Estate Law Questions? Ask an Estate Lawyer.
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Is/was there a probate opened in court?
There is no responsibility just because he is named as the trustee or executor in the will. TO know what duties or responsibilities he might have I need to know whether a probate has been opened and the will recognized by the court?