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LAW G806: Orphans Court Pleading and Trial Practice
Spring 2018 • Section 21

Course Description

This course will cover both petition and accounting practice, and trial practice in the Pennsylvania Orphans' Courts with special attention to will contests. The students will study the applicable state and local rules and case law in those substantive areas most commonly litigated in the Orphans' Court and will draft a series of pleading practice documents. During the trial practice partition of the course, students will learn about the various phases of a trial and will use NITA materials to practice their skills in a courtroom setting.


Schedule

Day/Time Location
W 8:00-9:50 PM Klein 1B

Course Details

Instructor
  • Anne Lazarus
Credit Hours

3 Credits

Seats/Capacity

12

Course Type
  • Writing
Course Modality

Classroom

Fulfills J.D. Requirement

None

Registration Info

Registration Notes

This is a Graduate Tax Program course. JD students must obtain permission to register from Assistant Dean Thompson or Professor Mandelbaum.

Pre-Requisites

You must have completed the following courses before enrolling in this course:

  • LAW 0602 (Trusts and Estates )

Book List/Materials