Claim a power of attorney refund

The Office of the Public Guardian has announced a scheme to allow applicants to claim part of their application fee back if they applied to register a power of attorney between 1 April 2013 and 31 March 2017. This scheme applies to Lasting Powers of Attorney and...

Do You Need an “Attorney”?

By Paula Murphy Lots of people seem to know the phrase “Power of Attorney” but do not quite know what one is or whether they should have one.  So what is a Lasting Power of Attorney? It is a legal document prepared in writing which formally appoints someone else to...