As lawyers, we are fond of looking for the “black letter law,” the well-settled, undisputed and clearly articulated rule of decision for application to the facts of our case. So often, however, there simply is no such rule, no clearly delineated guidepost for us to follow or to urge upon a Court as outcome determinative. Rather, the law is mostly neither black nor white, but varying shades of gray, offering some succor and at least partial support to both sides of a dispute. The resolution of the matter thus generally turns upon issues of policy and the vigorous practice of the art of persuasion.
Ethical issues for lawyers may be similarly described, at least structurally. That is, every state proscribes and declares its “black letter” rules to inform and guide the practitioner in the conduct of office, but no matter how carefully articulated, the rules invariably leave gaps in their midst and spaces between themselves: areas which implicate what we might call “white letter” ethics. The difference is this: the absence of clearly defined rules of law energizes the substantive aspects of practice, and engages the fullness of our skills, to the end that a court may rule on our client’s cause. But an ethical issue which falls into the cracks between the rules of professional conduct affects us, personally and directly, and can pose exquisitely poignant and problematic scenarios for the practitioner who, in default of clearly defined ethical norms, must ask herself hard questions about what shall I do? And she may often be compelled to answer those questions alone, at her professional peril, with nothing but her own experience, judgment and personal moral code to guide the outcome.
The purpose of this program is broadly to begin the exploration of those “white” spaces; the interstices between the rules, generally codified in most states as the “Rules of Professional Conduct,” or “RPC’s.” What the exploration of that apparently “blank” space will reveal is that it is not empty at all, but a roiling sea of clashing values, where tidally conflicting ethical principles can and do crash into one another, each having a legitimate claim to our attention and action. How we choose, then, is as often as important as what we choose. Let the exploration begin...
This course is pre-approved for CLE credit in the following states. If your state is not listed, contact support for more information on how to receive credit
JEFFREY D. ULLMAN has more than thirty-eight years of concentrated experience handling all facets of complex litigation in the state and federal courts. He has earned a very strong reputation for integrity and legal ability among his colleagues and adversaries alike. He is and has been “AV” rated by Martindale Hubbel for more than twenty-five years, and is identified by that organization as “Preeminent,” the highest possible third party peer reviewed recognition of legal acumen and ethical standards available in the legal profession. He has appeared as trial and appellate counsel for a diverse clientele in a wide variety of cases covering the broad spectrum of civil and criminal litigation. His principal areas of expertise include commercial litigation, intellectual property disputes, criminal defense and appeals. He has tried numerous civil and criminal cases to conclusion at the trial level, both before the law courts and before administrative agencies, and he has abundant experience arguing appeals before the Appellate Division of the New Jersey Superior Court, the Appellate Division of the New York State Supreme Court, the New York Court of Appeals and the United States Courts of Appeal for the Second, Third and Fourth Circuits, among others.
Having gained substantial trial and appellate experience principally at small New York firms specializing in criminal defense and complex commercial litigations, Jeff founded the law firm which bears his name, ULLMAN, FURHMAN & PLATT, P.C., together with Arthur Furhman and Gary Platt in 1992. The firm, which represents clients in connection with a broad range of legal matters, celebrated its 20th year of practice and service to its clients at its original Morristown, New Jersey office location, in January, 2012.
Mr. Ullman graduated cum laude from Lafayette College in Easton, Pennsylvania, in 1970, with a degree in Philosophy, and, following a year of graduate study in that field at the University of Rochester, obtained his law degree from the New York University School of Law in 1974. Mr. Ullman served as an adjunct faculty member in the Department of Philosophy at Rutgers University for the 1992-1993 academic year, teaching courses in Social Justice and Philosophical Issues in Punishment and Human Rights.
Jeffrey Ullman is a member of the bars of the States of New York and New Jersey, and is admitted to practice in the United States District Courts for the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York, the District of New Jersey, the United States Courts of Appeal for the Second, Third and Fourth Circuits and the United States Supreme Court. He also has been specially admitted to practice on behalf of clients in trials and appeals in state and federal courts in California, Colorado, Connecticut, Florida and Texas.
Commercial Litigation; Criminal Defense; Intellectual Property Litigation; Appeals
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Jeff is an avid sailor, proud owner of the 33 foot cruising yacht, Apparent Wind. He is a commercially licensed sailboat captain, holding a U.S. Coast Guard 25-Ton Master Credential, with Auxiliary Sail Endorsement. Making his home in Somerset, New Jersey, he has been married for over forty years, and is the father and grandfather of three.
Very animated presenter kept the CLE interesting.
