If something happened to you today, would your loved ones have all the necessary information and documents to carry out your wishes? The Law Office of Keith D. Peterson, CPA, J.D., provides comprehensive estate planning services for individuals and families throughout the Houston area. We can help you establish powers of attorney.
To arrange a consultation, call us in Houston or complete our contact form. We look forward to helping you achieve your estate planning goals.
A power of attorney is simply a legal document that gives someone else legal power to act on your behalf in the event that you become incapacitated. In order for someone to be granted power of attorney in the state of Texas, you must:
Have the document signed in public by a notary
Be in a good mental state when signing the document
Ensure that the person assigned power of attorney is of legal age (at least 18 years old)
In addition, there are different types of powers of attorney, including:
General power of attorney
Durable power of attorney
Medical power of attorney
Financial power of attorney
Estate planning attorney Keith D. Peterson will help you navigate this process from start to finish. You will have someone on your side to provide support, guidance, and representation when needed.
To schedule an estate planning consultation, please call or send us an email. We provide guidance, document creation, and representation in all matters of estate planning, including wills, powers of attorney, and deed preparation.