Wills and Estates

Class Unique: 28410

This course deals with donative transfers of property, including intestate succession, probate administration of decedents’ estates, execution and revocation of wills, the use of trusts in estate planning, and rules of construction that affect will and trust drafting. The course also will cover community property laws and basic estate tax and gift tax principles. Relevant Texas Estates Code and Uniform Probate Code statutes will be included in a Supplement to the casebook. Prerequisites: None.

Class Details

Meeting Days Time Location
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday 10:30 - 11:37 am TNH 2.140
Evaluation Method Date Time Alpha Range Room
Final 12/17/19 8:30 am 2.137

Additional Information

Course Type
Grading Method
Pass/Fail Not Allowed
Will not use floating mean GPA


  • Wills, Trusts & Estates - Sitkoff & Dukeminier
      Wolters & Klewer , edition: 10th
      ISBN: 978-1-4548-7642-7   (required)
  • Wills & Estates--Supplementary Materials - Johanson
      Law School , edition: 2019
      ISBN: none   (required)