Excellent prof. Appreciated his focus on ethics in addition to the rules. This course was specific and interesting.
Absolutely engaging from beginning to end. My compliments to Mr. Ullman!
One of the best presenters I've seen from Lawline!
This is the best ethics CLE I have ever taken. The speaker was dynamic, knowledgeable and interesting. I thoroughly enjoyed it.
Very interesting presentation
Excellent presentation, absorbing, and at times even inspiring.
One of the best I have taken. Engaging, deep wisdom, and excellent context.
loved the lincoln ending to put it all in a nut shell
Presenter Jeff Ullman was phenomenal.
Excellent very engaging speaker
I liked his idealism!
It was exhilarating!
Excellent, one of the best lectures I have listened to on Lawline! :)
Highly recommend this Excellent presentation on ethics.
I really enjoyed the speaker’s enthusiasm and clear commitment to the topic.
Lecture got better and better as it progressed. Thank you.
Appreciated the Lincoln quotes.
WOW... that says it all about this presentation.
This is the best ethics course that I have ever taken. While other courses occasionally capture various particulars needed for the understanding of specific issues, this course presents an overall summary of the topic in a manner as engaging and informative as possible. Highly recommended.
This was the best lecture I have heard in a long time.
This was a great ethics course!
Best presenter yet!
Great and engaging speaker.
This lecture does remind us why we became lawyers.
VERY engaging and truly a great and enjoyable presentation.
One of the most entertaining and educational programs I've ever seen. I'll be looking for this instructor again.
This guy reminded me of my law school professors. He is clearly passionate about the subject
Excellent, erudite, entertaining
Mr. Ullman's course was the best I've seen so far. His energy and use of real cases (=stories) made this an excellent presentation. The issue of the "grey area" where our ethical responsibilities are unclear is important for us all. I hope to see more from him!
I usually just click 4s for our presenters, but this was truly a fascinating and enjoyable hour.
Engaging and excellent presenter. Bring him back for more courses.
Mr. Ullman is the best presenter I have seen in several years and should be commended for his presentation.
Both entertaining and informative!
Just switched from TRT CLE classes - this is so much better!
The best orator to date.
The host was very good.
This course was very well presented!
The best instructor of all so far.
Mr. Ullman is an engaging speaker.
One of the very BEST over the several tears that I have subscribed to Lawline. Worth listening to again.
Excellent and engaging presentation.
Perhaps the best Lawline presentation yet!
Very good program - very animated and interesting presenter. Thank you!
A wonderful presentation - very informative and interesting,
Mr. Ullman's is one of the best CLE presentations that I've attended. He is an engrossing, knowledgeable, and passionate speaker, and I hope to attend one of his presentations again some day.
Recommend if they practice in NJ.
Excellent discussion of the real-life dilemmas created by competing ethical demands and rules that are not enforced consistently.
one of the most interesting ethics programs I have taken.
Mr. Ullman is terrific. His presentation was to the point and interesting.
Wish the compelling Jeffrey Ullman presented all the courses!
Really good cle
Great attempt to make simple a complicated legal issue
Highly recommend. Excellent delivery, excellent topic and probably the most interesting ethics lecture I have experienced
One of the best ethics courses I have taken.
Best presenter yet!
Best class I've had here.
Great story teller
Exceptional content and very engaging delivery. THANK YOU!
This video was very interesting. Thank You.
Very interesting content & engaging speaking style.
Very effective, attention holding presenter.
Dynamic and knowledgeable speaker who entertains and informs.
The cases brought the material to life, and the Honest lawyer quote sealed the deal! thanks for a great hour of ethics.
good discussion of difficult issues
Powerful and enlightening presentation. Mr. Ullman is an extraordinary presenter. Deeply engaging. I was surprised.
Excellent course. Very thought provoking.
Thought the speaker was engaging.
Lecturer obviously relishes his topic and his enthusiasm and humor are appreciated.
Wow, informative, entertaining, and thought-provoking. Thank you!
very good speaker
Best yet on lawline
Case law was very interesting and did a great job of explaining the dilemma of being to be on both side of a line but not being close to the line itself.
Clearly one of the most effective, energetic presenters I have seen.
Fantastic presentation by Mr. Ullman. This was the best presented course I have taken.
Excellent presentation. Enthusiastic and knowledgeable presenter.
The presenter and his presentation were as good as I have seen.
One of the best online presentations (and presenters) that I have yet seen.
Probably the best overall presentation I've seen on Lawline. Excellent.
Extremely well presented
Fantastic speaker, raise questions to ponder. Would take any course given by him.
The Lincoln quote alone is worth the time.
The best ethical course I have ever had the privilege to attend.
