I am an Associate Attorney with McLamb Law Firm in Chapel Hill, NC. I have been with the firm full time since August 2014 and before that worked part time with the firm as a Legal... more
I am an Associate Attorney with McLamb Law Firm in Chapel Hill, NC. I have been with the firm full time since August 2014 and before that worked part time with the firm as a Legal Clerk beginning in January 2012 until I passed the NC Bar Exam in July 2014. As an Associate Attorney, I enjoy meeting with clients to identify their estate planning needs and address those needs in an efficient and t... view profile
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.