10 Ethical Concerns When Lawyers Use LinkedIn

Professional Development Series

Domain: Technology Management

As marketing professionals, many of us encourage our lawyers to expand their network though social media tools like LinkedIn. However, there are unique ethical concerns that restrict a lawyer’s ability to use those platforms as freely as other professionals. In this engaging 1 hour program, internationally renowned ethics educator Stuart Teicher, Esq., reveals key ethical concerns that you should be telling your lawyers to watch out for when they use LinkedIn as a marketing tool. He will explain key rules and provide insight to important advisory opinions from around the country. Stuart combines his experience as an ethics investigator and his background as a performer to provide a substantive, but amusing program that will help you keep your lawyers out of trouble.  

Learning Outcomes:

  • Identify the top ethical and legal issues related to LinkedIn
  • Recognize key areas that could be seen as misrepresentation
  • Identify profiles that might trigger ethical concerns
  • Recognize the dangers of inadvertent claims of “specialization”
  • Identify when individual posts and direct messages could trigger the ethics rules

Stuart I. Teicher, Esq., CLE Performer

Price: Complimentary for Members