Unraveled: Documentary Screening and Panel Discussion - The Marc Dreier Story and Discussion of Attorney Ethics, Values and Decision Making


Friday, April 13, 2012


Madeleine Giansnti Cag, Warner Chilcott; James Kobak, Jr., Hughes Hubbard & Reed LLP; Ronald Minkoff, Frankfurt Kurnit Klein & Selz PC; Marc H. Simon, Cowan DeBaets Abrahams & Sheppard LLP, director of Unraveled; Lewis Tesser, Tesser Ryan & Rochman LLP


Village East Cinema
181 2nd Ave
New York, NY
United States


member $25 nonmember $35


3:30-5:30 pm

CLE Credits:

1.5 hrs



The screening will be followed by a panel discussion with Marc H. Simon, the film’s director and a noted ethicists.

Unraveled is a documentary about Marc Dreier, the prominent NYC attorney who was arrested for orchestrating a massive fraud that netted over $750 million dollars. The film uses Marc Dreier’s personal tale of destruction to prompt dialog about ethics, values and decision making in today’s society. It is a cautionary tale about the consequences that result when greed and entitlement supplant moral responsibility and highlights dissatisfaction in the legal profession -- especially when a highly educated professional has clients who are making considerably more money than he does -- leading to some very dubious choices.

The documentary has been called “One of the most incisive documentaries about the financial crisis” by Stephen Farmer of the Hollywood Reporter.


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