Ohio MCLE Requirements

24.00 credit hours every 2 years.
Members must fulfill at least 12.00 hours of their CLE requirement with activities approved for Live classroom CLE credit.


Reporting Information

NBI, Inc. will report your credits to the Ohio Supreme Court Commission on Continuing Legal Education.

A Verified Certificate of Completion will be sent to you. Please retain for your records.

Not less than 60 days prior to the end of your biennial reporting period, the Commission will send you a transcript showing the number of CLE credit hours that you have been awarded. Review the transcript and inform the Commission if the information is inaccurate or missing.

New Attorney Information

New attorneys must complete a minimum of 12 credit hours of New Lawyer Training instruction during the first biennial compliance period. Three of the 12 hours must include 1 hour each on professionalism, law office management and client fund management. The remaining 9 hours must include one or more substantive law topics that focus on handling legal matters in specific practice areas.

  • Self-Study Allowable: Maximum 12.00 hours.
  • Specialty credit Requirements
    Specialty credits may be taken as Live or Self Study. Professional Conduct: 2.50 (topics can include Legal Ethics, Professionalism, Alcoholism/Substance Abuse/Mental Health Issues, Access to Justice)
  • Compliance Deadline
    December 31st

Requirements by Format

Course Book Course Book Included With All Formats

Seminar

National Business Institute Live Seminars are considered Live by the Ohio Supreme Court Commission on Continuing Legal Education.

You can obtain 24.00 of 24.00 required hours with this format.

Browse OH CLE Accredited Seminars

Video Webcast

National Business Institute Live Video Webcasts are considered Self Study by the Ohio Supreme Court Commission on Continuing Legal Education. Codes required to verify completion.

You can obtain 12.00 of 24.00 required hours with this format.

Browse OH CLE Accredited Video Webcasts

Teleconference

National Business Institute Live Teleconferences are considered Self Study by the Ohio Supreme Court Commission on Continuing Legal Education. Codes required to verify completion.

You can obtain 12.00 of 24.00 required hours with this format.

Browse OH CLE Accredited Teleconferences

Audio Webinar

National Business Institute Live Audio Webinars are considered Self Study by the Ohio Supreme Court Commission on Continuing Legal Education. Codes required to verify completion.

You can obtain 12.00 of 24.00 required hours with this format.

Browse OH CLE Accredited Audio Webinars

OnDemand Video

National Business Institute OnDemand Video programs are considered Self Study by the Ohio Supreme Court Commission on Continuing Legal Education. Codes required to verify completion.

You can obtain 12.00 of 24.00 required hours with this format.

Browse OH CLE Accredited OnDemand Videos

OnDemand Audio

National Business Institute OnDemand Audio programs are considered Self Study by the Ohio Supreme Court Commission on Continuing Legal Education. Codes required to verify completion.

You can obtain 12.00 of 24.00 required hours with this format.

Browse OH CLE Accredited OnDemand Audios

Video Download

National Business Institute Video Downloads are considered Self Study by the Ohio Supreme Court Commission on Continuing Legal Education. Codes required to verify completion.

You can obtain 12.00 of 24.00 required hours with this format.

Browse OH CLE Accredited Video Downloads

Audio Download

National Business Institute Audio Downloads are considered Self Study by the Ohio Supreme Court Commission on Continuing Legal Education. Codes required to verify completion.

You can obtain 12.00 of 24.00 required hours with this format.

Browse OH CLE Accredited Audio Downloads