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Trustee dies, what is the first step for an Executor? Ark,

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Trustee dies, what is the first step for an Executor?
JA: Estate laws vary by state. What state are you in?
Customer: Ark
JA: What documents or supporting evidence do you have?
Customer: Trust
JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?
Customer: no
Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: Estate Law
Expert:  Loren replied 11 months ago.
Good morning. I am Loren, a licensed attorney, and I look forward to assisting you.
Trustee and executor are two different roles and will not necessarily intersect.
What does the trust provide for succession when the trustee dies? Is there a successor trustee?