Trenton Guardianship Lawyers — 2 found

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  1. Trenton Guardianship Law Attorney Heather B Eshelman

    Heather Eshelman

    Trenton, NJ Guardianship Law Attorney
    Licensed for 11 years
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  2. Trenton Guardianship Law Attorney Evelina E G Padilla

    Evelina Padilla

    Lawrenceville, NJ Guardianship Law Attorney
    Licensed for 7 years
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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.