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Guardianships and Conservatorships of Minors 2nd Ed. Guidebook


Guardianships and Conservatorships of Minors 2nd Ed. 2021

The guardianship or conservatorship of a minor presents many unique issues for practitioners. This updated guidebook examines Chapter 475, RSMo., as well as other statutes that must be considered to fully understand this area of law. Topics discussed include:

  • When is the appointment of a guardian or conservator necessary.
  • Jurisdiction and venue.
  • Petitions, initial proceedings, and representation of minor.
  • Who may be appointed.
  • Court findings.
  • Powers and duties of a guardian or conservator.
  • Conflicts of interest, removal, and appointment of a successor guardian or conservator.
  • Standby guardian, protective arrangements, and more.

2021 (34 pages)

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Chapter 1     Introduction

Chapter 2     Guardians Ad Litem/Conservators Ad Litem

Chapter 3     Necessity of Guardianships and/or Conservatorships

Chapter 4     Jurisdiction and Venue

Chapter 5     Initial Procedures

Chapter 6     Standby Guardian

Chapter 7     Powers and Duties

Chapter 8     Claims

Chapter 9     Termination

Chapter 10    Miscellaneous