Oregon Power of Attorney Forms
The Oregon Power of Attorney Forms are a set of legal agreements that give one person, known as the Attorney-in-Fact or Agent, the authority to make decisions on behalf of or act in place of another person, known as the Principal. The most common ways these forms are classified are as either Springing or Immediate, indicating the agreement goes into effect after the Principal has been incapacitated or immediately upon being signed, respectively.
Oregon Limited Power of Attorney Form
The Oregon Limited Power of Attorney Form is designed to keep the Agent’s financial power to a minimum. In this agreement the Agent will only have one fixed power, usually to perform a specific action, such as filing taxes, renting…Read more ›
Oregon Medical Power of Attorney Form
The Oregon Medical Power of Attorney Form is designed to give the Agent the legal authority to make decisions about the Principal’s health care and medical treatments. This is the only kind of agreement that can give the Agent this…Read more ›
Oregon Durable Power of Attorney Form
The Oregon Durable Power of Attorney Form is designed to let the Agent continue to act on behalf of the Principal even if the Principal is falls into a coma, is diagnosed with dementia or is otherwise incapable of making…Read more ›
Oregon General Power of Attorney Form
The Oregon General Power of Attorney Form is designed to give the Agent the most power possible over the Principal’s finances. This includes, but is not limited to, signing financial agreements such as leases, writing checks, paying bills and managing…Read more ›
The following forms are the most common examples of Power of Attorney agreements. While there may be more specialized or unique forms, used for exceptionally specific situations, these forms can usually be adapted to meet almost all of a Principal’s needs. The Principal should therefore consider carefully which form they need.
Oregon Power of Attorney Law
- Oregon Revised Statutes, Volume 3, Chapter 127