My granddaughter age 15 is living with me with her father’s consent. Her mother is deceased. Should I pursue guardianship or simply get a power of attorney to act in her behalf
Child Guardianship My granddaughter age 15 is living with me with her father’s…
Re: Child Guardianship
No need for a guardianship at this point. Your granddaughter will be 18 — and legally an adult — in less than 36 months. A power of attorney as allowed by ORS 109.056 will be sufficient.
The form is available (free) online at:
LAWRENCE D. GORIN
Law Offices of L.D. Gorin
521 S.W. Clay St., Suite 205
Portland, Oregon 97201
Lawrence D. Gorin, Atty.
Law Offices of Lawrence Gorin
6700 S.W. 105th Ave., Suite 320
Beaverton, OR 97008