Washington attorneys must earn 45 CLE Credits every 3 years, including
at least 6 ETHICS and at least 15 LAW & LEGAL PROCEDURE credits. You may carry
over up to 15 excess credits, including 2 ETHICS credits, to the next reporting
NEW for 2016: Washington allows you to earn ALL (45) of your MCLE Credits by Self-Study
of WA-approved CD, DVD, CD-ROM and Online courses, including the required
minimums of 6 ETHICS and 15 LAW & LEGAL PROCEDURE credits. There is no longer
a live credit requirement.
You may earn ALL of your WA MCLE credits with approved National Law
Foundation courses in the following subject areas:
-Ethics (ETH- the required minimum 6 credits)
-Law and Legal Procedure (L&LP - the required minimum 15 credits)
-Professional Development (Other- up to 24 credits)
-Personal Development and Mental Health (Other - up to 24 credits)
-Office Management (Other - up to 24 credits)
-Improving the Legal System (Other - up to 24 credits)
of National Law Foundation CD-ROMs will obtain these Washington MCLE Credits for you. National Law Foundation is an approved Washington CLE Sponsor.
Each order includes a Certificate of Purchase for you to keep for your records.
Self-report your participation in CD-ROM courses on your
myWSBA.org MCLE Roster Page.