MCLE - Alabama

Detailed jurisdiction information about MCLE regulations and general information accreditation of ABA CLE events, webinars, teleconferences, and on-demand CLE courses.

MCLE Requirements

Credit hours required: 12 hours per reporting period 

Specialty credits required: 1 hour of ethics credit per reporting period

Length of reporting period: 1 year

Compliance date: December 31

Reporting date: January 31

Compliance group: All attorneys report annually.

Minutes per credit hour: 60 minutes. To calculate credit for a specific program, divide the total length of the program in minutes by 60 and round down to the nearest quarter hour.

Attendance Reporting Procedure: The ABA reports participation for live/in-person events, webinars, and teleconferences.

Approval of ABA Programs

Approved ABA Live Program Formats
Live, in-person meetings (e.g., National Institutes)
Live Webinars and Teleconferences

Approved ABA CLE Product Formats
On-Demand Online Courses

State Contact Information

Alabama State Bar
415 Dexter Avenue
Montgomery, AL 36104
(334) 269-1515; (334) 517-2120 for CLE
E-mail
Website

A Note about MCLE Credit

The content on this page is for informational and educational purposes only. Each state has its own rules and regulations indicating what qualifies for CLE credit. Certain programs, subjects, and formats may not receive credit in some states and there may be specific rules regarding who may earn credit or the maximum number of credit hours that may be earned with specific formats. Please contact your state MCLE regulatory entity for specific questions about your MCLE rules.