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Guardianships

Guardianships

McDowell Chartered helps families by keeping the best interests of the child in mind.

Guardianships are legal instruments designed to provide legal decision making authority to care for minor children, elderly family members and disabled children or adults that are unable to manage the daily decision-making. These legal instruments are typically sought by loving grandparents, uncles, aunts or family members who wish to enroll a family member in school, make decisions regarding health and educational decisions on behalf of the minor child.

A guardianship also allows for two siblings to share guardianship over a minor brother or sister. This is called a co-guardianship and is also known as a successor guardianship. In most cases, guardianships are complex and require the help of a family law attorney experienced in guardianships of minor or incapacitated individuals. If you or a loved one are seeking a guardianship of a family member, call McDowell Chartered to discuss you options and the legal process.

Located in Wichita, Kansas, McDowell Chartered is a family law firm that serves clients throughout Sedgwick County and the greater Wichita Metro Area. Tom McDowell was admitted to practice law in 1992 and limits his practice to legal matters centered on family law matters involving children.

Dedicated, Personalized Service For Guardianships.

At McDowell Charter, your concerns will be heard and they will educate you about aspects and case law that impacts your specific case. You will be involved and communicated throughout the entire legal process so that you are informed at all times. At McDowell Chartered, they treat clients as people and provide a very warm and friendly environment for you and your family. At McDowell Chartered we bring aggressive but reasonable negotiating experience to better assist our clients and bring a successful resolution to your case.

Contact McDowell Chartered For Your Family Law Needs at (316) 633-4322

At McDowell Chartered, in Wichita, Kansas, we have extensive experience in legal matters that affect your children and family. We accept Visa and MasterCard. Please contact me for a consultation. We represent clients mainly in the cities of Wichita, Hutchinson, Newton, Winfield, Wellington, Andover, and El Dorado as well as the counties of Butler, Sumner, Harvey, Cowley and Reno.

McDowell Chartered
830 N. Main Street
Wichita, KS 67203-3607
Telephone: (316) 633-4322
Fax: (316) 269-3797