Florida Guardianship Practice

This comprehensive guide discusses Florida guardianship law from pre-guardianship planning through termination. It includes medical, legal, and tax issues.

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Florida Guardianship Practice offers a concise, complete guide to this dynamic and complex area of law, from pre-guardianship planning through termination. In addition to exploring guardianship alternatives, stressing medical and legal issues, it analyzes all facets of practice under F.S. Chapter 744.

The Tenth Edition features:

  • New discussion regarding 
    • Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School Act
    • Settlements in incapacity proceedings
    • Liability of a Guardian
    • VA Guardianships
    • Involuntary Guardianship appointment
    • Attorney’s Fees
    • Guardianships for minors
  • Revised statutes and rules
  • New case law

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Table of contents

 Chapter 1  Introduction 
Marsha G. Madorsky and Gutman Skrande

Chapter 2  Public And Private Assistance
Scott M. Solkoff and Daniel A. Terner

Chapter 3  Fees And Other Costs In Guardianship Proceedings
Edward A. Shipe

Chapter 4  Health Care Surrogates, Living Wills, And Related Issues
Jason R. Mosley

Chapter 5  Durable Powers Of Attorney
Michael L. Foreman

Chapter 6  Use Of Joint Ownership
J. Richard Caskey

Chapter 7  Use Of Trusts
James A. Herb and Ronda D Gluck

Chapter 8  Health Law Issues
Dina F. Foster

Chapter 9  Florida Uniform Transfers To Minors Act
G. Charles Wohlust

Chapter 10  Role Of The Attorney In Planning
Richard C. Milstein and Dale Noll

Chapter 11  Introduction To F.S. Chapter 744
Twyla L. Sketchley

Chapter 12  Establishing The Guardianship
Cristina Papanikos and William T. Hennessey

Chapter 13  Guardian Of The Property: Duties, Powers, And Liabilities
Nicklaus Curley

Chapter 14  Guardian Of The Person: Duties, Responsibilities, And Liabilities
Robert P. Scheb

Chapter 15  Accountings And Reports Of Guardians Of The Property
Marsha Madorsky and Gutman Skrande

Chapter 16  Tax Aspects Of Guardianships
Jason R. Mosley

Chapter 17  Special Property Problems Of Guardianships
Lance McKinney

Chapter 18  Guardians Ad Litem And Court Monitors
Lance McKinney

Chapter 19  Veterans' Guardians
Stephen Margulis

Chapter 20  Public Guardianship
Michelle R. Hollister

Chapter 21  Guardian Advocates
Nancy E. Wright

Chapter 22  Guardianships For Minors
Twyla Sketchley

Chapter 23  Restoration Of Capacity
Edward A. Shipe

Chapter 24  Conclusion Of Guardianships And Guardianship Appointments
Edward A. Shipe

Chapter 25  Role Of The Attorney In Guardianship Proceedings
Christin C. Gallardo and Benjamin F. Diamond

Chapter 26  Conservatorship
Robert P. Scheb