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Lasting Powers of Attorney in Corby

A Lasting Power of Attorney (LPA) is a powerful legal tool that allows you to designate a trusted individual, or individuals, to act on your behalf. Whether it involves your property and financial affairs or your health and personal welfare, an LPA ensures that important decisions can be made when you are unable to make them independently. LPAs are not solely relevant for retirement or later life planning, as incapacity can unexpectedly arise due to accidents, injuries, illnesses, or strokes, making it a crucial consideration for individuals of all ages. Find out more about LPAs.

Contact our Corby Office directly or get in touch with a member of our Lasting Power of Attorney team by completing an enquiry form below. Your peace of mind is just a click away.

What decisions could be made under a Lasting Power of Attorney?

At Tollers, our specialist team of LPA Lawyers in Corby are here to guide you through the process, ensuring that your wishes are respected, and your best interests are safeguarded.

There are two essential types of Lasting Powers of Attorney:

  • Property and Finance: Take charge of your financial matters even when circumstances change. Designate someone you trust to handle your property and financial affairs.
  • Health and Welfare: Your well-being matters. Assign someone who understands your values to make health and welfare decisions that align with your preferences.

You can also set up an ordinary power of attorney, which covers decisions about your financial affairs and is valid while you have mental capacity. This type of power of attorney is valid while you are mentally capable and is suitable for temporary periods such as hospital stays or holidays or if you find it difficult to manage your finances alone.

Who should be my Attorney?

When creating a Lasting Power of Attorney, it is crucial to carefully consider who you want to act as your attorney(s). The powers granted to them under the document can be extensive, making it essential to select someone you trust to make decisions for you. While you can choose as many attorneys as you like, it is important to think about the practical implications of having multiple people acting together. You retain control over your affairs by selecting not only who will act for you but also how they are to act together and any restrictions or guidance to place on the use of the document. Consideration should also be given concerning whether your chosen Attorneys are capable of acting together and whether they have the time to dedicate to the role. See Acting as an Attorney or Deputy for more information.

Learn About Attorneyship and Deputyship Options in Corby

We understand that family relationships can be complicated, and that’s why we provide the option of appointing an impartial professional, such as one of our highly experienced solicitors from Corby. This choice can help prevent conflicts within your family and provide you with the assurance that someone with a great deal of expertise is managing your affairs. To learn more about Professional Attorneyship and Deputyship, click the link: Professional Attorneyship and Deputyship.

Local LPA Solicitors in Corby and Beyond

At Tollers, we pride ourselves on our attentive, sensitive, and unwavering support. Our dedicated LPA team always keeps your best interests in mind. We believe in close consultation, ensuring that you are fully informed about any developments and potential cost implications. With us, you will always have a clear understanding of your legal and financial standing.

With offices in Corby, Northampton, Milton Keynes, Stevenage, Kempston and Oakham, we are conveniently located to serve you. We also offer home visits for a small additional charge, making ourselves accessible and convenient to you.

Talk to Tollers

Tollers is an established law firm and a leading provider of legal advice and services in Corby. We specialise in offering expert legal advice on various legal matters, including LPAs, wills, trusts, and estates. Our highly skilled lawyers are dedicated to providing personalised legal solutions that cater to the unique needs and circumstances of our clients, whether they are individuals, families, or businesses. We understand that legal matters can be complex and overwhelming, which is why we strive to make the process as smooth and stress-free as possible.

Corby Legal Services

During Tollers’ 50-plus years in Corby, the firm has gone from strength to strength and moved in 2006 to its current home at Exchange Court. This move was to facilitate the growing requirements of local clients, both from a personal point of view and also to serve the business community. The move also facilitated the growth of the Corby Conveyancing teams as the town grew to accommodate the influx of people moving from London to the county.

Contact our Corby Office directly or get in touch with a member of our Lasting Power of Attorney team by completing an enquiry form below. Your peace of mind is just a click away.

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2 Exchange Court
Cottingham Rd
Corby
NN17 1TY

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