chess executor and beneficiary conflict of interest

Recognising a Conflict When a Beneficiary is Also an Executor

Can someone be both executor of a will and a beneficiary under the will? This is quite common – but what if there is a conflict of interest? Beneficiaries and executors A beneficiary of a will is a person named in the will as someone who will inherit money or property, or benefit from a trust. An executor of a will is the person named in the will who is […]