Were you recently informed that someone named you as the Trustee of a trust he or she created? If this appointment came as a surprise to you, you are not alone. Ideally, when a trust is created, the trust creator should discuss the position with a potential Trustee before naming that person in the trust agreement. Unfortunately, however, that doesn’t always happen. Now that you find yourself as a Trustee, do you need an attorney to help you? The Riverside trust lawyers at Dennis M. Sandoval, A … [Read more...] about Do I Need an Attorney to Help Me Administer a Trust?
One of the most important components of a comprehensive estate plan is a trust. Whether you choose to create a testamentary trust or a living trust, one step you must take during the creation of your trust is appointing a Trustee. A common mistake is to appoint a loved one without truly considering if that individual is the best choice for the job of Trustee. As the estate planning lawyers at Dennis M. Sandoval, A Professional Law Corporation point out, having trust in your Trustee is important; … [Read more...] about Trusting Your Trustee — Is It Enough?