The presenter was excellent -- really knew his stuff!
One of the best ethics courses I've taken.
excellent ethics lecture
Speaker was very engaging.
Outstanding speaker. Should be required viewing in law school ethics class.
Great presentation and materials.
He made ethics interesting
this was one of the best programs I watched.
A very motivating and enjoyable presenter.
The presenter answered all of the questions that I have contemplated from time to time. It was excellent.
Great insight into the topic.
Jeffry Ullman was outstanding
intentionally thought-provoking rather than conclusive.
Best speaker !
Jeffrey Ullman is the best course I have watched on this site, by far. I wish Ethics was always presented as wonderfully as he has done. Thank you!
Mr. Ullman's presentation - both in terms of content and delivery - was excellent. This was an hour very well spent, and now I must go and read more of President Lincoln's writings!
Good presentation; interesting and thought provoking closing remarks.
Amazing speaker. Very captivating.
very good presentation
This presenter was really excellent. Highly engaging!
Very good presenter.
Gripping presentation of what could have been dry material - thanks!
One of the best presenters I have listened to.
superior knowledgeable speaker
Thoughtful speaker. Philosopher lawyer.
Mr. Ullman is a tremendous lecturer. It was a pleasure listening to his presentation.
thank you for an hour i will never forget.
Excellent - should be compulsory viewing for all lawyers!
Excellent program, professionally presented.
The knowlege of content and presentation style was phenomenal. I am glad that I don't have to battle this attorney before a jury :) Excellent job
Terrific and engaging speaker!
Great insight into ethical responsibilities
I don't generally comment but this was an incredibly engaging speaker on a subject that often is not. Kudos. I was glued to the screen. Please more by this presenter!
A topic for all Attorneys that was very well put.
This was a beautiful address.
This speaker is one of your better ones.
Speaker was excellent. After 30 years in practice, I was reminded of what it all means.
This is the first really thoughtful presentation on "legal ethics" I have ever witnessed and I have had to do two every year for 25 years.
EXCELLENT SPEAKER VERY ENJOYABLE
very good lecturer
Excellent presentation. It reminded me of why I am not a litigator or negotiator. It's not in my nature to hide the ball, so to speak. I admire those attorneys who are able to negotiate these very difficult waters.
This program is perhaps the most thoughtful, concise and best discussion of lawyer's ethics I have ever heard.
Excellent speaker, committed to the topic.
Excellent presentation. Very interesting discussion comparing and contrasting Seeling and Kane cases.
Excellent CLE. One of the best speakers I've heard from Lawline.
Excellent, and uplifting to have honesty and our profession joined together.
Very different & helpful.
the best lecture so far. simply, outstanding!
Good speaker and well organized.
This is best ethics hour I've ever experienced! Engaging and thought provoking. Well done Mr. Ullman.
Very good speaker.
The presenter was excellent!
he is an outstanding presentator. Very touched. Thank you.
Excellent presentation. Bravo.
Speaker was dynamic
Very good and thought provoking. Thanks.
Very well done.
Very good presentation; in fact, probably the best I have seen in my entire 35 year career.
Excellent presentation! Thank you, Mr. Ullman.
Very engaging speaker.
Excellent. Best ethics presentation I have seen. Presenter was informed, prepared, and engaging.
very good presentation
Top-notch speaker. Makes potentially dry material rather engaging.
I have never seen a better presentation on legal ethics.
Presented very well.
this was the best Ethics course I have listened to in some time. Excellent speaker, relatable content, and uses excellent case examples to bring the content to life.
This was the best CLE I have seen online.
very entertaining speaker for what i usually not all that engaging of a topic
An excellent speaker presents a fascinating program.
This was the most interesting course I've experienced through Lawline yet. Splendid!
Excellent. One of your best speakers.
An outstanding course in every respect.
The presenter was almost as entertaining as Jerry Seinfeld and the substance was the best one hour lecture on ethics that I ever heard.
One of the finest presentations I have had the privilege to hear.
Great presenter! Very interesting and logical.
Excellent. Very intersting.
A VERY GOOD SPEAKER
BEST ETHICS COURSE SO FAR
Thank you for taking time to present on this topic
Most likely one of the most engaging speakers of a CLE I have ever listened too. I would watch any CLE class he gave.
Good interesting program.
A terrific speaker!
This class was excellent and very helpful!
Jeffrey Ullman is an excellent presenter. I'd definitely keep him on your roster of instructors.
Brilliant (with no shades of grey).
I found Mr. Ullman's presentation to be extremely engaging. Kudos!
