2018 Tennessee Code
Title 35 - Fiduciaries and Trust Estates
Chapter 15 - Tennessee Uniform Trust Code
Part 5 - Creditor's Claims -- Mandatory, Support and Discretionary Interests -- Effect of Spendthrift Provision.
§ 35-15-508. Removal or replacement power over trustee or other fiduciary not reachable by holder's creditors -- Interests of beneficiary who is also a trustee or other fiduciary not reachable.

Universal Citation: TN Code § 35-15-508 (2018)
  • (a) No creditor or assignee of a beneficiary shall have the power to reach an interest of a beneficiary or any other person who holds an unconditional or conditional removal or replacement power over a trustee or other fiduciary. Such power over a trustee or other fiduciary is personal to the holder and shall not be exercised by the holder's creditors. No court shall direct a holder to exercise the power.

  • (b) Subject to § 35-15-504(b)(3):

    • (1) No creditor or assignee of a beneficiary may reach an interest of a beneficiary who is also a trustee, cotrustee or other fiduciary, or otherwise compel a distribution because the beneficiary is then serving as a trustee, cotrustee or other fiduciary; and

    • (2) No court may foreclose against a beneficiary's interest described in subdivision (b)(1).

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