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What can do I do as a beneficiary if I successfully remove a negligent executor and find out he withdrew the Estate's funds?

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What can do I do as a beneficiary if I successfully remove a negligent executor and find out he withdrew the Estate's funds from the Estate account?

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Ask the court to order him to account for and return the funds. This probably should have been done as part of the removal process.

James Frederick

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If an executor does not properly carry out his duties as representative of the estate, he can be sued for breach of fiduciary duty. Contact an attorney who handles such cases.


I agree with Mr. Frederick: make a return of the funds part of the proceeding to remove the executor.

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