Legal guardianship allows adults to make decisions on behalf of minor children or others who are not able to handle their affairs. To ensure a legal guardianship, a lawyer must make sure that all the proper documents are filed. If any problems arise, you want a guardianship attorney you can fight on your behalf.
The Law Offices of Susan E. Christiansen can help anyone with legal guardianship issues in Solano or Napa County, California. Our attorneys have many years of experience in all kinds of family law and divorce matters, including many complex disputes. Many clients are residents of Fairfield, Vacaville, Vallejo, Napa, and surrounding cities, and we also help people from around the United States who have legal issues in the Northern California Bay Area.
There are four main types of legal guardianship:
Disputes over guardianships are rare, but they can occur. For instance, you may wish to become a guardian to a minor child, only to have the child's biological parent refuse to give consent. Guardianship attorneys Susan E. Christiansen and Cristin M. Lowe know how to negotiate to resolve disputes, and if need be, can take a case to court.