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Hi, do I need to involve a solicitor to make a someone an executor after death in Scotland? I would like to add my sister instead of me being the only one, thanks
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This would be better than renouncing as this would allow you to take over if anything happen to her.
If you have been nominated the executor in the will, you can assume your sister as an additional executor by means of a 'deed of assumption'.
Although you can DIY it might be best to have it professionally drafted.