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: June 30
Reporting date: August 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 does not report your participation. Each attorney must report their participation in a CLE program to the state accrediting agency.
Approval of ABA Programs
The ABA is an accredited provider and all live ABA programs are presumptively approved for credit in Arkansas.
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
Arkansas Continuing Legal Education Board
2100 Riverfront Drive, Suite 110
Little Rock, Arkansas 72202-1747
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.