About this Program

Ethics for Litigators is a very expansive course on the proper ethical conduct of an attorney in many different scenarios. Hal Lieberman delivers concise and straight forward facts and materials that are well organized and informational.  In this course, Lieberman covers the in’s and out’s of client confidentiality, the anti-contact rule, client witness perjury, witness preparation and negotiation. It includes an in depth question and answer session that dives deeper into the more important ethical issues.  This is a must see program for anyone involved in litigation.


I) Client Confidentiality
II) Anti-Contact Rule
III) Client witness perjury
IV) Witness preparations
V) Negotiation Tactics
VI) Conflicts of interest in Litigation
VII) Civility

Reviews

Barbra
New York, NY

Interesting and well organized

Warner
Midlothian, VA

good program for beginning lawyers and a useful overview of the area. Probably too superficial for an experienced lawyer.

Chris
New York, NY

very pleased with the courses.

ruth
Beaverdam Va,

very useful for my practice

Daniel Caldwell
Abingdon, VA

Very good

James
Washington, DC

keying in on litigation items was very helpful. Practical resolution & discussion very good.

Sandra
Chicago, IL

very informative and clear

Brian
Chicago, IL

All round, important information lawyers should know.

Kenneth
Norristown, PA

The speakers were well informed and clearly knew their subject matter.

Chet
Little Rock, AR

Helpful and practical

Robin
Highland Park, IL

good

Jonathan
Washington, Dc, DC

Nice combination of practical advice and thoughtful analysis. Good job.

mary lynn
Knoxville, TN

enjoyed it;thanks.

Karen
Chesapeake, VA

Excellent recap for me as I transition back to the civilian sector.

Lori
Yonkers, NY

Very informative.

Clarence
Morristown, TN

Good information; on point for some of my work

James
Arlington, VA

Very well done- good practical presentation.

Sharon
Mandeville, LA

Good and informative course

Hugh
Santa Monica, CA

best lawline program I have seen so far.

William
Riverside, IL

Great overview.

James
Charleston, SC

Helpful, which is enough.

Martin
Evanston, IL

The advice is very practical and helpful for litigators.

John
Clarksville, TN

excellent

Elizabeth
Chicago, IL

good examples of situations where ethical issues arise in litigation and what to do about it,

michael
Cedar Grove, WI

Informative and helpful to my practice.

David
Denver, CO

It was basic, but important

Peter
Frankfort, IL

great

Michael
Allen, TX

Good review

Catherine
Pensacola, FL

Slideshow is a plus!

Mary
Chicago, IL

Interesting.

Randall
Phoenix, AZ

I liked the slide show to the left of the screen with the speaker on the right.

Olukayode
Romeoville,, IL

Excellent presentation

Stephen F.
Niles, IL

They were well-prepared and informative.

David
Sandiago, CA

Good team approach.

Michael J.
Arlington Heights, IL

very inciteful

Eric
Chicago, IL

very helpful

Edward
Arlington, VA

Good course, good material

Kathryn
Vienna, VA

Very informative,succinct, and to-the-point. The question and answer session was also valuable.

Catherine
Halesite, NY

Very good presentation.

CARLOS
Austin, TX

Excellent speakers.

Robert
River Vale, NJ

good presentation

Amy
Williamsburg, VA

Good

Lisa
Quincy, IL

Very good.

Jeffrey
Piper City, IL

well organized and informative

Richard
Miami, FL

This program was greatly enhanced by the extensive question and answer session by Mr. Lieberman.

BONNIE
Jupiter, FL

good issuesn raised

Robert
San Antonio, TX

Good general overview and refresher course on these topics.

Reva
Dallas, TX

very good practical advice

Robert M
Newport News, VA

The seminar was very informative and helpful to me in my litigation practice. I would recommend it highly to other attorneys.

Thomas
Richmond, VA

Good.

Geoffrey
Washington, DC

Q and A at end especially interesting.

robert
Rockville, MD

good overview of important topics in legal ethics

STEPHEN
Coral Gables, FL

Very well presented. To the point .. easy to listen to

Jay
Lovisville, KY

Good coverage of the topic by both speakers.

Bopst
Miami, FL

I thought the speakers were very well versed in the subject matter.

Shari
Larchmont, NY

Concise and excellent speakers. Easy to follow outline, particularly side by side during on-line course.

Catherine A.
Richmond, VA

I appreciated the readable sized fontws of the written materials.

Sandra Jean
Tallahassee, FL

informative a little too general

Pamela
Norfolk, VA

Good material. Practical information. Useful

Bruce
Ft Lauderdale, FL

good practical guidance

John
Lakewood, CO

Thanks

Joseph
Ventura, CA

Just what I needed for a refresher.

