Posted by CLE: MCLE on 8/19/06
Your MCLE Record:
View your CLE records online and print your interim report
form from the North Carolina State Bar CLE Web site or
call the N.C. State Bar at (919) 828-4620.
Required Hours During Reporting Period:
The North Carolina State Bar (the accreditation, licensing
and disciplinary entity that is separate and different
from the North Carolina Bar Association) requires
attorneys complete 12 hours of mandatory continuing legal
education, or MCLE, during the reporting period.
How Many Online CLE Hours May I Take?
Attorneys may take up to four hours computer-based CLE.
Visit www.ncbar.org/CyberCLE to select from over 200
online CLE Programs.
Is There A Limit To How Many Webcast Hours I May Take?
There is no limit to the number of CLE hours acquired by
participating in a Live CLE Webcast program. For a
complete list of upcoming Live Webcasts visit
How Many Ethics Credits Do I Need?
Two of the 12 required credit hours must be in the area of
legal ethics or professionalism.
How Many Substance Abuse/Mental Health Credits Do I Need?
At least once every three calendar years, each lawyer must
complete an additional hour of professional responsibility
(ethics) devoted exclusively to instruction in substance
abuse awareness or debilitating mental conditions, and a
lawyer's professional responsibilities.
The answers to the above questions and answers are
intended as an overview and not meant to be the "Final
Word" on North Carolina MCLE requirements. Please contact
the N.C. State Bar with specific questions.