Burgess Thomson Lawyers

Appointment of Enduring Guardians

Wills & Estate Planning

Need assistance making an Appointment of Enduring Guardians?

At Burgess Thomson, we understand the importance of planning for the future, especially when it comes to making crucial decisions about your health and living arrangements. That’s why our team of experienced Wills and Estate Planning lawyers in Newcastle is dedicated to guiding you through the process of appointing an Enduring Guardian.

Our expertise ensures that your wishes are respected and legally protected, no matter what the future holds.

How Burgess Thomson Can Help with Enduring Guardianships

An Enduring Guardianship is a legal arrangement that empowers someone you trust to make important decisions on your behalf should you become unable to do so. Here’s how we can assist:

  • Personalised Consultation: We start with a thorough discussion about your needs and the responsibilities you wish to assign to your Enduring Guardian. Whether it’s decisions about medical treatment, living arrangements, or home services, our lawyers ensure your choices are clearly outlined.
  • Legal Expertise: Our team provides expert legal advice tailored to your specific circumstances. We help you understand the implications of your decisions and how best to communicate your wishes through the legal documentation.
  • Document Preparation and Witnessing: We meticulously prepare and review all necessary documents to appoint your Enduring Guardian, ensuring they meet all legal requirements. Our lawyers also offer witnessing services to validate your documents, providing you with peace of mind that your future is secure.

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Why Choose Burgess Thomson for Appointment of an Enduring Guardian?

Selecting the right legal partner for setting up an Enduring Guardianship is crucial. Here are compelling reasons to choose Burgess Thomson:

  • Expert Guidance: Our Wills and Estate Planning lawyers possess the expertise and sensitivity to navigate the complexities of Enduring Guardianships. We offer clear, concise advice to ensure your wishes are effectively communicated and legally sound.
  • Comprehensive Support: Beyond just preparing documents, we provide comprehensive support throughout the entire process. From initial consultation to finalising your appointment, we’re with you every step of the way.
  • Family Focus: We understand the importance of family in these decisions. Burgess Thomson encourages open discussion and helps facilitate conversations with your family to prevent unnecessary conflict and ensure your wishes are understood.
  • Reputation and Reliability: With a strong reputation in Newcastle for excellence in legal services, our clients trust us to handle their most sensitive estate planning needs. Our commitment to professionalism and client care is unmatched.


Planning for the future by appointing an Enduring Guardian is a significant step in safeguarding your well-being and ensuring your wishes are honoured. With Burgess Thomson, you gain a trusted legal partner committed to providing you with the highest level of service and expert advice. Our goal is to make this process as straightforward and stress-free as possible, allowing you to feel confident that your future is in good hands.

Contact us or request a quote to learn more about how our skilled team in Newcastle can help with appointing an enduring guardian.

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