Being an executor means you are responsible for carrying out someone’s final wishes. While it is a responsibility some people accept, it can be daunting.
State Trustees can help.
State Trustees can help if you have been nominated as executor or if someone dies without a valid will. We offer full estate administration or executor assist.
Explore our information and resources for executors. Learn about the role of an executor, why probate is needed, complications that can arise during estate administration and more. Learn More.
The duties of an executor can be complex and time consuming. Our free executor checklist outlines the duties an executor is responsible for. You can download it here.
Frequently asked questions – executor services Here are the answers to some of the most commonly asked questions relating to the duties of an executor.
If you have questions about executorship, or you’ve been named as an executor and need to know more, please ask.