How is a guardian appointed?

How is a guardian appointed?

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The appointment of a guardian requires the filing of a petition for incapacity, as well as the filing of a petition for the appointment of a guardian. Examination of the individual by three court-appointed examiners, and eventually an evidentiary hearing where proof must be submitted to the court that confirms the individual truly is incapacitated, and that the proposed guardian is the most appropriate individual to serve in that capacity.