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LAW 0602: Trusts and Estates
Fall 2017 • Section 51 • CRN 9170

Course Description

This course provides a survey of the principal devices utilized in the transmission of accumulated family wealth, concentrating primarily on the requirements for creating, modifying and terminating wills and trusts. Intestate succession and will substitutes are also considered as are selected issues concerning future interests, powers of appointment and fiduciary administration. The course explores the often clashing policies of effectuating donative intent and restraining dead-hand control.


Day/Time Location
M 6:00-7:15 PM Klein 1D
W 8:00-9:15 PM Klein 1D

Course Details

  • Finbarr McCarthy
Credit Hours

3 Credits


No Limit

Course Type
  • Exam
Course Modality


Fulfills J.D. Requirement


Registration Info

No Registration Restrictions.

Book List/Materials