Probate Practicum |
Students will be assigned a client to represent and assist through a guardianship and/or conservatorship proceeding. Students will be responsible for meeting with the client as necessary, obtaining any and all necessary information and documents for and completing pleadings for the proceeding, reviewing the proceeding with the client and obtaining required signatures, coordinating with the supervising attorney to file the pleadings in an appropriate manner, attending and participating in the hearing on the petition for appointment as counsel for the client, and following up with the client to ensure that he or she understands the deadlines for and contents of any pleadings.
Prerequisites: Trust and Estates
Credit Hours: 1
ULW: This course does not satisfy the Upper Level Writing Requirement