Catalogue 2019 - 2020

LLME 842 Elder Law Simulation



Course Description

This course will explore advanced will and trust drafting; how to read existing trusts and spot problem issues; how to draft to meet clients' goals, address foreseeable changes in circumstances, and avoid latent and patent ambiguities. Students will study individual clauses to understand its rationale and how and why it might be written in a particular way. The estate, tax and Medicaid ramifications of various instruments will be explored. Prerequisites are Elder Law and Elder Law II.