Health Care Power of Attorney

Power of Attorney

What is a Health Care Power of Attorney?

A Health Care Power of Attorney allows you to appoint an individual as your “Health Care Attorney-in-Fact”. If you are ever incapacitated, this person will act as your proxy in health care decisions.

However, your Health Care Attorney-in-Fact must abide by the choices you express in your Advance Health Care Directive.

If a situation is not explicitly addressed in your Advance Health Care Directive, your Health Care Attorney-in-Fact will step in. Accordingly, a Health Care Power of Attorney is a companion document to your Advance Health Care Directive.

Practically speaking, it is wise to discuss your preferences with your Attorney-in-fact. Particularly those scenarios involving end-of-life decisions. Such as the decision to remain on or cease life support.

Our Process

Approachable Estate Planning. From start to finish, we are here to shoulder the load and make Estate Planning easy!

STEP 1

Make an appointment

Call, text, or email and we will find a time that works with your schedule.

STEP 2

Initial appointment

We discuss your life, family, financial situation, & Estate Planning goals. You do not need to bring anything.

STEP 3

Drafting

You do nothing. Relax and we will prepare drafts of your documents in approximately 2 weeks.

STEP 4

Review & approval

You look over your documents. We answer questions and make any changes as needed.

STEP 5

Signing appointment

Once your documents have met your satisfaction, you will sign the final drafts at our office. (In front of 2 witnesses and a notary–provided by us, of course).

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Tel: 314-448-0527

Email: dave@lawofficedss.com

Location

75 W Lockwood Ave #1, Webster Groves, MO, 63119, US