What to Expect if Chosen to be a Power of Attorney

If you are ever chosen to be a power of attorney in New Jersey there are quite a few things you should know. This is an important responsibility that no one should take lightly. It’s possible that you won’t need to exercise your powers for a few years, hopefully many, but you should educate yourself on what you will have to do when the time comes so you are prepared. First and foremost, this is a legal document that allows you to act on behalf of the person who named you as power of attorney. [Read more…]