Grounds for hostility? The removal of executors and the Jimmy Savile Charitable Trust – Re Savile (Deceased)  EWCA Civ 1632
26 January 2015
Testators have the freedom to choose who they want to be the executors of their estate, whether this be family members, friends, professionals or even charities. The court is generally reluctant to interfere with the testamentary freedom of a deceased testator without justification.