Guardianship Services at The Law Office of Robin Skinner Prinz, PLLC
Legal Representation for Guardianship in Charles Town, WV
The Law Office of Robin Skinner Prinz, PLLC in Charles Town, WV will represent you in your case for legal guardianship rights. We can help you file the correct pleadings and represent you before the Mental Health Commissioner. Once the court grants guardianship, you take on the responsibility and the right to make legal decisions regarding the child or protected person in your care. If you are looking to file for guardianship of a child or disabled adult in your life, contact The Law Office of Robin Skinner Prinz, PLLC today. Our office serves Martinsburg, Charles Town, and Harpers Ferry, WV.
Temporary and Permanent Guardianship
Courts are able to grant temporary or permanent guardianship of a child or disabled adult, depending on the circumstances. Guardianship of a child ends when the child reaches the age of 18. A disabled adult may need a guardian to manage their financial affairs or daily living decisions. The details are different with every case, and having an attorney to help guide you through each decision is important for you to get the results you need. The Law Office of Robin Skinner Prinz, PLLC will represent you in your case for guardianship. Call us today at (304) 728-2012 for a free phone consultation.
General Duties of a Guardian for Children or Disabled Adults
When you become a legal guardian, you are in charge of protecting the person in your care. This includes making sure they receive the proper education, support, and care. Taking on the role of a guardian comes with a great amount of responsibility. A guardian must also stay in contact with the person in their care, to be sure of their safety and security. It is crucial to understand the appropriate roles of a guardian before moving through the process.