Truly enjoyed the presentation. Abraham Lincoln is always good for the soul of any lawyer.
Interesting premise - how does a lawyer navigate between conflicting Rules, blurred lines is applicable in many legal contexts. Focus on professional conduct is excellently applied here. The compass of honesty as a foundational tool in these matters is well presented.
Good on you for being animated about your topic -more instructors should be
Excellent speaker, made an often boring topic compelling.
Very interesting and good speaker.
Outstanding, one of the best ethics presentations of all, truly inspirational. Mr. Ullman should continue to present on the subject.
Great applause for Mr. Ullman
Great speaker. I hope he does more programs.
This was one of the best CLE courses I have ever taken. Excellent speaker.
This was a really well done seminar.
Great program and speaker! Thank you.
This lecture was one of the best I have ever attended that related to ethics and the practice of law. Exceptionally well thought out and presented. I wish my State's ethics advisors were required to watch this.
Great discussion on ethical issues and the conflicts differing courts cause within single court systems.
Very engaging speaker. Loved the CLE. Very useful for me because I'm a barred NJ attorney.
This was an excellent presentation. i have been an attorney for 36 years and this one of the best ethics presentations i can recall! Well done!!!!
Really enjoyed the presenter!!
Very polished presentation by a very effective speaker.
finally, someone who was fun to watch and easy to listen to.
Best speaker I've heard in a long time. There is little wonder the speaker is the name partner of the firm. Well said and well reminded.
Very well done and thought provoking.
Love the way he talks--wish that I could duplicate it.
This lecture was very thought provoking.
excellent presenter! re impossibly conflicting material re "legal ethics"
He's very good. Thorough. Job well done!
one of your best programs
Good Lincoln quote/guidance
Engaging speaker passionate about the topic. Would recommend.
Ullman was excellent.
Very well informed speaker - he is quite enthused about the subject matter - strong presentation
This is one of the best, most entertaining, CLE programs I have attended. Thanks to Mr. Ullman! He's great!!
Dynamic presentation for dry subject.
So interesting and informative! Great program.
BEST COURSE I HAVE TAKEN THIS YEAR. OUTSTANDING INSTRUCTOR
loved the passion of the presenter
This attorney is a fine orator and very much enjoyed watching this lecture.
Truly exceptional presentation; very well done.
One of the best presentations I have heard on lawline.
Great on-line presentation
Instructor was excellent.
This is the best lecture on lawline.
Very thoughtful and perceptive,
Ullman was fantastic!
A gifted and dynamic speaker. A must-take course for litigating attorneys.
Very worthwhile. Informative and reflective
best ethics lecturer
Mr. Ullman was brilliant in his presentation. He went straight to he point in issue. It was very informative listening to his seminar
Very well presented!
most cogent, best speaker I have heard on legal ethics. More from him!
Great Lecturer! Great energy. He is a master orator.
very effective and engaging speaker.
One of the best I have heard on lawline
Mr. Ullman is one of the very best speakers I have heard on Lawline. He is truly well informed and inspirational. I highly recommend this course.
One of my favorite presenters: knowledge, passion, energy, fresh perspective.
The objectives of this course were fully met. Presenter was passionate about the subject being presented. Indeed, effective representation requires responsible choices.
Best CLE yet!
Loved this class. Honesty is at the heart or at least it should be, at the heart of the legal system.
Great speaker! Program was very informative and entertaining!
Issues raised were very interesting.
A fantastic job. The best ever!! Captivating and informative. Thanks.
very inters tin commentary on conflict between attorney client privilege and any necessity to present known circumstances to the court.
Liked the enthusiasm.
Inspiring and comprehensive!
Excellent presentation! I highly recommend.
Very well done presentation.
always timely and quality teaching.
As close to a "black letter" ethics class that I have experienced.
Good lecturer, interesting material.
Of the many courses I have taken on lawline this speaker was the best!
Speaker was terrific.
The speaker was thoughtful, thorough, and came across as sincere and honest - well done!
This was an outstanding course! The spreaker was amazing and engaging.
Presenter was very enthusiastic and made the presentation more interesting.
ULLMAN is one of the best lecturers I have ever heard in my over 45 yrs of practice !! Pleasure to hear him.
An incredible, energetic and captivating speaker. I really enjoyed this seminar.
The speaker was terrific. Kept the material interesting, and his delivery was perfect.
Excellent presenter who was engaging without sacrificing the lecture's content.
One of the more thoughtful ethics discussions.
An outstanding presentation
I hope this presenter is a lecturer at some law school - law students need to hear someone with his passion and aptitude to keep one's interest.
Very interesting viewpoint- comparing black letter law to the "white space." I liked it.
