Session 4 | Saddle Up: Managing Incapacity and Avoiding Legal Process Tumbleweeds
Day: Monday, July 24 Time: 8:00 to 9:30 a.m. Type/Topic: Operations/Regulatory/Legal Compliance
Do you have residents who can't make legal and financial decisions? Are you concerned they can't sign legal documents due to a physician's determination of incompetency? Is lack of decision-making authority delaying discharge? This session will explain when guardianship is necessary and whether there are alternatives that may provide a better, quicker solution.
Managing Attorney | Family First Firm
About the Presenter
Beth Roland is the Managing Attorney at Family First Firm. She earned her J.D. from Wake Forest University School of Law and her bachelor’s from Sweet Briar College. As an experienced Elder Law attorney with a focus on guardianship, Beth has received numerous accolades, including the 2021 Florida Bar President's Pro Bono Service Award and 2019 Governor's Award for her advocacy work. She is passionate about ensuring dignity and independence of Florida’s senior and disabled population.