If my daughter is listed as executor on my Will, what is the best way to have her removed and name a new executor?

Asked on September 1, 2015 under Estate Planning, Ohio

Answers:

S.L,. Member, California Bar / FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney

Answered 5 years ago | Contributor

You can amend your Will by codocil.  A codocil is an amendment, in this case, in which you would remove your daughter as executor and name the new executor you have appointed.  
You can acknowledge your signature on the codocil in the presence of two witnesses.  


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