He's a very good presenter.
The best ethics program I've attended. Cases used to illustrate the ethical lessons kept me engaged.
Most entertaining ethics class I've had in a long time
One of the best presentations I have ever encountered. I wish I knew Ullman as a friend.
Greatly enjoyed the lecturer's energy and sincerity in presenting thought-provoking questions.
This lecture on ethics touched upon what it often presents itself as a internal battle in the hearts and minds of an advocate.
A fantastically-engaging and clearly-passionate presenter.
Great speaker, important topic
Mr. Ullman was one of the most engaging speakers I have ever heard.
A superior ethics presentation. I very much appreciated the speaker's willingness to address directly the concepts of right and wrong, and of conscience within the practice of law. Well presented, and extremely thought provoking.
Thank you very much.
Excellent. What a great speaker!
Compliments to the presenter - this was an exceptional CLE.
Such a knowledgeable, dynamic speaker. An excellent presentation.
What an incredible presentation! I found it challenging, thought-provoking, demanding, and (ultimately) uplifting. The speaker was wise, and his oratory impressive. The presentation's title did not serve to indicate the topic, and brilliance, of his lessons. Bravo!
Best video I've seen so far. Excellent.
Good distinctions through recent cases.
truly excellent, and in fact inspirational - well done!
This was a great course, and a great speaker. You will come away with a real appreciation for the limits of ethics rules.
The delivery of an evangelist. I enjoyed it.
excellent presentation and clear description of operative principles in differing underlying fact patterns that are nevertheless very close and consequently can cause confusion regarding what principles should apply. Very very good indeed. I learned -- usually difficult from ethics courses. But this one is clear as is its message.
Excellent and interesting instructor
One of the best programs I've seen on Lawline. Mr. Ullman's presentation was delivered with the energy, precision and poise of the seasoned advocate. His performance should be the standard by which others are measured.
very well presented
Excellent, everyone should watch
Really a nice job!
Excellent course. The faculty was terrific. Very good discussion of obligtion of zealous representation and obligations to the court
One of the best speakers I have ever heard on Lawline or anywhere. Engaging, interesting and very useful information for anyone.
close to best Lawline course I've ever viewed . Kudos to all involved
Speaker was dynamic
Excellent presentation; compelling.
The instructor was very engaging.
Very interesting and novel approach---let your conscious be your guide!
Superb presenter and extremely thought-provoking presentation.
Dynamic, daunting, and a little disturbing- this was an excellent presentation that held the attention and seemed to speed by in much less than an hour- the speaker was extremely effective and is to be highly commended for his efforts-bravo!
Best interface for on demand I have encountered. Speaker made a dry subject quite engaging.
program was very informative
Informative and interesting take on professional responsibility issues.
Refreshingly engaging presentation.
He was GREAT!
This speaker had good energy.
The speaker was absolutely fantastic! Save this presentation for future lawyers and non lawyers.
Very good course.
This speaker is very engaging and one of the best I've ever heard with regard to ethics-related topics.
Jeffrey is a terrific speaker. I truly enjoy listening to his lectures.
Mr. Ullman is the best of the best Lawline lecturers.
Bravo! An excellent presentation in an area which often is lackluster. Presenter brought a clear presentation of a lawyer's continuing dilemma.
The speaker was excellent and very engaging
Fantastic presentation, I applaud Mr. Ullman for attacking the "white policy space" that too few touch upon for teaching moments. It is those areas of the law that we really must navigate for the "black letter law" are akin to navigation markers in the sea of law. Yet in the end, it is the lawyer that must navigate by those markers and into the realm of open water space.
One of the best webinars that I have ever viewed. The speaker was excellent, and most importantly, inspiring, even to a lawyer who is entering his 40th year of practice, like I am.
Best program on Lawline that I've seen.
Excellent ethics lecture. Black and White but still exist the shades of grey at times. No court is perfect and no system is flawless. However, the system and ethics should always strive towards perfection.
Speaker was excellent !
Very engaging lecturer.
Extraordinary presentation. Would actually like break bread with the speaker!
Presenter was fantastic.
I have watched many videos and been to many programs. This presenter was by far the best I have ever seen. Thank you for putting together such a good program.
excellent presentation in all respects
One of the very best ethics presentations I've attended. Thank you!
Outstanding! Excellent presentation.
A different take and a good one. Rightly distinguishes ethics from competence and the case examples were excellent illustrations of the white (gray) areas of ethics. Erring on the side of good behavior sounds like the better alternative-as recommended.
Very very good.
Great passion and belief!
I would watch more of his presentations.
