ID CLE Requirements
What are ID MCLE requirements?
UPDATED MCLE REQUIREMENTS IN RESPONSE TO THE CORONAVIRUS: At this time, the Idaho State Bar and Law Foundation has not revised the MCLE credit requirements for Idaho due to concerns regarding the coronavirus.
Idaho attorneys are required to complete 30.00 credit hours every 3 years. Members must fulfill at least 15.00 credit hours of their CLE requirement with activities approved for live CLE credit.
What are ID MCLE specialty credit requirements?
Specialty credits may be taken as Live or Self-Study.
Legal Ethics or Professional Responsibility: 3.00 credit hours (required)
When is the ID MCLE compliance deadline?
How do I report my ID MCLE?
NBI, Inc. will report your credit to the Idaho State Bar & Law Foundation. 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.
Application for self study must be submitted to the Idaho State Bar. NBI will provide you with a Verified Certificate of Completion and a timed agenda to be used in the application process.
What are ID MCLE requirements for newly admitted attorneys?
Within one (1) year, an attorney who has actively practiced law must complete the NAC-Approved CLE credit requirement in subsection (f)(1). Of the ten (10) NAC-Approved CLE credits required in subsection (f)(1), attorneys must complete Accredited Activities addressing Idaho law on ethics, civil and criminal procedure, and community property.
New Attorney Program: New members who have not actively practiced law for at least three (3) years prior to admission shall complete the New Attorney Program consisting of an introduction to practice, procedure and ethics.
What is allowed for Self-Study credit?
Maximum 15.00 credit hours.