Virginia MCLE Requirements

12.00 credit hours every year.


Reporting Information

Live (Hotel) Seminar Reporting:

Attorneys are responsible for tracking and reporting their own CLE credits.

Please complete the Form 2 (Certification of Attendance) and email, fax or mail it to the Virginia State Bar. You may also post your hours online at www.vsb.org.

Live (Teleconference and Webcast) Seminar and Pre-Recorded Course Reporting:

Attorneys are responsible for tracking and reporting their own CLE credits.

NBI, Inc. will send you a Form 2D (Certification of Attendance) and Verified Certificate of Completion. Complete the Form 2D and email, fax or mail it to the Virginia State Bar. You may also post your hours online at www.vsb.org.

Please retain the Verified Certificate of Completion for your records.

New Attorney Information

Newly admitted attorneys are exempt from the MCLE requirement for the reporting period in which they are eligible to be licensed. Any MCLE credit earned after your notification of successfully passing the bar exam and prior to October 31 of that same year can be carried over to the following reporting period. For example, if you are eligible between November 1, 2017 and October 31, 2018, your first MCLE completion period begins November 1, 2018.

Are There Any Special Requirements For Newly Admitted Attorneys?

All Active attorneys must take the Harry L. Carrico Professionalism Course provided by the State Bar within 12 months of becoming an active member. This is a separate requirement from your MCLE requirement however you may earn CLE credit for your attendance.

  • Pre-Recorded Credits Allowed: Pre-recorded credits are allowed in the formats indicated. Maximum 8.00 hours
  • Specialty credit Requirements
    Specialty credits may be taken as Live or Pre-recorded. Legal Ethics or Professionalism: 2.00 (required)

  • Compliance Deadline
    October 31st

Requirements by Format

Course Book Course Book Included With All Formats

Seminar

National Business Institute Live Seminars are considered Live by the Virginia Mandatory Continuing Legal Education Board.

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

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Video Webcast

National Business Institute Live Video Webcasts are considered Live by the Virginia Mandatory Continuing Legal Education Board.

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

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Teleconference

National Business Institute Live Teleconferences are considered Live by the Virginia Mandatory Continuing Legal Education Board.

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

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Audio Webinar

National Business Institute Live Audio Webinars are considered Live by the Virginia Mandatory Continuing Legal Education Board.

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

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OnDemand Video

National Business Institute OnDemand Video programs are considered Pre-Recorded by the Virginia Mandatory Continuing Legal Education Board.

You can obtain 8.00 of 12.00 required hours with this format.

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OnDemand Audio

National Business Institute OnDemand Audio programs are considered Pre-Recorded by the Virginia Mandatory Continuing Legal Education Board.

You can obtain 8.00 of 12.00 required hours with this format.

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Video Download

National Business Institute Video Downloads are considered Pre-Recorded by the Virginia Mandatory Continuing Legal Education Board. Codes required to verify completion.

You can obtain 8.00 of 12.00 required hours with this format.

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Audio Download

National Business Institute Audio Downloads are considered Pre-Recorded by the Virginia Mandatory Continuing Legal Education Board. Codes required to verify completion.

You can obtain 8.00 of 12.00 required hours with this format.

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Video DVD

National Business Institute Video DVDs are considered Pre-Recorded by the Virginia Mandatory Continuing Legal Education Board. Codes required to verify completion.

You can obtain 8.00 of 12.00 required hours with this format.

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Audio CD

National Business Institute Audio CDs are considered Pre-Recorded by the Virginia Mandatory Continuing Legal Education Board. Codes required to verify completion.

You can obtain 8.00 of 12.00 required hours with this format.

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