A Durable Power of Attorney is a legal document that manages your assets when you can not

James Zakasky
An estate attorney who goes beyond drafting wills and creating trusts

Durable Power of Attoney

Appoints an Agent or Trusted person who can pay your expenses and take care of your family when you are incapacitated. The document specifically designates the person you trust (spouse, family, friend, independent fiduiciary), what they have control over and when this power can arise. 


The document must be signed and dated by the principal and notarized. 

At the Law Office of James A. Zakasky, a Durable Power of Attorney is a key element in Every Estate Plan that we prepare for our clients.