Advising the Older Client

There are particular issues that arise for older people and Teresa O’Sullivan, Solicitor with Douglas Law located in Douglas, Cork has extensive experience in advising, guiding and assisting older clients and, as needs be, their families.

A number of legal issues arise that are specific to older people and it is important to have access to representation you can trust. 

Teresa is highly regarded by her older clients and their families due to her clear and effective communication and sensitive handling of these matters. Teresa has extensive experience in dealing with issues that are particular to older people.

We can advise you in relation to the following:

  • assisting in applications under the Fair Deal Scheme
  • assisted decision making
  • handling complaints in an elderly care setting – private and public care
  • issues of mental capacity
  • the preparation and registration of enduring powers of attorney,
  • protection of assets
  • Advanced Healthcare Directives
  • Wills and Estate Planning
  • Wardship applications

We understand that it may not always be convenient for our older clients to call to our offices in Douglas, Cork for an appointment, particularly if our clients are residing in a care setting away from home. If you need us to, we will gladly facilitate an appointment at your preferred location.

For further information please contact Teresa O’Sullivan, Solicitor on 021 489 7256 or email Teresa@douglaslawsolicitors.ie or complete this form  and we will contact you.