Prince William County Power of Attorney
Many elements go into the creation of a proper estate plan in Virginia. A skilled lawyer can assist you with wills and trusts, advanced medical directives, and drafting powers of attorney, which people often overlook or misunderstand. An attorney at VON KELLER LAW is available to explain the details of this important legal instrument to you. Our offices are conveniently located in Manassas and we serve all of Prince William County.
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In Prince William County, and throughout Virginia, you can sign a durable power of attorney to appoint another party to handle your assets if you become incapacitated or severely disabled. By executing a power of attorney, your appointee can manage and transfer assets such as your property, and can make gifts on your behalf. The person you appoint can also create and amend your trusts and can deal with the IRS on your behalf.
When you sign a power of attorney, you do not have to transfer any assets. A power of attorney is an important legal instrument that you should not take lightly. A lawyer skilled in drafting powers of attorney is a wise choice to explain the details and consequences of executing this type of legal document.
In Virginia, there is another type of power of attorney called a health care power of attorney authorized under the Virginia Health Care Decisions Act. This instrument appoints another party to make health care decisions for you when you are unable to do so yourself. It is important to choose the party you appoint with care since this person can provide informed consent for treatment and can refuse treatment for you.
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If you have questions about power of attorney in Prince William County, or anywhere in Virginia, our lawyers can help. At VON KELLER LAW, our attorneys are ready to explain all the nuances of powers of attorney to you, and we can give you the advice you need to make informed decisions about what is best for you and your family. Speak to an informed and highly skilled lawyer at our law firm today. Our offices are conveniently located in Manassas. Contact us for help with all your estate planning needs including drafting powers of attorney in Prince William County.