Excellent presentation and presenter. Thank you.
I thought the presenter was a very good orator who presented an engaging cle. Thank you.
A very thoughtful presentation of the conflict between zealous advocacy and duty to the tribunal.
Thoughtful as well as interesting
One of the finest ethics presentations I have had the pleasure of hearing
I highly recommend this most informative and interesting course. It is an excellent ethics presentation.
The instructor was very engaging and informative
Loved the course and the presenter. I highly recommend this course
Excellent speaker and presentation
Excellent speaker, very inspirational and effective.
Very good speaker.
Insightful and thought provoking.
Very informative and interesting course. Speaker was excellent.
this was an excellent course.
Excellent course. Very engaging speaker.
He is one of the finest presenters I have had the pleasure of listening too.
A passionate lecturer, devoted to the ideals of the profession and a worthy presentation.
Excellent presentation, although limited examples geared for trial lawyers. Exhortation at the end was a useful reminder
The ethics courses in this bundle are uniformly the best - taught with intelligence and passion.
This program is one of the best that I ever encountered. Mr. Ullman passionately and effectively explained the real crux of ethics considerations, gave good guidance to navigate the issues, and challenged the audience to be genuinely ethical.
What a fine, interesting speaker! Mr. Ullman's presentation was excellent.
This was without a doubt the best CLE course I have taken in years. The content and presentation was head and shoulders above the norm. Very well done!
This presenter is excellent.
Jeffrey Ullman was the best presenter, and best ethics presenter, I have ever encountered. Prosecutors have a duty (in all jurisdictions) to seek justice and be candid with the court. Criminal defense attorneys should be required to listen to his session.
Phenomenal presentation and message --eloquent and bottom-line at the same time. Speaker makes one remember when "Ethics" was an integral part of our profession and not just a CLE requirement.
The most interesting lecturer yet.
Mr. Ullman is a great and engaging speaker!
Very knowledgeable speaker, and passionate about the topic.
Would love to have Jeffrey Ullman present on more topics!
This was the best legal ethics presentation I've heard by far!
Wow. Absolutely fantastic presentation, terrific content, terrific speaker!
One of best presentations I have seen with regard to ethics. A very forceful, well informed, persuasive speaker.
Jeffrey Ullman made a wonderful, inspirational ethics presentation with many excellent examples of a lawyer's obligation to make disclosures from a collateral matter in one he's then dealing with.
I was able to take the slides and print them directly. Very nice feature.
Excellent, thought provoking. Keep this speaker!
An excellent presentation!
Mr. Ullmann has captured the essence of being a lawyer and scholar. His cases are most interesting and stimulate the mind. As both lawyer and Rabbi, i found his lectures on ethics and lawyering very stimulating and meaningful.
Best presenter on this packet
The best presentation I have seen or heard about "professional responsibility. " It captured my attention. Thanks.
Outstanding! I'm 73 and this is one of the best lectures on ethics I have ever heard!
This presenter was absolutely top notch. He made the content not only interesting, but compelling. This was the sort of CLE presentation that the audience hopes for and that faculty should aspire to.
Very informative and entertaining lecture
Great...really good speaker.
Excellent. Captivating Speaker
Great message and reminder of our ethical duty as officers of the court.
Excellent and simplifying the confusion of how to interpret the rules.
Enjoyed this presenter.
Mr. Ullman was a terrific presenter of an inordinately difficult subject to present in an engaging way...he actually seemed, gulp - enthusiastic!!!
Jeffrey Ullman is a character.
Really, truly excellent course!
Good command. Made me reflect.
Excellent ethics course, perhaps the best I've ever seen/attended.
Very Informative. Learned something new.
One of the best LawLine courses I have attended. Exceptional speaker.
Powerful and energetic voice for an important topic.
best class so far
Superb. One of the very best presentations.
An exceptional presentation that leaves a lawyer to really think about ethics in a different way.
Jeffrey Ullman is an AMAZING presenter. made me appreciate the ethics lecture and thoroughly enjoyed the seminar . He really worked it.... didnt just phone it in like so many others. Truly entertaining and informative
Mr. Ullman was terrific.
Interesting hook to get into the spirit of the program. Great.
I could watch this presentation twice in a row. Really? Really!!! I
Excellent and persuasive speaker
Excellent presentation! The lecturer did an exemplary job.
One of the top five best ethics lectures I have ever seen. Very well done.
One of the best seminars you will see/hear. Mr. Ullman is excellent.
That was the best lecture I've heard from this service.
Great speaker and presentation!
Very well done.
This is an excellent presentation. Thank you.
Excellent speaker. Interesting and well-presented content.
