Pursuant to Mental Hygiene Law § Section 81.02, a guardianship judge will determine whether the appointment of a guardian is necessary to provide for the personal and property needs of the person such as food, clothing, shelter, health care, to name a few.
Mental Hygiene Law § 81.03 (a) states that a guardian must be a person over 18 years or older. A guardian can also be a corporation, public agency, or local department of social services for a person’s personal and/or property management needs. To learn more about the qualifications, role, and responsibilities of a guardian, contact the Law Office of Tamara I. Jordan P.L.L.C.
The Law Office of Tamara I. Jordan P.L.L.C. handles guardianship cases in Manhattan, Brooklyn, Queens, and the Bronx.
The Law Office of Tamara I. Jordan, PLLC is located in New York, NY and serves clients in and around Brooklyn, New York, Long Island City, Sunnyside, Maspeth, Woodside, Middle Village, Astoria, Ridgewood, Elmhurst, Jackson Heights, Rego Park, Woodhaven, Jamaica, East Elmhurst, Ozone Park, Corona, Forest Hills, Bronx, Howard Beach, Bronx County, Kings County, New York County and Richmond County.
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