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2 Answers | Asked in Family Law for Florida on
Q: Are there any lawyers in Tallahassee florida to help me get power of attorney over my daughter?
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Lissette Crescimone answered on Apr 10, 2021

If a child is a minor and you are the parent or legal guardian a power of attorney is not necessary. If your child has reached an age of majority, it would depend what you are trying to do- make medical decisions on her behalf, transact in her finances, etc. to determine what type of legal document... Read more »

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3 Answers | Asked in Estate Planning and Real Estate Law for Florida on
Q: On March 31st my fiance passed away and her daughters are coming through the house throwing stuff away

Like it was their own stuff now I've been here for 7 years living in this house though we were never married do they have a legal right to come in this house when there is no last will or a will written out saying that the house belongs to them? Or do I get the house?

Lissette Crescimone
Lissette Crescimone answered on Apr 10, 2021

Absent a Will or a Trust directing how assets should be distributed and to whom they should be distributed upon a decedent's death, the Florida intestacy law will apply to determine who the heirs at law are. Consult an estate planning attorney in your jurisdiction for more information.

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