Legal definition of grantor
Living Trusts Legal Terminology


\ ɡrænˈtɔːr \ A person who grants another person or entity (an agent) the authority and power to act on behalf of the grantor in accordance with the powers set forth in a power of attorney document.
(2) The person who sets up a trust or makes a disposition of property.
“Grantor” Means one who creates or adds to a trust and includes “settlor” or “trustor” and a testator who creates or adds to a trust. (PART II, Sec. 731.110)
Source: FLorida Probate Code. website
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