The unfortunate reality is that many older adults have long periods toward the end of life when they are not able to make decisions for themselves – due to Alzheimer's or other forms of dementia, a stroke, an accident, or some other serious medical condition. This seminar will be helpful for all practitioners who represent clients in seeking guardianship and/or conservatorship, and for practitioners who serve as guardians-ad-litem or court representatives in such cases.
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If you are unable to attend this seminar in person, you also have the option of watching LIVE from your own computer. Live webcasting allows attorneys from all parts of the state to have access to quality speakers and programs without having to travel. Webcasts count as "live credits" just as if the viewer were in attendance at the seminar.
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8:00 Registration and Continental Breakfast Buffet
Presider: Connie L. Glass, Elder Law Firm of Connie Glass PC, Huntsville
8:30 Guardianship for Developmentally Disabled Adults
Katherine Barr, Sirote & Permutt PC, Birmingham
9:15 Medicaid Planning with Conservatorships
Connie L. Glass, Elder Law Firm of Connie Glass PC, Huntsville
10:15 Refreshment and Networking Break
10:25 Contested Guardianships and Conservatorships
Sidney C. Summey, White Arnold & Dowd PC, Birmingham
11:25 Emergency Guardianships
C. Burton Dunn Jr., 5 Points Law Group, Birmingham
11:55 Lunch on Your Own
1:00 Commitments vs. Guardianships/Conservatorships
Allison S. Boyd, 18th Judicial Circuit, Probate Court, Columbiana
2:00 Refreshment and Networking Break
2:10 How to Avoid Guardianships and Conservatorships
John C. Craft, Jones School of Law, Montgomery
2:55 Ethical Issues
Jeremy McIntire, Alabama State Bar, Montgomery