How Do I Become a Temporary Court-Appointed Guardian?

Answer Abuse and neglect of a dependent person --- be it an elderly person, a child or a disabled adult --- are serious problems that may require intervention in the form of a temporary court-ordered guar... Read More »

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How to Become a Federal Court Appointed Attorney?

Court appointed attorneys in the federal courts are called Criminal Justice Act ("CJA") panel attorneys. Panel attorneys are necessary for indigent criminal clients when the federal public defender... Read More »

How is a person appointed a legal guardian of a child?

If you do not include your minor children in the will, the court may hold the will invalid and allow the intestate laws to be applied. You don't have to have a will, or put anyone in it.

How to Get a Court Appointed Attorney?

The court system in the United States is set up so that even individuals who have few financial resources can receive professional representation in court when needed. Most people know this before ... Read More »

What would be valid reasons for a court allowing a 17-year-old to live with a non-custodial parent after the custodial parent has already been court appointed?

Answer If the environment that the minor is currently living in is unsuitable to the extent that the physical, mental and emotional well-being of the minor is being jeopardized.Such an assessment... Read More »