Michael A.
Los Angeles, CA

very good

JOSEPH
Santa Ana, CA

nice review of ethics

John
Alexandria, VA

A good overview, but wanted for depth on some topics.

Michael
Irvine, CA

Most enjoyable. Very informative! I appreciated how they edited the asking of the questions out to create a smoother flow to the presentation. Thanks.

John
Van Nuys, CA

excellent

Stephanie
Glenmoore, PA

Great refresher and very practical!

Jada
Memphis, TN

overall good course

Eric
Portales, NM

A fine seminar

Mitchell
Jupiter, FL

To the point.

Mark
Coral Gables, FL

Very good.

Ralph
San Gabriel, CA

thought the presentation was informative, good and useful.

Pete
Orange, VA

well done

James H.
Surprise, AZ

excellent

Edmund O.
Orlando, FL

It was an interesting and insightful presentaion on issues affect everyday litigators. I am glad I chose it.

Michael
Denton, TX

Very good!

Jason
Philadelphia, PA

good course.

sandra
Denver, CO

helpful

William
Tallahassee, FL

I enjoyed the "real world" topics here. It was a good overview of some of the most common issues that arise. I also thought the speakers were very knowledgeable. They may want to speak a little slower though. There was quite a bit of info to process. The references in the end were helpful as well.

Doris
Crawfordville, FL

Helpfull

James
Oakton, VA

Very good course on areas that come up in practice.

Deborah
Goose Creek, SC

Excellent refresher!

Savonala
Durham, NC

it was excellent

Donald
Gastonia, NC

informative and to the point

Roger
Pawleys Island, SC

very thorough and well presented

William
Westmont, IL

Interesting topic.

Spurgeon
Raleigh, NC

A no nonsense presentation that updates and refreshes the knowledge of the areas covered.

Thomas
Houston, TX

Interesting.

CHERYL
Irving, TX

Outstanding!

Sean
Atlanta, GA

Very informative.

Joseph
Sarasota, FL

very difficult to handle questions like this while being recorded. presenter did a good job with questions

Carla
Vero Beach, FL

A good overview of ethical issues that may arise during the course of litigation.

Edward
Brooklyn, NY

Excellent course

Jeffrey
Atlanta, GA

The program addressed a lot of everyday issues that come up about what is permissible under ethics situations. Very useful.

George
Fort Mill, SC

Good program

Angela
New York,

Important and useful topic matter.

Aubrey
Miami, FL

good course

Michelle
Dolton, IL

I would rec to those who are litigators only.

Malcolm
Dunnellon, FL

excellent practical overview provides hands on experience

Christopher
New York, NY

inforamtive

Harrison
Houston, TX

First rate!

Michelle
Woodridge, IL

Very informative.

Mary
Philadelphia, NJ

Actually it was very informative.

Andrew
Decatur, IL

Good to review as a reminder of proper conduct.

Gerald
Charlotte, NC

Very good overview of ethical issues facing litigators.

Terrence
Chicago, IL

This was very good.

Frances
Woodstock, IL

This seminar makes me want to learn more.

Lawrence
Park Ridge, IL

Question and answer is very helpful.

steven
Boston, MA

outstending instuctor teaching a dry subject

Joan
St. Louis, MO

Excellent presentation.

Larry
Jackson, TN

very gopod overvoew of some common ethical issures

Thomas
Evanston, IL

covered a broad range on information.

Richard
Chicago, IL

very informative course. I really enjoyed it.

Michael
Chicago, IL

Good overview of subject matter. It was a little remedial in some areas, as I learned most of this substance in my law school ethics course, but a good refresher course for me.

Erik
Lisle, IL

Good content.

Rebecca
Chicago, IL

very useful & topical, especially meta data issues.

Keith
Griswold, CT

Generally good. but a little dry.

Letheal
Homewood, IL

This lecture was very informative and I will be sure to use it as a continued resource.

Michael
New York, NY

too general for an experienced litigator.

christina
Long Grove, IL

VERY GOOD PRESENTATION

James
Chicago, IL

good

Richard
Niceville, FL

good program

James
Buffalo, NY

thorough and useful

David
Wheeling, IL

good examples

Oksana
Lewiston, ME

Good review on the rules that we all have to "play" by. Thanks!!

Erica
Kapolei, HI

I thought this was a nice, broad overview of ethical issues to watch for in practice. It brought up important points and reminders of pitfalls to avoid, and basic steps to take in case of an ethical dilemma.

