Delaware CLE Requirements
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MCLE Requirements: All attorneys admitted to practice in Delaware shall complete twenty-four (24) credit hours of continuing legal education including at least four (4) credit hours of Enhanced Ethics.
Compliance Deadline: December 31
Reporting Deadline: February 1
Compliance Cycle: Biennial
Approval of Programs: The Knowledge Group does not automatically submit CLE application for all our programs in Delaware. Attendees seeking approved credits should send an email to [email protected] for more information.
Program Format: The Knowledge Group LIVE Webcasts qualify as live programs in Delaware. There is no limit to the number of credits a Delaware attorney can earn via live program. View our list of LIVE Webcasts.
The Knowledge Group Recorded Webcasts qualify as eCLE (formerly Self-Study) programs in Delaware. Attorneys are limited to twelve (12) credit hours of eCLE programs per compliance period. View our list of Recorded Webcasts.
Attendance Reporting Procedure: The Knowledge Group submits attendance report for approved courses to Delaware Commission on CLE.
For Newly Admitted Attorneys: The CLE requirement for newly-admitted attorneys in the state of Delaware shall begin on January 1st of the year after which they are admitted to the Bar of the Court. In addition, as to any newly-admitted attorney admitted after December 1, 2015, within two years from that January 1st, the attorney must attend Fundamentals of Lawyer-Client Relations and two other of the following five courses: Fundamentals of Family Law; Fundamentals of Real Estate; Fundamentals of Civil Litigation; Fundamentals of Will Drafting and Estate Administration, and Fundamentals of Law Practice Management and Technology. Only Fundamental courses offered by the Delaware State Bar Association shall be eligible for approval for this requirement. Attendance at these courses shall be credited towards the Attorney’s minimum continuing legal education obligation.
For more information, contact Delaware Commission on CLE at:
Commission on Continuing Legal Education of the Supreme Court of Delaware
Carvel State Office Building
820 North French Street, 11th Floor
Wilmington, DE 19801-3545
Phone: (302) 577-7040
Email: [email protected]