2019 Georgia Code
Title 53 - Wills, Trusts, and Administration of Estates
Chapter 12 - Trusts
Article 14 - Trustee Liability
§ 53-12-308. Personal liability of trustee

Universal Citation: GA Code § 53-12-308 (2019)
  • (a) A trustee shall not be personally liable on any warranty made in any conveyance unless the intention to create a personal liability is distinctly expressed.

  • (b) Unless otherwise provided in the contract, a trustee shall not be personally liable on contracts properly entered into in the trustee's fiduciary capacity unless the trustee fails to reveal the trustee's representative capacity in the contract.

  • (c) A judgment rendered in an action brought against the trust shall impose no personal liability on the trustee or the beneficiary.


Code 1981, § 53-12-308, enacted by Ga. L. 2010, p. 579, § 1/SB 131.

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