Very good speaker. the best so far!
this guy is a fabulous speaker.
Top notch presentation. Thank you!
Mr. Ullman is inspiring.
Fantastic! Hi energy, articulate, good stories.
Excellent presentation of difficult choices!!!
Excellent - one of the best continuing ed courses I've taken in 40 years of practice.
Very engaging teacher.
Excellent speaker who made a dry subject very interesting.
Beautifully presented. Both a substantive lecture and a call to honorable practice that goes beyond any mere code of ethics.
A great presentation.
Very good and interesting take on attorney ethics
best ethics lecture I've attended in 43 years.
Great speaker to follow!
The best ethics program I have ever taken!
This was one of the better online seminars I've viewed. Excellent job
Absolutely outstanding. I would recommend Jeff Ullman for your highest honors at LawLine.com.
Outstanding speaker. Excellent presentation.
Fantastic and thought provoking.
Instructor quite engaging. Lecture was enjoyable.
one of, if not the best preseñter i have heard
Excellent presentation and program content. I would take another course with Jeffrey Ullman in Lawline, if he gave any.
Excellent speaker, terrific presentation!
all around excellent course
Excellent, excellent presentation. Valuable and needed.
Good discussion of rules of ethics in representation of client and duty to the court
VERY INFORMATIVE AND EXCELLENT SPEAKER!!!
This is the first time that i have heard lawline faculty ask the audience to reflect5 upon why we went to law school and assumed we do so for the greater good. Bravo We need more introspection in all lwline courses, especially ethics
Very astute distinction of the cases.
A vary excellent lecture !
I would encourage EVERY person who practices law to see this! It's time to understand that honesty is key to how you address the practice of law. My recent encounters with attorneys have not displayed this.
My favorite so far! f
An incredible orator!
great presentation, good speaker
The best Lawline course I have ever taken!!!!
presented by a great orator, well versed in his content and empassioned in his delivery
EXCELLENT speaker, presentation and subject!
Probably the best CLE presentor I have seen
Well presented and very informative.
Wonderful, dynamic speaker. Candid, enagaing, to the point. Best ethics seminar I've taken in nearly 43 years of practice! Addresses real issues faced by honest lawyers, not dopey admonitions not to steal from your client's trust account that we have a
An excellent hour of CLE!
Excellent presentation. Enjoyed materials and speaker.
This was one of the best on line presentations on the topic of ethics. Mr. Ullman is a great speaker that made the usual dry topic of Ethics into a very interesting presentation.
A SKILLFULLY CRAFTED, KNOWLEDGEABLE; INTERESTING AND COGENT PRESENTATION....BRAVO, ATTORNEY ULLMAN. !!!
Animated. Extremely informative. Loved it!
Excellent program for a new and an experienced attorney
Remarkably gifted speaker
Great presentation on ethics issues
Fire in the belly!
high yield, cogent talk on our obligations as attorneys to best serve our clients, illustrated by pertinent case examples where black letter law fails and "white space" law prevails
one of the best courses I have taken on Lawline. VJO'Reilly
Best speaker so far
Best discussion of what it really means to be an ethical attorney in practice I've ever heard
Jeffrey Ullman is one of the best, if not the best, speaker on, Lawline. He's substantively knowledgeable and eloquently presents the material eloquently.
The speaker was great!
Very strong speaker.
Great speaker, great presentation! Dynamic and engaging. Highly recommend.
One of the best I have taken
Presenter was excellent.
An exceptional presentation. A breath of fresh air in the dry world of ethics.
Thank you for a superb presentation which did not avoid the complexities of this issue.
Excellent. Straightforward and refreshing talk on ethics. Goes right to the heart of the issue - focusing on the highest integrity we should all strive for in all we do in our work as lawyers.
Most talented speaker I have encountered on lawline.
Smooth Presentation and notes were easy to follow. Dave F, Colorado
One of the very best MCLE lectures I have ever attended.
Excellent speaker with great communication skills.
Phenomenal speaker. EXCELLENT presentation.
This is the best lecture I have heard yet on Lawline.com.
The best ethics presentation I have ever viewed or attended.
Very dynamic speaker!
Superbly done! Thanks!
Glad to have a second course from this instructor.
Interesting perspective worth listening to. Exposes some of the chaos in sorting out ethics problems from the lack of clear rules and obligations.
Excellent, Excellent, Excellent.
Very knowledgeable great delivery
Very good presenter. Information was concise and informative.
It seems like a philosophy course.
Mr. Ullman is truly an outstanding speaker. One of the best CLE's I've taken.
Great presenter with thought provoking content.
