Maine MCLE Requirements

12.00 credit hours every year.
Members must fulfill at least 7.0 credit hours of their CLE requirement with activities approved for Live CLE credit.


Reporting Information

Live Seminar:
NBI, Inc. will report your credit to the Maine Board of Overseers of the Bar. A Verified Certificate of Completion will be sent to you. Please retain for your records.

Self Study:
Attorneys are responsible for tracking and reporting their own CLE credits. A Verified Certificate of Completion will be sent to you. Please submit a signed copy of the certificate to the Maine Board of Overseers of the Bar and retain a copy for your records.

  • Self-Study Allowable: Maximum 5.00 credit hours.
  • Specialty credit Requirements
    Specialty credit hours must be taken as Live. Legal Ethics or Professional Responsibility: 1.00 credit hour (required)
    Harassment/Discrimination: 1.00 credit hour (required)
  • Compliance Deadline
    RULE CHANGE: Effective May 1, 2019, Maine's Continuing Legal Education Rule, Maine Bar Rule 5, was comprehensively amended by the Maine Supreme Judicial Court. Members of the bar are encouraged to review the amended rules as significant changes have been adopted. Of note, the annual registration and reporting of CLE credits have been bifurcated. The annual registration of attorneys will begin on July 1st as usual. Starting January 1, 2020, and each year thereafter, attorneys shall demonstrate CLE for the prior calendar year.

    In order to transition from a fiscal year to a calendar year CLE reporting system, attorneys will report for calendar years 2018 (11 credits) and the 2019 CLE requirements (12) credits, for a total of 23 credits beginning January 1, 2020.

Requirements by Format

Course Book Course Book Included With All Formats

Seminar

National Business Institute Live Seminars are considered Live by the Maine Board of Overseers of the Bar.

You can obtain 12.00 of 12.00 required hours with this format.

Browse ME CLE Accredited Seminars

Video Webcast

National Business Institute Live Video Webcasts are considered Live by the Maine Board of Overseers of the Bar.

You can obtain 12.00 of 12.00 required hours with this format.

Browse ME CLE Accredited Video Webcasts

Teleconference

National Business Institute Live Teleconferences are considered Live by the Maine Board of Overseers of the Bar.

You can obtain 12.00 of 12.00 required hours with this format.

Browse ME CLE Accredited Teleconferences

Audio Webinar

National Business Institute Live Audio Webinars are considered Live by the Maine Board of Overseers of the Bar.

You can obtain 12.00 of 12.00 required hours with this format.

Browse ME CLE Accredited Audio Webinars

OnDemand Video

National Business Institute OnDemand Video programs are considered Self Study by the Maine Board of Overseers of the Bar.

You can obtain 5.00 of 12.00 required hours with this format.

Browse ME CLE Accredited OnDemand Videos

OnDemand Audio

National Business Institute OnDemand Audio programs are considered Self Study by the Maine Board of Overseers of the Bar.

You can obtain 5.00 of 12.00 required hours with this format.

Browse ME CLE Accredited OnDemand Audios

Video Download

National Business Institute Audio Downloads are considered Self Study by the Maine Board of Overseers of the Bar.

You can obtain 5.00 of 12.00 required hours with this format.

Browse ME CLE Accredited Video Downloads

Audio Download

National Business Institute Audio Downloads are considered Self Study by the Maine Board of Overseers of the Bar.

You can obtain 5.00 of 12.00 required hours with this format.

Browse ME CLE Accredited Audio Downloads

Course Book Download

National Business Institute Course Books are considered Self Study by the Maine Board of Overseers of the Bar.

You can obtain 5.00 of 12.00 required hours with this format.

Browse ME CLE Accredited Course Book Downloads

Video DVD

National Business Institute Video DVDs are considered Self Study by the Maine Board of Overseers of the Bar.

You can obtain 5.00 of 12.00 required hours with this format.

Browse ME CLE Accredited Video DVDs

Course Book

National Business Institute course books are considered Self Study by the Maine Board of Overseers of the Bar.

You can obtain 5.00 of 12.00 required hours with this format.

Browse ME CLE Accredited Course Books

Audio CD

National Business Institute Audio CDs are considered Self Study by the Maine Board of Overseers of the Bar.

You can obtain 5.00 of 12.00 required hours with this format.

Browse ME CLE Accredited Audio CDs

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