A Living Will serves to make your wishes and instructions known regarding your mental and physical health care, if you become incapable of making treatment decisions. Treatment providers should follow your specific instructions. The instructions you write in this document would be evidence of your expressed wishes in the event that your wishes are challenged in court.
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.