Person in Need of a Guardian

Person in Need of a Guardian

Person in Need of a Guardian vs. Incapacitated Person In an Article 81 guardianship proceeding, if a person can consent to the appointment of a guardian, that person is typically called a “person in need of a guardian” or a “PING.” What is the...
Checklist for NYC Guardians

Checklist for NYC Guardians

Checklist for NYC Guardians You Have Been Appointed Guardian of an Incapacitated Person in NYC. What do you do now?  A basic checklist of tasks to perform to appropriate settle the estate is provided below.    Review the Order and Judgment appointing the Guardian of...
Ending Guardianship in New York City

Ending Guardianship in New York City

Ending Guardianship In NYC Ending guardianship in NYC is its own process that must be understood and analyzed. Guardianship, in general, is an arrangement where the Court gives an individual or, in some cases, an organization, the legal right to make decisions on...
NYC Guardianship Guide

NYC Guardianship Guide

What is Guardianship in New York City? This NYC Guardianship Guide will help you better understand the guardianship process. In New York, Guardianship is the relationship between an incapacitated person and a fiduciary, who assists the incapacitated person with...