Health Care Power of Attorney Lawyers | Hilo Office | Serving Keaau, HI
121 Waianuenue Ave., Hilo, HI 96720
Health Care Power of Attorney Lawyers | Kailua-Kona Office | Serving Keaau, HI
Hualalai Center, 75-170 Hualalai Rd, Ste 303-B, Kailua-Kona, HI 96740
Health Care Power of Attorney Lawyers | Kamuela Office | Serving Keaau, HI
Carter Professional Center, 65-1230 Mamalahoa Hwy, Ste B20, Kamuela, HI 96743
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If you have a debilitating health issue that may render you incapable of making informed decisions about your medical care, a Keaau lawyer can help prepare a health care power of attorney for you and assist with getting the document properly executed.
A health care power of attorney is a document by which you give limited temporary authority to another person to act on your behalf. You specify in writing that the person, to whom you designate as your health care agent, can make decisions regarding your medical treatment and health care.
No matter what your legal issue may be, it is always best to seek legal help early in the process. An attorney can help secure what is likely to be the best possible outcome for your situation and avoid both unnecessary complications or errors.
An experienced lawyer should be able to communicate a basic “road map” on how to proceed. The lawyer should be able to walk you through the anticipated process, key considerations, and potential pitfalls to avoid. Once you’ve laid out the facts of your situation to the lawyer, he/she should be able to frame expectations and likely scenarios to help you understand your legal issue.
Personal jurisdiction – Requirement that a particular court have authority over a person, in order to bind that person to the judgment of the court, based on minimum contacts. International Shoe Co v. Washington is a landmark Supreme Court case outlining the scope of a state court’s reach in personal jurisdiction.