When a someone drafts their Will, they frequently appoint people close to them to be an executor. This is often done as the testator (person making the Will) trusts this person to action the terms of their Will, administer their estate and carry out...
Disputes often arise in relation to trusts, whether that be a trust created under a Will or under a formal trust deed. A trust dispute is any dispute relating to the administration or running of a trust, whether it involves a dispute over the value of assets, how trust funds are being used or dealing with difficult trustees or beneficiaries.
The law on trusts can seem confusing. Modern trusts are now governed by the provisions of the Trustee Act 2000 however, any trusts created before that act came into force have a different set of rules that apply to them.
Speak to our specialist trust disputes team on 01616 966 229 or complete our online enquiry form and we will contact you directly.