South Carolina CLE Requirements


What are SC MCLE requirements?

South Carolina attorneys are required to complete 14.00 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 SC MCLE specialty credit requirements?

Specialty credit hours may be taken as Live or Alternatively Delivered.
Legal Ethics: 2.00 credit hours (required)
At least once every three reporting years, members must complete one hour of instruction devoted exclusively to substance abuse or mental health issues (SA/MH) and the legal profession. SA/MH hours are ALSO considered general hours.

When is the SC MCLE compliance deadline?

February 28th

How do I report my SC MCLE?

NBI, Inc. will report your credit to the South Carolina Commission on Continuing Lawyer Competency.

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

What is allowed for Alternatively Delivered credit?

Maximum 8.00 credit hours.

Requirements by Format

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Live Credit

The below format is considered Live by the South Carolina Commission on Continuing Lawyer Competency.

You can obtain 14.00 of 14.00 required hours with the below format.

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Alternatively Delivered Credit

The below formats are considered Alternatively Delivered by the South Carolina Commission on Continuing Lawyer Competency.

You can obtain 8.00 of 14.00 required hours with the below formats.

View all Alternatively Delivered Credit formats

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