Where an adult has lost their mental capacity, family members may encounter difficulties
in dealing with their financial affairs, arranging a care home or giving consent to medical
treatment. In these circumstances, an application has to be made to the Sheriff Court for a
Guardianship Order or Intervention Order
We are one of a limited number of firms who deal with applications for Guardianships or
Intervention Orders under the Adults with Incapacity legislation and have developed a strong expertise in these matters.
It is important to note that Civil Legal Aid is available for all Guardianship and Intervention Order applications which involve the welfare of the adult,
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