Washington, D.C. CLE Requirements and Courses

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

CLE FAQ for Newly-Admitted Attorneys

Want to learn more about CLE generally, and explore CLE webinars and on-demand products specifically for newly-admitted attorneys?

Washington, D.C. Newly-Admitted CLE Rules

Attorneys newly admitted to the District of Columbia must complete the DC Rules of Professional Conduct and District of Columbia Practice mandatory course. This is a one-day offered by the DC Bar.

Washington, D.C. General CLE Rules

District of Columbia attorneys do not have MCLE requirements.

MCLE Rule Changes

In reaction to the evolving situation related to the COVID-19 pandemic, most live in-person CLE events have been cancelled across the world. In response, state and other jurisdictions have have temporarily suspended the requirements that their attorneys attend in-person CLE to fulfill their MCLE requirements or adjusted deadlines, fees, or other aspects of their rules. Your state may have temporarily changed MCLE requirements.

Review Temporary - MCLE Rule Changes

District Contact Information

DC Bar, 901 4th Street NW, Washington D.C., 20001. (202) 737.4700

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 district's MCLE regulatory entity for specific questions about your MCLE rules.