If you become unable to make treatment decisions, due to illness or an accident, those caring for you will need to know about your values and wishes in making decisions on your behalf. That’s why it’s important to write an advance directive.
This article is intended to be helpful and informative. But even common legal matters can become complex and stressful. A qualified estate planning lawyer can address your particular legal needs, explain the law, and represent you in court. Take the first step now and contact a local estate planning attorney to discuss your specific legal situation.