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I am sorry to hear this.Are you saying your father is not mentally competent now and was not competent when he signed the POA?
So firstly the POA is not likely valid because your father was not mentally competent. It has nothing to do with the lawyer and in fact because of mobility laws all lawyers can practice in any province regardless of where we are licenced.
But in any event, even if the POA is valid your father's girlfriend is not acting in your father's best interests because she cannot benefit in any way from being appointed under a POA so if she has taken his assets this is elder abuse and fraud.
For this reason you can apply to the court for an order declaring your father to be incompetent and appointing you as his legal guardian. When that happens all POAs are void and you would be the person to make all decisions about his care and finances.
That does not give you authority with respect to the Will. It has no relevance until your father dies and then the executor of the Will takes over.
Does that help as a starting point?
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