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Legal Options for Removing an Executor in Arizona

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Struggling with an Executor who isn’t fulfilling their duties? If you’re in Arizona, this article is here to help. Dealing with a difficult Executor can be a frustrating and overwhelming experience. But fear not, as we delve into the legal options available for removing an Executor in Arizona. In this power struggle, understanding the proper […]

Who is Executor Where There’s No Will?

Photo of casket being carried to a hearse. Who is executor where there's no will?

When someone dies without a will, it can be difficult to know who is responsible for carrying out the deceased person’s wishes. The executor of an estate – even in the case of no will – is ultimately responsible for dealing with the deceased person’s possessions and taking care of any legal requirements. Let’s talk […]

What To Do When An Executor Refuses To Act

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When you are expecting to benefit from an estate and the executor refuses to fulfill their duties, it can be a stressful and confusing situation. In this article, we will discuss what steps you should take when an executor refuses to act, as well as available remedies when there is a breach of fiduciary duty. […]

Probate Glossary

Probate Glossary

What Do Different Legal Words Mean? You may see or hear the following terms used in connection with a deceased person’s estate. This is a probate glossary of common words. If you’re confused about all the different legal words like “probate,” “personal representative,” “trustee,” you’re not alone. Hopefully this probate glossary will help. Annual Exclusion […]