::Legal guardian


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{{ safesubst:#invoke:Unsubst||$N=Refimprove |date=__DATE__ |$B= {{#invoke:Message box|ambox}} }} {{#invoke:Sidebar|sidebar}} A legal guardian is a person who has the legal authority (and the corresponding duty) to care for the personal and property interests of another person, called a ward. Guardians are typically used in three situations: guardianship for an incapacitated senior (due to old age or infirmity), guardianship for a minor, and guardianship for developmentally disabled adults.

Legal guardian sections
Intro   Guardianship for incapacitated senior    Guardianship for minor    Guardianship for developmentally disabled adult    Rules applicable to all guardians   Guardian ad litem  Estates and financial decision making  Settlement guardians ad litem   Situation in other countries    See also    References   External links  

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