Law 205 - Wills and Trusts

Faculty listed in alphabetical order – please see faculty specific description for requisite information.

F. Foster S. French P. Goodman


General Course Description:

This course surveys the law of wills and trusts. Topics include: interstate succession, wills (with an emphasis on execution and revocation), will substitutes, planning for incapacity, trusts, and problems arising during trust administration. The course emphasizes cases and materials arising under the California Probate Code. Materials for the course include a California supplement as well as a casebook. Estate and gift taxation is not covered in this class.

Please review faculty specific descriptions for additional details regarding each offering.

Course Information:
​Faculty Term Course Section ​Schedule ​Units Requisite Satisfies SAW
Patrick Goodman 16F 205 LEC 1 MTR 10:35 AM - 11:50 AM 4.0 No No
Frances Foster 17S 205 LEC 1 MTR 10:45 AM - 11:40 AM 3.0 No No
Previous Course Offerings:
​Faculty Term Course Section ​Schedule ​Units Requisite Satisfies SAW
Patrick Goodman 14F 205 LEC 1 TRF 10:35 AM - 11:50 AM 4.0 No No
Peter Wendel 15S 205 LEC 1 MW 3:20 PM - 5:20 PM 4.0 No No
Patrick Goodman 15F 205 LEC 1 MTR 10:35 AM - 11:50 AM 4.0 No No
Judith Daar 16S 205 LEC 1 TR 3:20 PM - 5:20 PM 4.0 No No