Burwell, NE asked in Family Law for Missouri

Q: Guardianship of disabled adult

My younger sister is blind and autistic. She lives with our mother right now, but our mother's health is failing. What can we do for me to get guardianship of my sister? Is it a long and expensive process? I live in Nebraska, and my mother and sister live in Mansfield Mo.

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Steve D. Hardin
Steve D. Hardin
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  • St. louis, MO
  • Licensed in Missouri

A: How long and expensive it is depends on the case. A contested guardianship case certainly takes more time and money than an uncontested case. Ultimately you will need to consult with attorneys who do guardianships where your sister resides.

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