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Adoption, Guardianship, & Power of Attorney

Self-Help Information

  • Family Court Forms for Maui

    View and download family court forms for divorce, custody, temporary restraining orders, adoption, guardianship, and paternity on Maui (Second Circuit). Read More

    By:
    Hawaii State Judiciary
  • Family Court Forms for Oahu

    View and download family court forms for divorce, custody, child support, temporary restraining orders, adoption, guardianship, and paternity on Oahu (First Circuit) Read More

    By:
    Hawaii State Judiciary
  • General Information About Financial Powers of Attorney

    Read about how to give someone authority to handle your bill-paying, investment decisions, and other financial matters. Read More

    By:
    nolo.com
  • How a Durable Financial Power of Attorney Works

    A durable financial power of attorney is a simple way to arrange for someone to handle your finances. Read More

    By:
    nolo.com
  • Self-Help Centers & Access to Justice Rooms

    The Hawaii Court Self-Help Centers and Access to Justice Rooms are a joint effort of the Hawaii State Judiciary, the Hawaii Access To Justice Commission, the Hawaii State Bar Association, local bar associations, and the Legal Aid Society of Hawaii to help self-represented litigants better understand their rights and the court process. This is a free program provided by the help of volunteer attorneys. Read More

    By:
    Legal Aid Society of Hawaii
  • Self-Help Form: Ex Parte Motion and Declaration to Advance or Expedite Hearing

    Use this interactive interview to assist you in completing either 1) A motion requesting that the court move your hearing to an earlier date (Advance Hearing) OR 2) A motion requesting that the court speeds up the time it normally takes to receive and consider a response (Expedite Hearing). Read More

    By:
    Legal Aid Society of Hawaii
  • Self-Help Form: Guardianship of a Minor

    Use this interactive interview if you would like to complete the court forms required to file for a Guardianship of a Minor. This interview will assist you in completing the following court forms: 1) Petition, 2) Notice of Hearing, 3) List of Exhibits, 4) Waiver of Notice and Consent, and 5) Order Appointing Guardian with Limited/Unlimited Authority. Read More

    By:
    Legal Aid Society of Hawaii
  • Self-Help Form: Guardianship of an Incapacitated Adult - Oahu (First Circuit)

    Use this interactive interview if you would like to complete the court forms (Petition, Waiver of Notice, List of Exhibits, Order Appointing Guardian) for a Guardianship of an Incapacitated Person and if you will file your Guardianship in the First Circuit (Oahu). Read More

    By:
    Legal Aid Society of Hawaii
  • Self-Help Form: Motion and Affidavit to Waive Filing Fees - Oahu (First Circuit)

    Use this interactive interview to complete the form asking the court to waive your filing fees because you cannot afford to pay such costs. This could be used for Family Court cases where there are filing fees including Divorce, Paternity, Adoption and Guardianship. Read More

    By:
    Legal Aid Society of Hawaii
  • Self-Help Form: Power of Attorney

    Use this interactive interview if you would like to create a Power of Attorney to give a person powers related to your child(ren). Read More

    By:
    Legal Aid Society of Hawaii