With a power of attorney (POA) or authorization letter, an authorized person (agent) is given authorization in handling the personal business and decision-making of the principal (person creating the legal document). A POA is often used when a person would be unable to manage his own affairs. There are several different kinds of POAs and the ideal to create will depend on the situation, as well as the kind of decisions that are permitted with the legal document.
At HHS Lawyers, our legal drafting team knows that there’s a number of considerations that have to be taken into account with authority letter or power of attorney drafting. For instance, conditions have to be set that allow the agent to start acting on behalf of the principal, as well as the limitations with regards to the authority of the agent.
Our lawyers and legal consultants in Dubai always advise clients to give thought in who will assume the task of the agent in case the first choice is unwilling or unable to fulfill the designed duties. Our legal drafting team also allows clients to assign different types of powers to agents, which could be any of the following: