Guardianship and Conservatorship in Harlan, Iowa

A guardianship and conservatorship is a court case that ultimately allows a person to make financial and care-taking decisions on behalf of someone else. This is useful if a person becomes impaired or incapacitated due to a mental or physical infirmity, or for minors who have lost a parent or are in need of assistance. For adults, powers of attorney may help prevent the necessity of a guardianship and conservatorship.

We assist clients with the petitioning and administration of guardianships and conservatorships. A helpful guide to Iowa guardianships and conservatorships can be found here: The Iowa Governor’s Developmental Disabilities Council Guide to Substitute Decision Making