COLORADO CLE REQUIREMENTS
Whether you’re an experienced or newly admitted Colorado attorney, here’s what you need to be in the know about the CO CLE rules and how to get your Colorado CLE Requirements fulfilled with a Knowledge Group CLE Bundle.
Colorado CLE Requirements
Colorado CLE Requirements: All attorneys admitted to practice in Colorado shall complete forty-five (45) credit hours of continuing legal education including at least seven (7) credit hours of legal ethics.
Compliance Deadline: December 31
Reporting Deadline: January 31
Compliance Cycle: Every three years
CO CLE Requirements Approval of Programs: The Knowledge Group does not submit application for CLE credits in Colorado. TKG webcasts are pre-approved in California thus, attendees may claim credits in Colorado through reciprocity.
Program Format: The Knowledge Group LIVE Webcasts qualify as live programs in Colorado. There is no limit to the number of credits a Colorado attorney can earn via live program. View our list of LIVE Webcasts.
The Knowledge Group Recorded Webcasts qualify as homestudy courses in Colorado. There is no limit to the number of credits a Colorado attorney can earn via homestudy courses. View our list of Recorded Webcasts.
CO CLE Reporting Procedure: The Knowledge Group does not submit attendance report to Colorado Board of CLE. Attorneys may earn credits through reciprocity. Submit a Colorado Affidavit form with the section entitled “accreditation in another (mandatory CLE) state” completed. Or, submit the “Uniform Certificate of Attendance” (provided by some sponsors of CLE programs) along with a statement certifying that the CLE program is accredited in another mandatory CLE state. Also, indicate the name of the state and the number of credits awarded by that state.
For Newly Admitted Attorneys
CO CLE Requirements For Newly Admitted Attorneys: The first compliance period begins on the date of the attorney’s admission to practice law in CO, and ends on December 31 of the third full calendar year following the year of admission.
For more information, contact Colorado Board of CLE at:
Ralph L. Carr Judicial Center
Colorado Supreme Court
Board of Continuing Legal Education
1300 Broadway, Suite 510
Denver, CO 80203
Phone: (303) 928-7771
OTHER STATE CLE REQUIREMENTS
- District of Columbia
- New Hampshire
- New Jersey
- New Mexico
- New York
- North Carolina
- North Dakota
- Rhode Island
- South Carolina
- South Dakota
- West Virginia