Basic Ethics for Lawyers

Production Date: December 16, 2016 Practice Areas: Ethics Estimated Length: 7206 minutes


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This program provides an overview of the basic ethic rules that all lawyers must follow in all areas of the law. It includes an emphasis on how these rules are affected by the general practice of law in today’s internet and social media environment, including a discussion of ethics and electronic devices, cloud computing, and payment of fees by credit card.

Other topics to be covered include duties to clients and former clients, lawyers’ responsibility of non-lawyers, fee arrangements, conflicts of interest, the sale of a legal practice, and more.

Learning Objectives: 

  1. Gain a comprehensive understanding of the American Bar Association’s Model Rules of Professional Conduct
  2. Understand how to apply the ethics rules to today’s evolving technology 
  3. Explore conflicts of interest and how to avoid them
thomas m.
Greenwich, CT

good overview

Melissa S.
Oklahoma City, OK

nice presentaton

Robert H.
Martinez, CA


Rose W.
Alexandria, VA

Great comprehensive course.

jason b.
Omaha, NE

Very Useful information

Zachary J.
Charlotte, NC

great detailed course

Randy P.
Houston, TX

Very comprehensive coverage -- thanks.

Glen A.
Washington, DC

Exceeded my expectations.

Earl B.
Albuquerque, NM

very complete

Peter B.
Bow, NH

Very Good on How to Use and Electronic media .

Diana K.
Oceanside, NY

Good refresher course

Catherine H.
Fort Worth, TX

I really liked the presenter, David Sass, nice manner, very real & straightforward presentation of essential information, thanks!

Stephanie O.
New York, NY

very comprehensive. the instructor was highly knowledgeable of his subject.

Matthew W.
Houston, TX

Excellent review of all the basic considerations in professional ethics.

Peter L.
Tenafly, NJ

Good program

Joseph L.
Houston, TX


Jerry L G.
Owensboro, KY

A good refresher...

Sarah M.
Washington, DC

THank you

Jaclyn C.
New York, NY

good program

kenneth r.
Austin, TX

Thorough, complete and thoughtful. Well worth the two-hour commitment.

Margaret F.
Vestal, NY

Succinct and relevant

Lisabeth O.
Frisco, TX

I enjoyed this lecture. Thank you, Mr. Sass.

Sharon A.
Mandeville, LA

Helpful information

Julie A. B.
Hiles, WI

Not a sexy subject, but an indispensable one for all attorneys.

Justin M.
Fort Mill, SC

This was a very informative CLE, thank you Lawline.