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When Should I Apply for Limited Conservatorship?

Conservatorship is granted to an individual to help protect an incapacitated person’s financial affairs and estate. Limited conservatorship is a legal appointment that protects an adult with developmental or cognitive disabilities while allowing that person to maintain their independence as much as possible.

A family member or trusted family friend can establish a limited conservatorship for a person with cognitive impairment or a developmental disability. This gives the protected person the freedom to live life with a sort of safety net. The limited conservatorship can provide these types of assistance:

  • Assisting with securing the basic needs of food, shelter and clothing
  • Paying bills
  • Managing investments
  • Marriage consent
  • Transportation needs

The goal with a limited conservatorship is to allow the protected person to live the comfortable life they choose, as much as possible. The process to set up a limited conservatorship in Denver can be complicated. In order to get the paperwork submitted correctly and swiftly, it is advised that you contact the Denver conservatorship lawyers at The Brown Law Firm, LLC. We will assess your unique situation and recommend the best course of action to protect everyone involved. In some cases, a limited conservatorship may not be the right decision. Contact us today at (303) 339-3750 or send us a message online to arrange an initial consultation.