Public Interest

Competence in Representing Clients With Disabilities

, The Legal Intelligencer


Lauren is a 62-year-old woman who has a history of multiple strokes and was diagnosed with vascular dementia. She manages her severe mobility issues and short-term memory loss with the assistance of a court-appointed guardian, who was appointed after Lauren's most recent stroke. Lauren contacted the Legal Clinic for the Disabled Inc. (LCD) nearly two years ago looking for assistance with housing issues and advanced planning documents.

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