Understanding the Louisiana CLE Requirement
Total CLE Requirement:
12.5 credit hours annually
*8.5 hours must be taken live
*4 may be completed online
10.5 hours General
1 hour Ethics
1 hour Professionalism
*COVID-19 Temporary Change: Pursuant to an Order issued by the Supreme Court of Louisiana, for mandatory continuing legal education compliance year 2020, the limitation on “self-study” credits (as defined in Rule 3(d) of Supreme Court Rule XXX) shall be increased to twelve and one half (12.5) hours annually.
Newly Admitted Requirement:
New admittees must complete 12.5 credits including 8 hours of ethics, professionalism, or law management before the end of the calendar year that follows their year of admission.
State Contact Information:
Louisiana State Bar Association Mandatory Continuing Legal Education Department
601 St. Charles Avenue
New Orleans, LA 70130
(T) (504) 566-1600 or
(T) (800) 421-5722
(F) (504) 504-828-1416
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