Trustees: Judicial blessings

A recent case illuminates when a trustee can enter into a commercial transaction and the scope of s57 of the Trustee Act 1925. Adam Carvalho and Joseph de Lacey highlight the key points

Cases Referenced

  • Alexander v Alexander [2012] WTLR 187 Ch D
  • Public Trustee v Cooper [2001] WTLR 901
  • Re Portman Estate [2015] WTLR 871 Ch D
  • South Downs Trustees Ltd v GH & ors [2018] EWHC 1064 (Ch) (to appear in the next Wills and Trusts Law Reports)