William Sleeth, of LeClairRyan firm, discusses in his post the importance of an individual’s role as agent under a power of attorney for a family member or friend. Sleeth references the Virginia Uniform Power of Attorney Act as a guide for agents’ duties as well as potential pitfalls and complications that an agent must look out for.

Read his opinion here: Duties of an Agent Under a Power of Attorney

Posted by Allison Trupp, Associate Editor, Wealth Strategies Journal