The Importance of Powers of Attorney

With all the talk recently in the news about age limits and competency testing of senators and representatives, the importance of durable powers of attorney, estate planning, and conservatorship have been highlighted.

Without a durable power of attorney in place, 90-year-old Senator Dianne Feinstein’s confusion about her daughter having “no permission to do anything” could have created a lot of issues. Read more about this case here.