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The name of the Grantor of an irrevocable trust is discoverable the same as the grantor of a revocable trust. This could be discoverable through motions of the court during discovery, the beneficiaries of the trust or any public record in which the trust is the owner of recorded property.
With an irrevocable trust the Grantor gives up his or her control of the assets used to fund the trust. The Grantor is no longer in control nor the owner. This does provide protection from the Grantor's creditors as the assets and funds of the trust may not accessed by the creditor.
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