Co-executor

CO-EXECUTOR. One who is executor of a will in company with another. In general each co-executor has the full power over the personal estate of the testator, that all the executors have jointly. Vide Joint Executors. But one cannot bring suit without joining with the others.

CO-EXECUTOR. One who is executor with another.
     2. In general, the rights and duties of co-executors are equal.

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They wrote to the family lawyer, Albert Nixon, who was co-executor with the Vicar of Blackstable for the late Henry Carey's estate, and asked him whether he would take Philip.
But a lifelong friend of Miss Dunkley's, and the co-executor of her will, admitted she was surprised the home was being given to Cats Protection, but could understand the decision.
A life-long friend of Val's, and the co-executor of her will, admitted she was surprised the home is being given to Cats Protection, but can understand the decision.
The documents revealed the couple had signed a pre-nuptial agreement in 1986 and Francesca was originally named co-executor of the will along with Frederic.
A You could apply for probate and then wait for your co-executor to raise objections as to its validity.
In some cases, said Kieffer, it's wise to name a corporate fiduciary as a co-executor to provide the support the executor might need.
The seller, according to property records, was high-powered entertainment attorney John Branca, a co-executor of Michael Jackson's estate.
The partnership allows certain Commonwealth advisors to further meet a variety of client needs by providing objective trust solutions, including personal trusts, charitable and philanthropic trust administration, special needs trusts, court created trusts, account settlement and administration, executor or co-executor management and probate management.
John Branca, a co-executor on Jackson's will, told US TV channel CBS: "Worldwide box office now is over 300 million dollars.
John Branca, a co-executor on Jackson's will, told US TV channel CBS; 'Worldwide box office now is over $ 300 million.
John Branca, co-executor of Michael Jackson's estate, said the attraction will offer fans a permanent place to celebrate, as well as give them the opportunity to see some of the objects displayed at Neverland Ranch.
Michael was always exploring creative new ways technology could enhance the experiences of his fans," Jackson estate co-executor John McClain said in a release.