Florida Guardianship Litigation to Serve the Best Interests of Those Who Are Vulnerable
When establishing guardianship, the court attempts to make a decision that is in the best interest of an elderly or incapacitated adult by placing them in the care of a loving, responsible, and financially capable relative or loved one. However, even the most carefully arranged guardianships can be contested, often by other family members who believe the ward’s best interests are not being properly addressed. Guardianships are often challenged because of allegations of physical, mental, or financial abuse. If you and your family are embroiled in such a dispute, it is imperative to seek out the counsel of a guardianship lawyer who can help the court determine the best interests of your loved one and recover any financial losses from negligent or dishonest guardians.
End Financial Exploitation of Your Elderly Loved One with the Help of Our Florida Guardianship Litigation Lawyers
An allegation of financial exploitation is one of the most common reasons for a guardianship dispute. Sometimes financial exploitation can be committed by a stranger such as a salesperson, workman, or someone representing a false charity. Sadly, financial exploitation is most commonly committed by someone who is known and trusted by the victim such as a family member, caregiver, or someone with a power of attorney. Instances of financial exploitation include:
- Changing a will or trust for the exploiter’s benefit
- Stealing money or property
- Selling property
- Changing the name on property titles
- Changing beneficiary designations
If your loved one has been the victim of financial exploitation, contact Wintter Law immediately. We will set out to recover your loved one’s losses and protect the victim from further exploitation.
Christopher Q. Wintter is an Experienced Florida Guardianship Lawyer
If your loved one has suffered at the hands of someone they trust, you want to find the best legal counsel available. Unfortunately, when you live in Florida, finding a qualified guardianship attorney can be tough since not many lawyers are experienced with this complex area of law. Christopher Q. Wintter, Esq. has been working with guardianships, wills, trusts, and estates for over 30 years. Mr. Wintter is Board Certified in Wills, Trusts and Estates. He also has amassed decades of experience in court and holds the AV Preeminent Rating with LexisNexis Martindale Hubell, the highest recognition for ethical standards and legal ability. Whether you are a guardian who is being unfairly challenged or you believe your loved one is being harmed by caregivers or other individuals, you can rely on the drive, knowledge, and compassion of the professionals of Wintter Law to take action to secure the best interests of your family member or friend.
For Guardianship Litigation in Florida, Call Wintter Law to Discuss How Our Firm Can Serve You.
Wintter Law provides experience in the specialized area of law that is needed for Florida trust and estate matters. The professionals at Wintter Law provide thorough, ethical solutions that will serve you and your family now and into the future. Schedule a consultation by calling our office at 954-920-7014 or if you would like us to contact you, please complete our online form.