapacitated and can no longer care for their own interests, guardian law allows the court to appoint someone to make legal and welfare decisions for them. A legal guardian may be appointed as a limited decision-maker or an all-purpose decision-maker. For example, children whose parents are divorcing often have limited legal guardians help decide custody issues. Nursing home residents may need a general legal guardian to make all their welfare decisions for them. Guardianship lawyers advise you about the appropriate legal guardianship for your particular circumstances. They also help with guardianship forms and other legal paperwork, and represent the guardian once one is appointed.