Love this guy
loved it. Great way to start a New Year!
The speaker was excellent.
One of the best I've listened to.
Great course and speaker!
Great speaker! Ethics presentations are often dry and difficult to attend to fully. Not so in this case due to the speaker's wonderful presentation.
Bravo! Best legal ethics lecture I have heard.... be an Honest Lawyer, or don't choose to be a lawyer. Again Bravo!
A powerful ethics course. Do not miss this one.
Absolutely outstanding presentation. Thank you!
One of, if not the best ethics presentations I've seen. Wonderful!
I really enjoyed this speaker. He was very engaging and kept my attention throughout.
Excellent concept for ethics
Outstanding discussion by an experienced lawyer who understands the essence of integrity, which is being true to thyself.
Excellent. Thought provoking Thank you.
Wonderful seminar. Thank you for offering this speaker.
Very interesting and useful. Thank you!
Best class yet.
Outstanding lecture by a committed, articulate, and highly knowledgeable expert practitioner. One of the best ethics lectures I've heard during my many years of practice. Highly recommended!
Thoughtful and inspiring.
This course helped me remember why I went to law school. Tx you!
Very thorough presentation with in-depth knowledge on subject matter. Highly recommend.
This was probably the best on demand CLE I have taken. It was interesting and extremely well presented. Thanks!!
This was a great class. The speaker was interesting and engaging.
one of the best ever
Superior Speaker and presentation
One of the best ethics CLEs I've taken.
great speaker, great message
Excellent presentation. The best I've seen on Lawline to date. His approach of discussing ethical dilemmas by detailed reference to case was effective. His point that, at the end of the day, lawyers' conduct must be based on their own integrity and se
Mr. Ulman is one of your best presenters.
Great speaker, great subject.
Great speaker and teacher!
In addition to the need for a lawyer to be honest and candid, the speaker, through his presentation, also showed the need for a lawyer to be passionately engaged to be an effective advocate. Well done!!
Jeffrey Ullman is an amazing speaker. The impact of his final point about the importance of honesty cannot be overstated.
This speaker outlined the very problem I had when I firs starting practicing law.
Beautiful and original presentation.
Great speaker, clearly passionate. One of the few ethics courses that I've taken that was actually quite interesting!
Outstanding! I would have listened to a longer presentation.
Very engaging speaker and interesting presentation.
Great job. Easy to listen and absorb!
Excellent Seminar. I highly recommend it.
Best speaker at lawline
Just very enjoyable.
Excelllent, engaging and informative
Well-presented and entertaining
Thank you - very thought provoking.
A thoughtful and thought provoking discussion. Perhaps honesty really is the best policy in the practice of law.
Very good lecturer. Most enjoyable ethics course I have taken in years...
Excellent speaker. Well prepared.
Dynamic speaker. Very engaging.
Thank you for the energy and inspiration of this outstanding talk.
Mr. Ullman is one of the finest speakers I have ever listened to. I could not turn away from his talk, BRAVO!
I have never heard a lawyer make Ethics so interesting that I wanted the course to go on longer! Great presentation. Thank you!
That was fascinating. The presenter's style made what could have been a boring topic riveting.
Very impressive speaker and course.
Best CLE speaker I have found on Lawline
Mr. Ullman’s Presentation was impeccable
A really thoughtful and entertaining presentation.
I loved this lawyer's fundamental approach towards ethics and our profession. "Honesty reflects an attitude towards others ... that has to do with respect for others ...and the integrity of your purpose." Well said and not said often enough. Thank you. Al
This was the best ethics seminar I have yet experienced.
Speaker is very engaging and clear.
Exceptional speaker. A joy to listen to this program.
i highly recommend this particular ethics course the presentation was impeccable and extremely useful
very practical view of ethics in action
best CLE presentation/SPEAKER that I've seen all year. thank you very much.
He was one of the best speakers you have had to date. Really great job!!
Most excellent presentation!
Excellent, highly informative and motivating.
Best ethics speaker I've seen.
That was the best lecture I have seen for CLE credit in years. Mr. Ullman is a remarkable lecturer, and a great attorney.
A powerful, crisply delivered presentation that everyone should attend.
This was great - thank you.
Very good course with excellent speaker and more nuance than typical CLE course.
Interesting and engaging
The speaker was fantastic! I will look for his courses in the future.
I wish there was a number 5 added to the rating scale.
Interesting course, would have liked for it to be longer.
Best presenter that I have seen. He really captured my attention!!
Excellent, engaging speaker.
This one was pretty good. Jeffrey Ullman is a very good speaker.
Entertaining and informative presentation