Selecting a Successor Trustee—Why the Usual Suspects May Not Be Your Best Choice

Volume 27 No. 1


Richard E. Llewellyn II is a senior vice-president with Whittier Trust Company in South Pasadena, California.

Settlors of revocable living trusts invariably select themselves as the initial trustees, but it is the selection of a successor trustee that usually provokes a discussion.

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