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Agreeing to act as a professional attorney – a good practice guide

08 March 2017

The Office of the Public Guardian (OPG) published new guidance on 3 March 2017 for professionals who are appointed to act as an individual’s attorney under a LPA.

The guidance sets out recommended best practice with practical advice and a reminder of  professionals’ duties and responsibilities.

Practical guidance includes a summary checklist covering:

  • Choice of attorney
  • Capacity and execution of the LPA
  • Fees
  • Relationship management


Agreeing to act as a professional attorney – a good practice guide




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