Twelve credit hours every year - including 2 required hours of legal ethics.
A maximum of 6 credit hours each year. To see a list of CLE courses offered in Pennsylvania please click the following link: Pennsylvania Course List.
All of our online and downloadable on-demand CLE courses have been approved for CLE credit by the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania Continuing Legal Education Board.
Reporting Cycle: Annual
Compliance Deadlines: April 30, August 31, or December 31
Reporting Deadline: April 30, August 31, or December 31
Group I: May 1 - April 30
Group II: September 1 - August 31
Group III: January 1 - December 31
The Supreme Court of Pennsylvania requires newly admitted lawyers to complete the Bridge the Gap program prior to their first CLE compliance deadline.
No. The Bridge the Gap program is only presented by the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania.
You can carry over up to 2 times the current year's requirement. You may only carry live hours forward into the succeeding 2 years. Distance Learning hours do NOT carry forward.
Yes, under the Pennsylvania CLE 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 Supreme Court of Pennsylvania Continuing Legal Education Board. Our automated attendance reports run on the 1st and 15th of every month and 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.
The Supreme Court of Pennsylvania Continuing Legal Education Board maintains a record of your CLE compliance. The Supreme Court of Pennsylvania Continuing Legal Education Board will inform you of your CLE status before the final day of your compliance period and will also provide a final compliance report after the end of the CLE compliance period. If the report indicates that you are in compliance, you do not need to take any further action. If you have not completed your required CLE, you must cure any CLE deficiency.
You can view your transcript online if you have a MyPACLE account: https://www.pacle.org/lawyer/login.
For more information about CLE in Pennsylvania, please call the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania Continuing Legal Education Board at (800) 497-2253 or visit the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania Continuing Legal Education Board webpage: https://www.pacle.org.
You may also contact Attorney Credits by phone. For further assistance and information about the Pennsylvania CLE requirement, please call our Support Center at (760) 434-1885.
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