Concentration in Estate Planning:                                                                

Required Courses:                                                                                                                       
Income Tax I (description)                                                                                                                                      
Estate & Gift Tax (description)                                                                                                              
Trusts & Estates (description)

*Note: Student must successfully complete Property as a prerequisite for this concentration.

*Elective Courses: In addition to taking one of the two required courses and fulfilling the practical skills and writing requirements, students are required to take electives sufficient to fulfill the balance of the 18 credits required for the Concentration. Equivalent courses may be approved by the Concentration Advisor:
Income Tax II (description)                                                                                                                      
Corporate Tax (description)                                                                                                                                  
Business & Estate Planning                                                                                                       
Federal Litigation: Pension Rights (description)                                                                                          
Elder Law                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              
Non-profit Law (description)                                                                                                    
Federal Tax Practice & Procedure (description)                                                                                            

Business Courses:                                                                                                                    
Secured Transactions (description)                                                                                                              
Sales (description)                                                                                                                                      
Payment Systems                                                                                                             
Bankruptcy (description)                                                                                                                               
Business Planning                                                                                                                    
Drafting Business Contracts
UCC Survey Course

Practice and Writing Component:                                                                                                                   
Estate Planning QWC (description)

Estate Planning Concentration Requirement Form

Note: In the case of extraordinary circumstances and undue hardship, the Associate Dean,
in consultation with the Concentration Advisor may propose an alternative means of satisfying the Practice Component

*Note: Some courses will not be offered every Academic Year.


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