Durable Powers of Attorney

Florida Durable Powers of Attorney

Florida Durable Powers of Attorney an important portion of a Florida Estate Plan. Our Durable Power of Attorney Lawyers provide Florida residents located anywhere in the state with advise on the variations of powers that can be granted under these documents.

A Florida Durable Power of Attorney allows your agent to act on your behalf when you specify. The two types of Durable Powers of Attorney are the ones that take place upon signing or execution and those which become effective only upon a subsequent incapacity. A Florida Durable Power of Attorney will survive incapacity and remain in effect when you are deemed unable to manage your own affairs by a court. They are very powerful documents and much be created with special care to grant the proper set of powers and contain pertinent restrictions to protect you and your assets from abuse.

The Florida Durable Power of Attorney is a key component in proper Florida Estate Planning.. The variety used by our Estate Planning Attorneys includes many provisions that are not found in older documents. If you have a Power of Attorney from another state you should have it updated to take advantage of the provisions included in the Florida Statutes. Often we find that people have documents that are not properly recognized by banks, the IRS, insurance companies, and the government. Without the proper provisions, you cannot enforce their powers.

Because these documents are so powerful, it may be necessary to file a Revocation in the county court records to make stop the use once implemented. To discuss the different options available to you are a resident of Florida please contact a Florida Durable Power of Attorney.

If you need help deciding which type of Power of Attorney you need, you should contact a Florida Power of Attorney Lawyer. Apple Law Firm can provide the guidance you need to make the right decision for your individual set of circumstances.

TO SET UP A FREE CONSULTATION, CONTACT A FLORIDA DURABLE POWER OF ATTORNEY LAWYER ONLINE OR CALL US AT (904) 685-1200.


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