Courses

  1. Mandatory New Texas Attorney Ethics Course

    Since 1996, the Supreme Court of Texas requires all newly-licensed lawyers in Texas (including licensed out-of-state attorneys who are newly-licensed in Texas) to complete a four-hour professionalism course, Justice James A. Baker Guide to Ethics and Professionalism in Texas, no later than 12 months after the date of licensure.

    No other course can be substituted to fulfill this requirement.

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    Ethical Considerations for the Pro Bono Provider
    Duration:
    28 minutes
    CLE Hours:
    0.50 CLE hours
    Jay Madrid discusses ethical issues related to pro bono clients.

    Cost: 0.50 Credit or $20.00

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    Why Should I Do Pro Bono Work?
    Duration:
    27 minutes
    CLE Hours:
    0.50 CLE hours
    Texas is in desperate need of pro bono services. Find out how and where you can help.

    Cost: Starting at $0.00

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    Ethical Issues with Online Attorney Reviews
    Duration:
    29 minutes
    CLE Hours:
    0.50 CLE hours
    Online review of attorneys are becoming the norm. Find out what you can do to protect yours online reputation.

    Cost: 0.50 Credit or $20.00

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    Attorney Disqualification
    Duration:
    56 minutes
    CLE Hours:
    1.00 CLE hours
    This program examines the ethics rules related to attorney disqualification.

    Cost: 1.00 Credit or $35.00

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    Legal Ethics in the Information Age: Social Media and Other Pitfalls
    Duration:
    54 minutes
    CLE Hours:
    1.00 CLE hours
    How does the internet affect legal ethics? Attorney John Browning examines the ethical issues raised by the internet and social media.

    Cost: 1.00 Credit or $35.00

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    Legal Fees and Legal Fee Contracts
    Duration:
    1 hour, 5 minutes
    CLE Hours:
    1.00 CLE hours
    Attorney James McCormack provides ethical guidelines for drafting fee agreements and collecting legal fees.

    Cost: 1.00 Credit or $35.00

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    Representing Multiple Parties Ethically and Effectively
    Duration:
    40 minutes
    CLE Hours:
    0.75 CLE hours
    Attorney Jay Madrid provides guidance on avoiding ethics violations when representing multiple parties.

    Cost: 0.75 Credit or $25.00

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    Your Brain on Ethics – How That Thing Between Your Ears Can Lead You Astray
    Duration:
    59 minutes
    CLE Hours:
    1.00 CLE hours
    An expert in behavioral ethics and several attorneys reveal how your brain takes ethical shortcuts.

    Cost: 1.00 Credit or $35.00

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    Ethics To Go - Zoom Edition: A Conversation with the Texas Lawyers’ Assistance Program
    Duration:
    1 Hour
    CLE Hours:
    1.00 CLE hours
    In this program, TCLE Executive Director Jonathan Smaby talks to TLAP Director Chris Ritter and TLAP’s Lead Professional Erica Grigg. He discusses with them what TLAP offers, when to call them, and what happens when you do.

    Cost: 1.00 Credit or $20.00