Role of the Executor in a will

Executor’s role in Probate What is an “Executor?” In California the Executor is also called a personal representative. It is the person or entity nominated by the deceased person (the “decedent”) in a Will to administer the estate of that person as directed by the Will. Let’s start by stating that it’s both an honor and a burden to serve as someone’s executor. An executor – now also called a personal representative – is entrusted with responsibility for winding up … Continued