Guardianships and Conservatorships
We understand that the decision to set up or contest a
guardianship or conservatorship is never easy.
The attorneys at Warner Angle can assist in setting up
either a guardianship or a conservatorship, as is appropriate to the situation.
There are important distinctions between a guardian and a conservator.
A guardian is put in
charge of caring for the health and well-being of a minor, a person with
special needs or an incapacitated adult.
A conservator is charged with looking after the
finances and assets of a person deemed incapable of doing so for him or
We understand that the decision to
petition the court for a conservatorship or guardianship, or to contest a
petition for a conservatorship or guardianship, is never easy. Our legal team is
available to assist you in the application and appointment of a guardian and/or
If the appointment or administration of a guardianship
and/or conservatorship involves a legal dispute, we are available to stand up
for your rights and help negotiate
or litigate the dispute in order to resolve the disagreement.
In cases of
alleged financial exploitation that require adult protection,
our attorneys offer valuable experience in protecting elderly and incapacitated
adults and in representing persons who are committed to those adults’ best