A lasting power of attorney (LPA) is a powerful document enabling third parties to manage a person’s financial affairs and/or make decisions as to their health and welfare. 

Partner Kieran Bowe highlights the importance of registering LPAs as the process takes a few months.

Should you sign your life away? is available to read via subscription on the Financial Times website.

Kieran advises families and individuals on issues relating to elderly and incapacity, powers of attorney, probate and wills; as well as matters including estate planning, administration of high-value estates, trust administration and Court of Protection work.

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