Removal of a Trustee in Ohio

Under the Ohio Trust Code, the settlor, a co-trustee, or beneficiary may request the court to remove a trustee or the court may remove a trustee on its own initiative.  The statutory basis for removal includes situations where (1) the trustee has committed a serious breach; (2) lack of cooperation among co-trustees substantially impairs the […]

Evidence in Fiduciary Litigation

Daniel McGowan is a trial lawyer with a focus on fiduciary liability and probate litigation.  He can be reached for a free consultation by clicking here.  Institutional and individual trustees alike are routinely measured by reference to what a prudent or reasonable person would do under similar circumstances. Ohio probate lawyers often look for evidence […]