Wills & Trusts, 66 SMU L. Rev. 1219 (2013)

Digital Planning: The Future of Elder Law, 9 NAELA J. 135 (2013) (co-authored with Naomi Cahn).

Will Contests -- Prediction and Prevention, 4 Est. Plan. & Comm. Prop. L.J. 1 (2011)

Wills & Trusts, 64 SMU L. Rev. 597 (2011)

Wills & Trusts, 63 SMU L. Rev. 865 (2010)

Wills & Trusts, 62 SMU L. Rev. 1499 (2009)

Max's Taxes: A Tax-Based Analysis of Pet Trusts, 43 Univ. Richmond L. Rev. 1219 (2009) (co-authored with Jonathan P. Wilkerson)

Avoiding the Estate Planning "Blue Screen of Death" -- Common Non-Tax Errors and How to Prevent Them, 1 Est. Plan. & Comm. Prop. L.J. 61 (2008)

Wills & Trusts, 61 SMU L. Rev. 1179-1204 (2008)

Review of Raymond C. O'Brien & Michael T. Flannery, Decedents' Estates: Cases and Materials (2006), 29 U.A.L.R. L. Rev. 561 (2007)

Wills & Trusts, 60 SMU L. Rev. 1363 (2007)

Digital Wills: Has the Time Come for Wills to Join the Digital Revolution?, 33 Ohio N.U.L. Rev. (2007) (co-authored with Claire G. Hargrove); republished in Monthly Dig. of Tax Articles, Dec. 2007, at 48

Wills & Trusts, 59 SMU L. Rev. 1603 (2006)

Wills & Trusts, 58 SMU L. Rev. 1205 (2005)

Wills & Trusts, 57 SMU L. Rev. 1293 (2004)

Wills & Trusts, 56 SMU L. Rev. 2071 (2003)

Pet Animals: What Happens When Their Humans Die?, 40 Santa Clara L. Rev. 617 (2000)

Probate and Trusts, 53 SMU L. Rev. 1229 (2000) (co-authored with Jerry Frank Jones)

The Fine Art of Intimidating Disgruntled Beneficiaries With In Terrorem Clauses, 51 SMU L. Rev. 225 (1998) (co-authored with Rob G. Dickinson & Kenneth L. Wake)

Statutory Fill-in Will Forms — The First Decade: Theoretical Constructs and Empirical Findings, 72 Ore. L. Rev. 769 (1993)

Simplification of Inter Vivos Trust Instruments — From Incorporation by Reference to the Uniform Custodial Trust Act and Beyond, 32 S. Tex. L. Rev. 203 (1991)

Pay to the Order of Whom? The Case of the Ambiguous Multiple Payee Designation, 21 U. Tol. L. Rev. 685 (1990)

Enhancing Self-Determination Through Guardian Self-Declaration, 23 Ind. L. Rev. 71 (1990)

Statutory Will Methodologies — Incorporated Forms vs. Fill-in Forms: Rivalry or Peaceful Co-Existence?, 94 Dick. L. Rev. 231 (1990)

Ante-Mortem Probate: A Viable Alternative, 43 Ark. L. Rev. 131 (1990) (co-authored with Aloysius Leopold)

Videotape and the Probate Process: The Nexus Grows, 42 Okla. L. Rev. 43 (1989) (co-authored with William R. Buckley)

The Will Execution Ceremony — History, Significance, and Strategies, 29 S. Tex. L. Rev. 413 (1988)

Videotaping the Will Execution Ceremony — Preventing Frustration of Testator's Final Wishes, 15 St. Mary's L.J. 1 (1983)