GA CLE Requirements
What are GA MCLE requirements?
UPDATED MCLE REQUIREMENTS IN RESPONSE TO THE CORONAVIRUS: The requirement for live CLE credit has been temporarily waived. Note: You are still required to obtain 12 credit hours by 3/31/2020, but may do so through self-study, in-house or online seminars.
Georgia attorneys are required to complete 12.00 credit hours every year. Members must fulfill at least 6.00 credit hours of their CLE requirement with activities approved for Live CLE credit.
What are GA MCLE specialty credit requirements?
Specialty credit hours may be taken as Live or Distance Learning.
Legal Ethics: 1.00 credit hour(required)
Professionalism: 1.00 credit hour (required)
Trial Practice: 3.00 credit hours (required) - Only required if you are a trial attorney
When is the GA MCLE compliance deadline?
How do I report my GA MCLE?
NBI, Inc. will report your credit to the Commission on Continuing Lawyer Competency
of the State Bar of Georgia. A Verified Certificate of Completion will be sent to you. Please retain for your records.
Attorneys are responsible for tracking and reporting their own CLE credits. A Verified Certificate of Completion will be sent to you. Please retain for your records.
Send your request in writing, to the Commission on Continuing Lawyer Competency
of the State Bar of Georgia or complete the member form found online at www.gabar.org. The fee will be assessed to you on your annual report.
What are GA MCLE requirements for newly admitted attorneys?
In the year of admission or in the next calendar year, new attorneys must complete the mentoring and CLE requirements of the Transition into Law Practice Program/Mentoring Program.
What is allowed for Distance Learning credit?
Distance Learning credit hours are allowed in the formats indicated. Maximum 6.00 credit hours.