South Carolina CLE Requirements
What are SC MCLE requirements?
UPDATED MCLE REQUIREMENTS IN RESPONSE TO THE CORONAVIRUS: The South Carolina Supreme Court rule waiving the limit of 8 credit hours taken via alternatively delivered formats for the 2020-2021 compliance year has expired. There are no further rule changes at this time.
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/Professional Responsibility (LEPR): 2.00 credit hours (required)
At least once every two reporting years, members must complete one hour of instruction devoted exclusively to substance abuse, mental health issues or stress management (SA/MH) and the legal profession. SA/MH hours are ALSO considered general hours.
When is the SC MCLE compliance deadline?
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.