I have nobody to be executor so can you tell me any banks or businesses in Seattle area who do this? Thank you!

I ave 20 years of actuary life left and nee to find a bank or business that will be aruond then to be my exector. Can you tell me who does this/ Thank you!

Asked on June 30, 2009 under Estate Planning, Washington

Answers:

M.T.G., Member, New York Bar / FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney

Answered 11 years ago | Contributor

Third party executors - banks, attorneys, etc., - can charge a great deal of money to carry out your wishes in a Will but they are available.  Have you spoken with an estate planning attorney?  It may be possible to structure your assets in accordance with Washington Law so as to avoid having to go through the probate process (such as POD bank accounts, etc).  Go and seek help to check out your options.  There may be something you did not think of that the attorney will be able to suggest.  You can start here at attorneypages.com.   


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