Develop your case confidently using the same criteria judges use to evaluate it
When you’re preparing a probate, guardianship, or mental health case, you’ll want this volume at your side. It encompasses the multiple aspects of these areas of the law in six major sections. Written from the perspective of judges and court commissioners who have extensive experience in probate court, as well as guardianship & protective placement/services and mental health commitment cases, this Benchbook delivers the essential rules, citations, and commentary in a handy, easy-to-use format.
Cover all your needs
Whatever you face with probate, guardianship, or mental health cases, the Benchbook has you covered:
- Learn conventional probate procedures, as well as probate alternatives, such as the formal termination of a life estate
- Understand basic rules of intestate succession and the modification of trusts
- Find out how protective services and protective placements work in guardianships
- Become familiar with the rules for involuntary and voluntary mental commitments and commitments for alcoholism
- And much more!
Protect important individual rights with of helpful charts illustrating the key time periods for specific steps in an involuntary mental commitment case and in guardianship and protective placement and protective services cases.
Know what to do
With the Benchbook’s easy-to-follow outline format, you’ll have the practical, step-by-step guidance you need to help you represent your clients in probate, guardianship, or mental health cases.
Don’t get caught unprepared
With this great resource, you’ll know better what to expect in your case and be able to plan your strategies and decide how to proceed through each process. This will help you accurately inform your clients about what they should expect, what options may be available, and how the court may look at specific facets of their case.
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