15 Sep '11, 7am

- 665 appoint guardians: Mental Capacity Act

Anyway to cut a long story short, I “did” two cases of LPA. I said “did” in inverted commas because the LPA is supposed to be either DIY (using Form 1) or through a lawyer (if using Form 2). But as a practitioner, I find it very hard to recommend something which likely will not be acted on. So I helped find out from the OPG the answers I needed for areas that are unclear; get the physical guides for donors and donees to read; find a willing certificate issuer (this one was not easy); ensure there is nothing left out in the forms; and finally made a trip to register these LPAs at the Office of Public Guardian at Thomson Road. Half a morning is all it takes to register these LPAs provided there are no mistakes made. I told the officer in charge that I got many clients who may be interested in LPAs but I explained the difficulties which I recorded in their feedback form. I wa...

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