Delaware Laws - Title 12 Decedents' Estates and Fiduciary Relations
CHAPTER 33. ADMINISTRATIVE PROVISIONS
Sec. 3327. Removal of trustee.

Sec. 3327. Removal of trustee. (3271)(1-click HTML)

A trustee may be removed by the Court of Chancery on its own initiative or on petition of a trustor, co-trustee, or beneficiary if: (3272)

(1) The trustee has committed a breach of trust; or (3273)

(2) A lack of cooperation among co-trustees substantially impairs the administration of the trust; or (3274)

(3) The court, having due regard for the expressed intention of the trustor and the best interests of the beneficiaries, determines that notwithstanding the absence of a breach of trust, there exists: (3275)

a. A substantial change in circumstances; (3276)

b. Unfitness, unwillingness or inability of the trustee to administer the trust properly; or (3277)

c. Hostility between the trustee and beneficiaries that threatens the efficient administration of the trust. (3278)

(72 Del. Laws, c. 388, Sec. 6; 74 Del. Laws, c. 82, Sec. 7.) (3279)

  

Our Mission
Objective

Our mission is to provide citizens free access to the laws and codes of their state utilizing a unique search engine that matches clients with qualified legal professionals who can help with specific issues.

Our goal is to do this in a manner that promotes open government and freedom of information, while providing attorneys with valuable tools to connect with qualified prospects in need of professional services.

Ignorance Is No Excuse
Your Right To Know The Law

All citizens have a right to have access to the laws that govern them. Citizen awareness and participation in government is fundamental to ensuring a sound democracy.

Although unfettered access to the law is a fundamental right to all citizens, there is no substitute for experienced legal counsel.

We do not recommend self-representation. We do, however, recognize that in an age where people routinely research legal matters online using everything from a smartphone to their xbox, both attorneys and clients alike can benefit from this resource.