Did you get my reply? I didn't see that it had sent
* sigh* Apparently, it did not send. The main point to my reply was to state that I had researched the OLL license. The problem is that there is no set schedule to my need and that is what is required on the application. I am sole guardian to my mom. She has been rushed to the hospital six times over the last year. I have to be there. When she is 'acting up' I am often the only one that can calm her down without massive doses of narcotics, which we try to avoid. Occasionally I am called in with a days notice to attend caregiver meetings at her nursing home to discuss a recent situation. She also has occasional doctors appointments but they are rare because she sees most of her doctors at the nursing home. I just don't see how any of these things can be accommodated by the OLL license. Do you have any thoughts or ideas that might aid me with this?
LOL No offense meant, but I'm looking for ways to not have pay another retainer fee. I lost my job as a direct result of my mothers infirmity (almost two years ago.) With no license it is unlikley that my job prospects are going to improve any time soon and my savings are just about depleted. All the legal fees associated with gaining the guardianship was insane and then I went and compounded matters by getting a DUI (insert more insane legal fees here.) Now I'm facing two other legal battles associated with my mothers case, and struggling to find $8,000 a month just to keep her in her nursing home. I have to tell you honestly. I've dealt with several lawyers from several firms and I'm not happy with any of them. But now I'm just ranting and I guess you've answered my question. Thank you.
I had a problem that were directly the responsibility of the lawyers to inform me. Unfortunately, once they got their payment and they felt it was closed, they neglected to keep me in the loop and let me know the things I needed to take care of (paperwork-wise.) I know ignorance of the law is no excuse but I am admitting my need and lack of pertinent knowledge when I hire a lawyer. I didn't realize all the paperwork and approvals I was going to need regarding the guardianship and only found out AFTER the time period had expired. Eh, it's water under they bridge, so they say. Anyway, thanks for you help. I guess I must have done my research well because you weren't really able to tell me much more than I already knew. lol
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