Trustees must follow legal procedures to administer and distribute a decedent’s trust property. This may involve things such as notifying beneficiaries, paying expenses, and filing tax returns, but they also have an obligation to make sure property is managed appropriately. This can become complicated, and having assistance from an attorney can make the process easier.
It can be a difficult time to grieve the loss of a loved one and have to spend time and effort in administering their Trust or Estate. An attorney knowledgeable in this area can be a great help, so you can focus on your family.