From the Nixon White House to Trump Tower

On Deck:



February 26, 2017, 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m., PST

(301 Battery Street, San Francisco, CA  94111)

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  • Omaha, NE: May 4, 2018 (Nebraska State Bar Association)
  • Ridgedale, MO: May 31 - June 2, 2018 (Missouri Organization of Defense Lawyers Annual Meeting)
  • San Diego, CA:  July 22, 2018 (CLE by the Sea, hosted by State Bar of Arizona)


About The Watergate CLE

"John Dean and Jim Robenalt’s CLE programs have been hailed by attendees across the country as the best CLE in the nation."

Click HERE for the Seminar History July 2017 Graphics

Nixon victory

(click here for a Quick Look Back at the Senate Hearings)

 Featuring Former Nixon White House Counsel John W. Dean


Co-Presented with Lawyer/Presidential Historian Jim Robenalt


 Recent Books

Nixon Defense Cover

John Dean's latest book, The Nixon Defense, What Did He Know and When Did He Know It


Jim Robenalt's latest book, January 1973

Jim Robenalt's latest book, January 1973, Watergate, Roe v Wade, Vietnam, and the Month That Changed America Forever

How did John Dean's Senate testimony in 1973 start a revolution in legal ethics?


These original series of courses (Watergate I, II and III) explore a lawyer's ethical obligations when confronted with organizational crime or fraud.

With a generous use of historic video and White House Tapes, we use John Dean's experience as the ultimate in-house counsel to the most powerful CEO in the world as our case study

Nixon's Supreme Court: An Inside Look at the Vetting of Supreme Court Candidates (or How the Burger and Rehnquist Courts Shaped the Nation).

From the Nixon White House to Trump Tower, uses materials from The Nixon Court and adds a section on Executive Power under Article II. 

For a description of the seminars, click here.

Featured in Watergate III: Jonathan Karl, ABC News White House Correspondent, with Bob Woodward and John Dean on Watergate's "Lost Weekend"


For schedule and listing of past presentations, CLICK HERE