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Today, I signed & had notarized a trust in Virginia, governed

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Today, I signed & had notarized a trust in Virginia, governed by the laws of Virginia. The trust specifies me as settlor, and 1 other party as co-trustee. The co-trustee has not yet signed or notarized. My question is; is the trust executed and binding now? Or is it not binding until the co-trustee signs the document.
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The settlor of the trust is the key to its legal existence. The trust is active and binding now regarding its existence and your position as trustee and settlor. The lack of signature of the other co-trustee has no legal affect on the trust.

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