Continuing Power of Attorney for Property
Can I appoint anyone as my attorney?
You can appoint anyone who is 18 years of age or older.
It is important to give careful thought to who you choose. Is the person trustworthy and good at handling money? Are they willing to act as your attorney? Do they expect to be paid? The answers to these and other questions may help you choose your attorney.
It is a good idea to consult a lawyer before making a final decision about your attorney.