New York Guardianship Attorneys — 89 found

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  1. New York Guardianship Law Attorney Louis P Lepore

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    The attorney who is accessible and responsive to your needs Louis Lepore is an... more
    Licensed for 23 years
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    10.0

    347-273-1385
  2. New York Guardianship Law Attorney Robin Nicole Goeman

    Robin Goeman

    I truly enjoy working with seniors. I love to hear the stories they have to tell,... more
    Licensed for 9 years - Retainer (Always)
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    10.0

  3. New York Guardianship Law Attorney Thomas Sciacca

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    Trusts Estates attorney and litigator; licensed in NY, NJ, and FL. Areas of practice:... more
    Licensed for 11 years - $340/hour
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    10.0

    212-495-0317
  4. New York Guardianship Law Attorney Barton P. Levine

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    I present free educational seminars to the public throughout the greater New York... more
    Licensed for 42 years - 30 Min Free Consultation
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    9.3

    888-647-0031
  5. New York Guardianship Law Attorney Vlad Portnoy

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    New York, NY Guardianship Law Attorney
    Licensed for 10 years
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    8.2

    212-920-6371
  6. New York Guardianship Law Attorney Peter E. Aronson

    Peter Aronson

    After working for one of the premier elder law firms in New York City, I opened my... more
    Licensed for 32 years
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    8.8

  7. New York Guardianship Law Attorney Thomas M. John

    Thomas John

    New York, NY Guardianship Law Attorney
    Licensed for 6 years - 15 Min Free Consultation
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    6.3

  8. New York Guardianship Law Attorney Regina Kiperman

    Regina Kiperman

    Personal planning attorney, focusing on wills, trusts, estate planning, medicaid... more
    Licensed for 5 years - $275-$325/hour
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    8.6

  9. New York Guardianship Law Attorney Britt N. Burner

    Britt Burner

    Britt Burner is an associate at Nancy Burner & Associates, P.C. She joined the firm... more
    Licensed for 6 years
    Not yet reviewed
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    7.7

  10. New York Guardianship Law Attorney Marshall Howard Beil

    Marshall Beil

    New York, NY Guardianship Law Attorney
    Licensed for 43 years
    Not yet reviewed
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    7.3

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.