Depending on the provisions in the trust document a co-trustee is potentially liable for the breach of duties by the other co-trustee. It depends on the terms of the trust and whether the co-trustee knew or should have known. Best to consult with an attorney to review the terms and provisions of the trust document and the facts and circumstances of the alleged breach of duty by a co-trustee.
Hi there, you will need to discuss your particular facts with a local lawyer who handles trust litigation. I can guess that this is very fact-sensitive. You can use the Find a Lawyer feature on this site. Good luck.
Answer given for general advice and is not a legal opinion, which would require an analysis of the facts and circumstances as well as the applicable law and regulations.
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