Hot Springs National Park, AR asked in Estate Planning and Elder Law for Arkansas

Q: My Daughters have a power of attorney on me! I'm 86 and of sound mind. I don't wish for my daughters to have power

I want to do a hand written will and notarize it naming another person ca I do this?

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Brandon M Haubert

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  • North Little Rock, AR
  • Licensed in Arkansas

A: You can revoke the power of attorney by signing a new one or just signing a revocation of the old one. You can draft a handwritten will if you want, but it will not revoke the power of attorney. That being said, a simple revocation of power of attorney will do that.

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