John
Nashville, TN

Questions were helpful.

kay
Mtn Home, NC

Mr.Leiberman was very knowledgeable

Joanne
Flower Mound, TX

Very Good.

Dan
Naples, FL

interesting topic and material

Amy
Frisco, CO

Good course. Liked the information regarding false testimony.

Daphne Marie
Houston, TX

Good overview.

Precious
Brooklyn, NY

Insightful and helpful. I liked the course.

James
Scarsdale, NY

Excellent program

Jeffrey
Severn, MD

Thanks again!

Andrew
Auburn, NY

I enjoy the "sea stories" with case examples and personal experiences, and would not mind seeing more incorporated.

Jessica
Houston, TX

Great!

Robert
Miami, FL

Good summary.

Martha
Nashville, TN

Basic but good.

Timothy
Washington, DC

Decent course.

Bernice
Waldport,

Nicely done. Solid and clear. Difficult to accomplish in the area of ethics. Thanks

Anthony
New York, NY

Mark
Manassas, VA

A good well presented course on the topic.

Michael
San Pedro Sula,

Very interesting presentation of ethics

Kristina
King George, VA

Nice presentation.

Jett
San Ramon, CA

Thoughtful and well presented. Kudos to Messrs. Lieberman and Supple.

Michael
Reston, VA

Clear and helpful presentation. Thank you.

Allison
Astoria, NY

This was a good, straightforward presentation of the ethical issues faced in litigation. I especially enjoyed the Q&A at the end.

Samuel
Syracuse, NY

to the point

Denine
Woodbury, NY

very clear and helpful. Good. a little boring.

Amy
Dallas, TX

It covered the basics in a clear and informative manner.

Anna
Chicago, IL

Good coverage of litigation ethics topics.

Tracey
Kennett Square, PA

The question and answer session at the end was particularly useful.

Michael
Nashville, TN

Good insight into avoiding problems.

Nancy
Kailua-kona, HI

Question and answer section was extremely beneficvi8al

Daniel
Harrisonburg, VA

Well done.

Nelson
Monterey, CA

There was some very helpful information provided in this course.

Randy
Ogallala, NE

Course on straight ahead ethics. Good for new practioner. I have heard most of it before. Speakers did a good job of speaking without hesitation.

Retha
Cataula, GA

Well-organized and strong overview.

Karen
Kailua-kona, HI

well presented

Brian
Westbury, NY

Very interesting topic. The judge recusal part was topical and relateable.

Charles
Fort Myers, FL

Excellent!

Zachary
Charlotte, NC

Great way to catch up on litigation ethics!

Steve
Arlington, VA

Very good basic ethics course.

Karl
Sodus, NY

Good overview of ethics in litigation.

Stacey
Winston Salem, NC

Good basic summary of ethics issues

Paul
North Aurora, IL

very well done; topical and practical

Vera
North Riverside, IL

very good

alan
Houston, TX

Excellent content.

Elliot
Seattle, WA

good overview, speaker good grasp of profession's norm/standard of honesty

Rhys
Hobart, WA

Good topic and well presented by panel.

Franc
Bainbridge, WA

Very basic and broad. Good survey, but of little value for research or more detailed study.

Byard
Stanwood, WA

well done and very interesting

Eva
New York, NY

Informative

William
Lubbock, TX

This was a good refresher course on ethics for litigators. I enjoyed the Q and A portion of the program.

Dale
Pearland, TX

Well done.

john
Durango, CO

All civil litigators should be required to take this course. Many have forgotton the rules of ethics - great course.

Joseph
Yonkers, NY

Very good ethics course on fundamental issues.

Frank
Arlington, VA

Sarah
Midlothian, VA

Liked the part on metadata

Eric
Alexandria, VA

Very helpful refresher on the issues faced in litigation.

Ricardo
Seattle, WA

Good discussion of conflicts, confidentiality.

Brian K.
Everett, WA

Very pertinent information and timely

Michael
Chicago, IL

Great tips on what to avoid and what to do when you are stuck.

Tytenia
Wahiawa, HI

A good reminder

Kristine
Arlington, VA

Excellent course on ethics and litigation.

Ben
Arvada, CO

Great cursory summary of ethics. Could not go into in depth detail due to time contraints.

Laurel
Fort Worth, TX

This was a very helpful refresher on many ethical topics. It also held my interest through the substantive material and presentation. I am not usually a particularly high rater on CLE programs.

Craig
Vancouver, WA

Outstanding!

Battocchi
Mclean, VA

Pretty good.

Antonia
Burke, VA

very insightful and helpful

Julia
Seattle, WA

Solid presentation on crucial ethical issues in litigation.

