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Las Vegas Guardianship Attorney

Take Control of Your Loved One's Care

When your family member or loved one is no longer able to make decisions about their own care, the situation can be challenging and emotional. You can gain some peace of mind, however, by gaining guardianship of your loved one. This can allow you to make decisions regarding their medical care, living situation, and even their finances.

At Leavitt Law Firm, we have been helping the residents of Clark County achieve their family law goals since 1989. By focusing on family law, our firm is able to provide our clients with a high-standard of counsel at all times. When you retain Leavitt Law Firm, our Las Vegas family law attorneys can provide the compassionate and effective legal guidance you need.

If your loved one needs your help, call our firm today at (702) 996-6052.

Why Choose Our Firm?

  • We've served Las Vegas since 1989
  • We provide personalized and compassionate counsel
  • We have a strong record of happy clients

    Types of Guardianship in Nevada

    In Nevada, there are a number of types of guardianships which apply to different situations. However, the majority of guardians fall into one of the following categories.

    • Temporary Guardians

    Temporary guardianships are generally granted in emergency situations, when there is not time to appoint a normal guardian. It is usually necessary to prove that the ward is at risk of serious injury or financial harm. In many cases, the length of the guardianship will allow the guardian to complete a specific task, such as selling specified property.

    • Guardian of the Person

    A guardian of the person has the power to make personal and medical decisions for the ward. These are essentially matters related to their health care, education, comfort, and well-being, including determining their residence, consenting to medical treatment, and making end-of-life decisions.

    • Guardian of the Estate

    The guardian of the estate is solely responsible for financial matters impacting the ward. This will include managing all of the wards income, handling their accounting, paying taxes on the estate, and selling assets. The Guardian of the Estate has a legal responsibility to act in the best interest of the ward when managing their estate.

    • Guardian of the Person and Estate

    A guardian of the person and the estate has power over all financial, medical, and personal decisions for the ward. They have the same responsibilities as both a guardian of the person and a guardian of the estate.

    Trust Our Experienced Firm

    If your loved one is incapacitated or otherwise unable to make decisions about their care, you may wish to seek a guardianship. During this process, it's crucial that you seek counsel from a skilled family law attorney. When you choose Leavitt Law Firm, our Las Vegas family lawyer will put more than 30 years of combined experience to work for your case, working tirelessly to ensure the best possible results on your behalf.

    Seeking a guardianship? Call our experienced attorney today at (702) 996-6052.

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    Former Client Testimonials

    • “I was very happy with my alimony, child support, and custody arrangement.”

      Divorce Client – A.W.

    • “He performed very well in court, and commanded the respect of the judges and opposing counsel.”

      Child Custody Client

    • “It was a difficult time in my life and he helped me with custody of my girls.”

      Custody Client – D.R.

    • “I was treated like my case mattered.”

      Guardianship Client – F.G.

    • “I was finally treated as if my case mattered.”

      Child Custody Client - Janet

    • “I am extremely happy with the level of service you have provided.”

      Divorce Client. T.T.

    • “Greatest decision I made through this process was using Leavitt Law Firm.”

      Jennifer

    • “It rekindled my faith in his profession.”

      Child Support Client – L.P.

    • “Mr. Leavitt assured us every step of the way and did exactly what he said he would”

      Child Custody Client – P.J.

    • “He was honest and did what he said he would do.”

      Divorce Client - Janet

    • “I was extremely pleased with the way I was treated by both Mr. Leavitt and his office people.”

      Divorce Client – T.H.

    • “He got the arrears wiped out and my drivers license reinstated.”

      Child Support Client – V.G.

    • “If you need someone to get things done the right way, call Leavitt Law Firm.”

      Longtime Client – H.R.

    • “Mr. Leavitt helped us keep our daughter here in Las Vegas.”

      Jose, Child Custody client

    • “I would highly recommend his services to anyone.”

      Divorce Client – K.W.

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