Legal Question in Family Law in Texas

My sister & I were raised by a family friend. For me, from age 2 to adulthood. For my sister, from age 8 mo. to adulthood. To us they are mom and dad. My mother deceased in 1994. My father has since remarried and is now in a nursing home with Alzheimers. Do we have any legal rights regarding his care if he never adopted me or my sister?

Asked on 5/29/13, 9:58 am

1 Answer from Attorneys

Thomas Daley Power Daley PLLC

Probably not. You could ask the probate court to appoint you as his guardian, which would give you rights.

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Answered on 5/29/13, 7:46 pm

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