Twelve credit hours every year - including 2 required hours of legal ethics.
A maximum of 8 credit hours.
Attorney Credits is an Accredited Sponsor of MCLE in Virginia. All of our MCLE courses have been approved for MCLE credit by the Virginia State Bar.
Reporting Cycle: Annual
Compliance Deadlines: October 31
Reporting Deadline: December 15
All Virginia attorneys must take the Harry L. Carrico Professionalism Course within 12 months of becoming an active attorney.
No, the Harry L. Carrico Professionalism Course is only provided by the Virginia State Bar.
Yes, a maximum of 12 hours can be carried over to the next reporting period, including 2 legal ethics hours. However, only 8 excess hours earned from online MCLE courses can be carried over to the next reporting period.
Yes, under the Virginia MCLE Requirements we must monitor your course attendance and completion. For online streaming video courses you must click on randomly inserted pop ups during the video to confirm that you are viewing the course. For downloadable courses we have embedded numeric codes in the courses. You must write these numbers down and then after you complete the course you must enter the codes on the website 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.
No. Attorney Credits does not report your completed courses to the Virginia MCLE Board. Virginia attorneys are required to self-report their hours. We do maintain a record of all your completed courses and you can access your certificates of completion at anytime from our website.
You can self-report your MCLE hours on the Virginia State Bar website: https://member.vsb.org/vsbportal.
You can view your transcript online on the Virginia State Bar website: https://member.vsb.org/publicmcle.
At the end of the MCLE reporting cycle, the Virginia MCLE Board will send you a report listing the MCLE that you have completed. If this report is correct and you have completed the required Virginia MCLE, you do not need to take any further action. If the report shows that you are in noncompliance or the MCLE report is inaccurate, you have until December 15 to file an annual report correcting the error or demonstrating Virginia MCLE compliance.
For more information about MCLE in Virginia, please call the Virginia MCLE Board at (804) 775-0577 or visit the Virginia MCLE webpage: http://www.vsb.org/site/members/mcle.
You may also contact Attorney Credits by phone. For further assistance and information about the Virginia MCLE requirement, please call our Support Center at (760) 434-1885.
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