Colette
Craig, CO

lots to think about - presenter obviously knows his "stuff" and I like his emphasis on CIVILITY..............

Steven
Commack, NY

Good solid info, good solid presentation.

Benjamin Azubuike
Pasadena, CA

good

Chandara
Faifax, VA

Great presentation and powerpoint slides!

Charles
Poulsbo, WA

The substance is quite significant .

Melissa
Buffalo, NY

In fact I have recommended Lawline to friends.

Rob
Haddonfield, NJ

Attorney Lieberman was well spoken and knowledgeable about the subject matter.

Nikki
Phoenix, AZ

Thank you

Kevin
Seattle, WA

Pretty good. A good bit of information for an hour's time.

Michele Garrick
Golden,

Some of their information was valuable for all attorneys, not just litigators.

Steven
San Leeandro, CA

Liked the focus on the rules as sources of behavior standards as well as of professional discipline. Presentation well-organized through use of citations to the rules.

Chinwe
Tucson, AZ

I like having the note space and the questions on the same screen as the video. The speakers were knowledgable and gave excellent real life examples.

Rita
Raleigh, NC

Q & A was good along with examples.

Joy
Austin, TX

Very good general overview.

Marissa
Brooklyn, NY

Very helpful.

henry
Evanston, IL

Exactly waht CLE should be: real experts speaking about real issues and directing the discussion to actual relevant law ans standards. Well organized , clear presentation, and grounded in the foundational values of the practice.

Timothy
Voorhees, NJ

Excellent coverage

Claudia
Phoenix, AZ

Excellent

John
Franklin Lakes, NJ

Good overview to develop an understanding of what ethics issues can arise in litigation.

Hazel
Los Angeles, CA

Excellent presentation -- very informative.

Lawrence
Brooklyn, NY

well executed

Timothy
Fort Myers Beach, FL

perfect refresher

Kenneth
New York, NY

Very helpful to me.

Ross
Henderson, NV

Good review of this area.

David
Sacramento, CA

Very well-done.

Doug
Parker, CO

Good content.

Murray
Orem,

I thought Hal Lieberman handled the question and answer session very well.

John
San Diego, CA

a very very good review

Karin
Los Angeles, CA

This course was interesting and could be made longer.

Michelle
Fillmore, CA

Good info especially in the gray areas

John
Simi Valley, CA

Great presentation

Alan
Montclair, NJ

I really enjoyed it.

Joseph
Washington , DC

great course

Jamey
Golden, CO

Great discussion and well documented.

F Theresa
Vallejo, CA

Easy to listen to - informative but not at all dry

Denise
Chicago, IL

Good info

Joseph
Studio City, CA

This should be required viewing by all attorneys.

John
Oxnard, CA

well done

Edward
Pasadena, CA

clear presentation

Marcia
Los Angeles, CA

Good job!

John
Azusa, CA

The speakers made the material easy to understand. Very nicely done.

Timothy
Anchorage, AK

Great presentation.

Gerald
Newton, MA

Very informative and good coverage

Paul William
Madison, CT

Very informative; after 30 yrs I hope I know ethics !

Andrea
Atlanta, GA

good

Caroline
Long Beach, CA

A great refresher on ethics and great detailed discussion on areas of concerns for all attorneys

Matthew
Huntington Beach, CA

excellent knowledge

Gregg
Thousand Oaks, CA

Great course and information.

Jill
Branchburg, NJ

very informative

William E.
Springfield, IL

Educational

Henry
Los Angeles,

Good

Paul
Peachtree City, GA

I really appreciated the question and answer session at the end of the presentation.

Thomas M.

The program was an excellent refresher course with many specific examples ilustrating the ethical issues.

Jeffrey
Bethlehem, PA

I appreciated the various areas of the subject matter that were explored

Eric
New York, NY

Solid down the line

Joanne
Lloyd Harbor, NY

Very informative. Thank you.

joe
Mesa, AZ

I really liked Hal's presentation. It was straight forward and really to the point with good examples of how the rules work. Very nice guy with great insight. Thanks much!

Peter
Matteson, IL

Excellent presentation!

Alexander
Jersey City, NJ

These guys are serious pros who know their trade.

Rimantas
Chicago, IL

covered a lot of issues

Carolyne
Larchmont, NY

Very very detailed presentation. Especially good for litigators. Speakers were thorough.

Robert
Danbury, NC

Good

Richard
Raleigh, NC

Very helpful, good practical tips.

Rickey
Caledonia, MI

Excellent

Hector S.

good course

Rating

Production Date

September 29, 2008

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