Lincs & Notts Air Ambulance – Town & Country Law Charity Partner 2017

Town & Country Law are pleased to announce their charity partner for 2017 is the Lincolnshire and Nottinghamshire Air Ambulance. The Lincs & Notts Air Ambulance is a dedicated Helicopter Emergency Medical Service. They can reach any point in the two counties in less than 20 minutes and on average can transfer a patient to hospital within…

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Do Not Resuscitate – Health & Welfare LPAs

Increasingly, care plans of residents in care homes, or patients in hospital, contain paperwork pertaining to a decision concerning their resuscitation. This should be completed following consultation with the patient, their family and consideration as to whether the patient has made an advance decision or health and welfare lasting power of attorney.   However, the…

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The Benefits of Lifetime Trusts

The Benefits of a Trust There are a number of positive benefits in having a trust, particularly as, the client can retain some influence over the use of the asset by being a trustee themselves or having a responsibility in appointing them. Equally, there are some persuasive arguments where trusts can be the perfect protection…

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Choosing an attorney for your LPA

  Choosing who to appoint as attorney is the most important part in the process of making a Lasting Power of Attorney (LPA), as the attorney will be the person making decisions about the donor’s property and financial affairs and/or health and welfare should the donor become incapacitated. Acting as an attorney is an important…

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