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Nebraska CLE Requirements and Courses

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

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Nebraska Newly-Admitted CLE Rules

Nebraska attorneys are exempt from requirements in year of admission.

Nebraska General CLE Rules

  • Credit hours required: 10 hours per reporting period 
  • Specialty credits required: 2 hours of professional responsibility 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 to the nearest quarter hour.
  • Distance Learning Requirements:  May take 5 credits with live webcast or previously recorded.
  • Attendance Reporting Procedure: For programs that are listed as applied for or approved, the ABA will report attendance on behalf of the attendee. For programs listed as self-apply, attorneys must submit their own request for credit through the Nebraska CLE portal. 

State Contact Information

Nebraska MCLE Commission, 3808 Normal Blvd., Lincoln, NE 68506 | (402) 471-3137

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. Please contact your state MCLE regulatory entity for specific questions about your MCLE rules.