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Experience:  Bachelor of Laws (dist) Graduate Diploma in Legal Practise. Admitted NSW Supreme Court / High Court
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We are going to Vcat to discuss power of attorney for my

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Hi there, we are going to Vcat to discuss power of attorney for my mother. if Vcat gains power of attorney what will happen to the will? do they own the estate?
JA: Can you tell me what state this is in? And just to clarify, what paperwork has been filed?
Customer: we are in Victoria and I only have a hearing notice
JA: Has anything been filed or reported?
Customer: My mum was hit by a car and hospitalised for 10 months with brain injury.i did not know I had to provide receipts for all the bills etc while she was in hospital so they are seeking funds that I have spent. I do not have any other paperwork to what they are seeking for this hearing
JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?
Customer: not sure I guess so
Submitted: 2 months ago.
Category: Australia Law
Expert:  Daniel replied 2 months ago.

Hello

A Power of Attorney and a Will are two separate things.

A Power of Attorney is only valid before a person passes away.
What is the issue? Why is it at VCAT?

Expert:  Daniel replied 2 months ago.

Hello
I note I have not received a response?
I wish to help you in this situation.

Expert:  Daniel replied 2 months ago.

Hello
I note I have not received a response?
I wish to help you in this situation.

Expert:  Daniel replied 2 months ago.

Hello
I note I still have not received a response?
I wish to help you in this situation.