Mother filed a durable power of attorney 2002. 2011 Mother was diagnosed by doctor with Alzheimer's. Siblings decide to take Mother to bank and have her take the person with power of attorney off the account. 2012 mother is also diagnosed as incompetent. She is taken after that to a notary by sibling to change medical power of attorney.
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If your mother already had an estate plan in place, why were changes necessary? The answer will depend on whether, at the time these changes were made, your mother had sufficient capacity to understand what she was signing. Certainly, any changes to your mother's estate plan should reflect your mother's wishes, not those of third parties, especially those third parties who may gain from such changes. Be sure to consult your own attorney to protect your legal rights.
In addition to what the other attorney provided, I would question the process of her changing her power of attorney after being declared incompetent, especially since it appears it was brought on by another person.
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Alzheimer's does not necessarily mean that a person is not competent. If your mother was only recently diagnosed, it is possible that she still has capacity to make determinations regarding her estate, assets, etc.
If you believe she is not competent, you can try to get a conservatorship set up for her. You will need a Dr. to declare she is not competent and will need to file a petition. That may also be enough to get the later POA invalidated.
You should probably consult with an attorney.
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