If my brother had a POA drawn up for our mother which put him in total control of assets,etc but it was notarized by his fiance, is it legal?

This was done without the rest of us knowing.

Asked on April 24, 2014 under Estate Planning, Ohio


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Answered 6 years ago | Contributor

On the face of the question the power of attorney seems valid. However, your mother has the option of ending the power and she should consult with an attorney in your community. One can be found on attorneypages.com regarding estate planning and elder law.

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