Power of Attorney Abuse and Fraud Attorneys Serving Beaufort, Hilton Head Island – Case Results Matter to Us
A power of attorney is a written authorization giving one person the legal authority to act for another person, typically regarding financial affairs like bank accounts and investments. In the hands of someone trustworthy, a power of attorney can be an important tool to manage someone else’s financial affairs. But, in the hands of a financial predator or a greedy family member, a power of attorney can be used to secretly steal money and assets, readily bypassing the normal safeguards that are employed by financial institutions.
Whether you or a loved one is the victim of fraud or financial abuse involving an unauthorized use of a power of attorney, or you are being accused of abusing your power, it is important to act quickly. Usually, the best course of action is to contact an attorney who practices in the geographical area where the power of attorney was misused. Contact a power of attorney abuse and fraud attorney in Beaufort, SC today. At Twenge + Twombley, our lawyers can assist you in revoking the power of attorney, demanding the return of the stolen money and property, and, if necessary, filing a lawsuit to recover money. We handle all types of complex claims involving probate and estate litigation, including abuse and fraud involving power of attorney. Call 866-452-6315. A delay may affect your rights.
Types of power of attorney claims we handle
Our probate attorneys help individuals and families seek compensation from people who have abused and misused powers of attorney, including the following:
- Probate fraud
- Guardian fraud
- Executor fraud
- Will fraud
- Will forgeries
- Intentionally stolen property
- Negligent handling of property
What to do if accused of abusing power of attorney duties in South Carolina
At Twenge + Twombley, we also have the skills needed to defend against claims of power of attorney abuse or neglect. If you have been accused of violating your fiduciary duties in a probate or estate dispute, contact us immediately. Our knowledgeable, experienced attorneys are ready to work tirelessly to put your defense together quickly and effectively in order to ensure your rights are protected.
Don’t hesitate to contact us today. Our lawyers who handle power of attorney abuse and fraud cases in Beaufort, SC are ready to stand up for your rights. Call 866-452-6315 or fill out our online contact form to schedule a free case consultation. We serve clients in Beaufort, Bluffton, Hilton Head Island and other communities throughout South Carolina’s Lowcountry.
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