Twelve credit hours every year - including 1 required hours of legal ethics.
All 12 credit hours starting with your 2019 compliance cycle. If you are still completing your 2018 courses, you may only take 6 online. To see a list of MCLE courses offered in Oklahoma please click the following link: Oklahoma Course List.
All of our online and downloadable on-demand MCLE courses have been approved for MCLE credit by the Oklahoma Bar Association.
Reporting Cycle: Annual
Compliance Deadline: December 31
Reporting Deadline: February 15
There is no special requirement for newly admitted attorneys. Please note that Oklahoma attorneys are exempt from the MCLE requirements for the remainder of the calendar year they are first admitted to practice.
Yes, up to 12 credit hours may be carried forward to the next compliance period.
Yes, under the Oklahoma MCLE Requirements we must monitor your completion of the course. For online streaming video courses you must click on randomly inserted pop ups to confirm that you are viewing the video. For downloadable courses we have embedded numeric codes in the courses. You must write these numbers down and then enter them on our website after you complete the course to obtain your course certificate. Please note that the date you enter the codes and get the certificate is the date that will be printed on the certificate.
Yes, Attorney Credits does report your completed courses to the Oklahoma Mandatory Continuing Legal Education Commission. Our automated attendance reports run on the 1st and 15th of every month and we report through their website normally within two business days of the report running. In addition, we also maintain a record of all your completed courses and you can access your certificates of completion at anytime from our website.
If you have all of your required Oklahoma MCLE completed by December 31, you do not have to file an Annual Report of Compliance. If you have NOT completed all of your required MCLE by December 31, then you must file an Annual Report of Compliance. In mid-January the Annual Report of Compliance is mailed to all Oklahoma attorneys whose records indicate that they have not completed the required MCLE. When you receive the Annual Report, you must make any necessary additions or corrections and return the Annual Report to the Oklahoma Bar Association by February 15.
For more information about MCLE in Oklahoma, please call the MCLE Department of the Oklahoma Bar Association at (405) 416-7009 or visit the Oklahoma Bar Association's MCLE webpage: http://www.okbar.org/members/mcle.aspx.
You may also contact Attorney Credits by phone. For further assistance and information about the Oklahoma MCLE requirement, please call our Support Center at (760) 434-1885.
Total MCLE Credits Required: 12
Total Online Credits Allowed: 12
Legal Ethics OR Professional Responsibility OR Prevention of Malpractice - Minimum Credit Hours Per Cycle: 1
Reporting Cycle: 1 year
Compliance Deadline: 31-Dec
Reporting Deadline: 15-Feb
Attorney Credits makes completing your mandatory Oklahoma Bar Association CLE convenient, affordable and easy! With Attorney Credits’ convenient CLE website and on-demand OK CLE courses you can complete your CLE at your own pace from your desktop & laptop computers, tablets or smartphone in the following CLE media formats: streaming video, MP3 and Video Download. Oklahoma attorneys may earn 6 Oklahoma CLE hours from Attorney Credits online CLE as part of the 12 hour OK CLE requirement, including the Oklahoma specialty CLE requirement. Attorney Credits’ Oklahoma CLE courses have all been approved by the Oklahoma MCLE Commission and we report your completed CLE hours within 30 days of course completion.
Oklahoma attorneys must complete a minimum of 12 CLE hours during the annual compliance period, including at least 1 required hour of legal ethics. The period from January 1 through December 31 is the Oklahoma CLE compliance period. If you complete your Oklahoma Bar Association CLE requirement after December 31 you will be assessed a $100 fee for late CLE compliance. You are not required to file an Annual Report of Compliance if your OK CLE record reflects that you have completed the 12 required CLE hours by December 31. However, the Annual Report of Compliance must be filed by Oklahoma attorneys who do not have sufficient OK CLE credit on their OK CLE record by December 31. Oklahoma attorneys may earn no more than 6 of the 12 OK CLE hours by participating in online OK CLE courses.