A person who requires a court-appointed conservator to handle personal and/or financial affairs. Compare: wardCategory: Divorce & Family Law → Elder Care & SeniorsCategory: Wills, Trusts & Estates → Financial Powers of AttorneyCategory: Wills, Trusts & Estates → Living Wills & Medical Powers of Attorney
Nolo’s Plain-English Law Dictionary. Gerald N. Hill, Kathleen Thompson Hill. 2009.
n.a person whom a court has determined because of physical or mental limitations or just plain old age requires a conservator to handle his/her financial affairs, and/or his/her actual personal activities such as arranging a residence, health care and the like.See also: conservator
Law dictionary. EdwART. 2013.
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