Evans Harvey Solicitors Solicitors for the Elderly in Plymouth
People are living longer, and the affairs of our elderly clients often need more sensitive treatment.
At Evans Harvey Solicitors, we understand the legal matters concerning the elderly. Capacity and care can be difficult and complex, and can also be hard for family members to understand. Which is why swift advice is vital to avoid complications at a later stage.
AWe treat all clients with sensitivity and understanding. You will find our team friendly and approachable. Our supportive lawyers will be with you every step of the way – making sure the advice we give is explained in full and suitable for you.
There are many areas of law we can assist our elderly clients with, including, but not restricted to:
- Will Writing or alterations to Wills
- Power of Attorney or Lasting Power of Attorney
- Tax and Estate Planning
- Setting up of Trusts or Making Gifts
- Organising financial affairs and Asset Preservation
- Equity-release & Long Term Care
Writing and Alteration of Wills
It is safer to make a will to ensure that matters are dealt with as you wish and to avoid confusion amongst family members after your death. Your Will can of course always be changed. Our specialist team can offer advice on the best way of giving effect to your wishes.Wills FAQ
General or Lasting Power of Attorney
A General Power of Attorney gives someone else the power to handle your financial affairs for you while you are able to oversee and make your own decisions (usually for a specific reason or a limited period). However a Power of Attorney can be useful for other reasons, e.g. a prolonged absence from the UK.More Info