Meaby&Co has vast experience in successfully dealing with the specialist legal help required for assisting elderly clients.
Our Private Client lawyers are able to help you navigate through the different and often complex areas of law to help you find the best possible solutions.
We offer a patient and sensitive approach combined with an understanding that the surrounding issues often require difficult and emotional decisions for our clients.
Meaby&Co has vast experience in dealing with clients who are vulnerable, whether because of frailty in old age, illness or bereavement. We are renowned for ensuring that everything is explained in a straightforward manner and that the interests of the elderly person is put first.
As a full-service law firm, we are able to call on the expertise from across all of our departments to offer you the best possible advice.
Our expertise in elderly client services extends across all of the following areas.
- Powers of attorney – we can draw up and register Lasting Powers of Attorney, act as professional attorneys and help lay attorneys manage the affairs of incapacitated individuals.
- Deputyships – we can help make applications to the Court of Protection for the appointment of a deputy to manage the affairs of an individual who has lost capacity. We can also act as professional deputies and oversee the day to day management of someone’s affairs.
- Wills and Estate Planning– we can deal with Wills and Living Wills to ensure clients properly wishes are carried, out as well as minimising inheritance tax, protecting family wealth and ensuring individuals’ assets pass to the right person.
- Probate – we are able to help navigate you guide through the whole process to ensure you make the best decisions.