Course Description

This course presents a variety of legal ethics scenarios inspired by current events and includes a discussion of recent developments in legal ethics.

This course includes video recorded for the Washington County Bar Association's 2019 Winter Bench Bar.

Videography services were provided by Network Deposition Services.

Your purchase includes access to the course and course materials for 90 days.

CLE Credit:

2.0 PA Ethics CLEs

This course contains approximately 2 hours of content, all of which is required for course completion.

Your certificate of completion will be issued automatically after all elements of the course have been viewed/completed.  Credits will be reported to the CLE Board within 30 days of your completion of the course and your completion date will be reported as the day on which you actually finished the course.

Minimum System Requirements:

This course includes downloads of PDF documents (Portable Document Format) and streaming video. Viewing the documents will require Adobe Acrobat Reader or other PDF viewing software.  Adobe Acrobat Reader is available for free from the Adobe website.

The video player will run on Mac OS, Windows and Linux as well as most mobile devices and tablets on any browser that supports Adobe Flash and/or HTML5.  Supported browsers include Chrome, Safari, Firefox, Internet Explorer 9,10,11, and Microsoft Edge.  Internet Explorer 8 is not supported on Windows XP for security reasons, but is supported on Windows 7 or higher operating systems.

An internet connection with a minimum speed of 768 kilobits per second is required.  At least 5MB/sec is recommended to stream video in full HD quality.  Please note that the video player may downgrade the quality of the video to accommodate lower connection speeds.


  • Jack Marshall

    Jack Marshall

    JACK MARSHALL is president and founder of ProEthics, and personally develops its original training programs. He is also its primary ethics trainer, having created and facilitated more than 200 different interactive seminars, retreats and training sessions on ethics, compliance, leadership, management, and harassment.

    Jack has taken the experience gleaned from a diverse career in law, public policy, academia and theater, and applied it to the field of legal, business, workplace and organizational ethics.

    A graduate of Harvard College, where he specialized in American Government and leadership, and Georgetown University Law Center, he practiced criminal law in Massachusetts and organization law in the District of Columbia, and led non-profit organizations devoted to education, public policy research, and health. He is a member of the Massachusetts bar and the District of Columbia bar.

    He served on the adjunct faculty of the Washington College of Law at American University in Washington, D.C., teaching legal ethics from 2006-2008. His commentary on topics ranging from leadership to ethics to popular culture have appeared on The O’Reilly Factor, O Magazine, The Virginia Monthly, The Weekly Standard, Trial, and numerous state bar publications. He has been featured on many public policy radio and TV shows, including NPR’s “Tell Me More,” PBS’s Religion and Ethics Weekly,and many local and internet broadcasts.

Course curriculum

  • 1
    Course Materials
    • How to Navigate This Course
    • Course Materials
    • Faultlines Part One
    • Faultlines Part Two
    • Faultlines Part Three
    • Faultlines Part Four
    • Course Evaluation (Required)