Guardianship in NY
Guardianship is an arrangement authorized by a Court where a person is given the legal right to make decisions for another person who is incapacitated and unable to make decisions for themselves. They can be authorized in New York by the Surrogate’s Court, Supreme Court or Family Court, depending on the type needed and the circumstances surrounding the incapacity.
Guardianship laws and regulations are challenging to navigate, especially in New York. Taroff & Taitz, LLP’s expert attorneys specialize in working with clients to establish guardianships. Outside of meeting the needs of the individuals involved, we are also adept at working with “special needs trusts”. The laws around guardianships are often changing, don’t put your loved ones at risk. Take control of your family’s future by contacting Taroff & Tatiz, LLP.