PRACTICE AREA TWO
One of life's greatest challenges is probably assisting a loved one who has cognitive impairments. We know how overwhelming it can be and have spent over twenty years helping Nevada families navigate the guardianship
process. Attorney Lee Drizin
is experienced in all aspects of Nevada guardianship law and can assist you to:
- Provide a Physician’s Certificate which is required to establish that your loved one meets the criteria for guardianship.
- Prepare and file a Petition for Appointment for Temporary Guardian if emergency circumstances exist.
- Prepare and file a Petition of a General Guardian.
- Submit all appropriate orders to the court.
- Obtain issuance of your Letters of Guardianship.
- Explain in detail your duties as guardian of the person and/or estate.
- Arrange for your completion of the required Acknowledgement of Duties form.
- Prepare and file an inventory.
- Prepare and file a Petition to Approve a Budget.
- Prepare and file Petitions to sell Personal and/or Real Property when necessary.
- Prepare and file Annual Reports regarding your loved one’s condition.
- Prepare and file Annual and/or Final Accounts reflecting the guardianship income and expenses.
- Assist you in determining and seeking summary administration when appropriate in order to avoid costly annual accounts.
- Obtain an order discharging you as guardian upon termination of guardianship process
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I am a past client of Lee Drizin, and reside in the State of Illinois. My case was complex due to a State of Nevada guardianship, where the Ward (my sister), was found to be neglected when she came to Illinois to visit me. My refusal to return my sister to Nevada prompted the necessity for legal representation from a Nevada attorney. I hired attorney Lee Drizin, who consistently responded to hundreds of emails, phone calls and written documentation, throughout a five month period. His immediate research of court documents, support, advice and his solid ethical foundation, brought my vindication from any wrongdoing and my sister's freedom from a ten year guardianship. Attorney Drizin listens to his client, responds appropriately and takes action. I knew exactly what was happening and why at all times. His tenacity follows the truth from his client, trust is established and ultimately rewarded with the finale of winning. Success resulted due to his every recommendation, careful execution and strategic moves, together with seamless teamwork intervention. Attorney Lee Drizin and his team earned five+ stars from this client.
Nevada Divorce Law
Going through a Nevada divorce or a Nevada custody battle may be one of the toughest challenges you will ever face. We know you spent years and perhaps even decades trying to make your marriage work and you didn't come to the decision to divorce lightly. At the Law Office of Lee A. Drizin, we understand the unique challenges you will be facing and have been helping families navigate divorce law for more than 20 years.
Attorney Ethan M. Kottler
has litigated all aspects of Family Law including contested and noncontested divorces
, child support
He has experience in all aspects of Nevada divorce including complex disputes of commingling separate and community assets, business division, maintaining health coverage post divorce and division of retirement and pension plans. Ethan is also a strong advocate for children and was asked by Family Court to assist with abuse and neglect cases where children are victims. Ethan enjoys Family Law, "Everyone's story is unique. I make sure the judges get to know my clients and their specific legal concerns." Ethan also has experience in handling divorce cases involving domestic violence
and works closely with his clients to advocate for their best interest.
There are several things to consider when getting divorced. Nevada is a no-fault divorce
state. You can select one of two reasons for agreeing to
divorce, living separately for at least one year or incompatibility. Before you can file in Nevada, you must have lived in the state for at least 6 weeks and complete an Affidavit of Resident Witness i.e. someone must sign in front of a notary that you have lived in Nevada for 6 weeks or more.
Generally, five areas must be agreed upon in a Nevada divorce: Asset Division, Debt Division, Spousal Support (if any), Child Support and Child Custody. If you and your spouse did not have children or your children are now adults, then child support and custody will not need to be addressed.
Ready for effective, immediate action for your divorce or custody matter? Please contact Drizin Law at 702-798-4955 to speak with an attorney today.
★ ★ ★ ★ ★My experience with the Lee Drizin Law Office and Ethan Kottler has been perfect. I always get a positive outcome and Ethan consistently returns calls. They make me feel my case is the only one they have and they have great relationships at the courthouse. When my cases were tried everyone knew my attorney and were glad to see him. It calmed my nerves and I felt strangely more comfortable about the whole situation knowing that the court respected my attorney. Simply, they just make it easier for me when legal issues arise and I always feel my family is safe. Over the years I have met the staff and everyone treats you professionally and courteously. Lee Drizin is a firm I would recommend to anyone!