Center Events & CLE

ABA events bring you timely topics, leading speakers, convenient online options, and unmatched in-person networking opportunities. Choose from over 500 online and in-person CLE events from 40 groups.  

Upcoming Meetings

Upcoming Meetings

Fall 2019 National Legal Malpractice Conference

The American Bar Association Standing Committee on Lawyers' Professional Liability presents the Fall 2019 National Legal Malpractice Conference in San Diego. Registration is open now! Click below to register!

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2019 National Conference for Lawyer Assistance Programs

Registration is underway for CoLAP’s 2019 National Conference for Lawyer Assistance Programs, FROM SURVIVING TO THRIVING: LAPs Lead the Way taking place September 24-26, 2019 at the Hilton Austin Hotel in Austin, Texas. To book by phone, call 512-482-8000 and mention “ABA National CoLAP/ILAA Conference”. See the registration page for information about Sponsorship and Exhibitor opportunities.

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4th Unauthorized Practice of Law (UPL) School

The Standing Committee on Public Protection in the Provision of Legal Services presents the 4th UPL School. At the UPL School, those charged with the investigation, prevention, and prosecution of the unauthorized practice of law are provided a central forum to discuss current and anticipated trends in unauthorized practice and enforcement. November 7-8, 2019 Chicago, IL. Registration opens in August 2019.

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Professional Responsibility Law Speakers Bureau

The Professional Responsibility Law Speakers Bureau is a resource from the ABA Center for Professional Responsibility to those organizing conferences, workshops, continuing legal education and similar programming.

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Career Choice Resources

The Career Choice Series is designed to help you choose your career path. Whether you’re a law student, young lawyer, or transitioning attorney, find out what it’s like to work in various practice areas and the best way to position yourself to get there.

Legal Ethics and Risk Management

Ethics and professional responsibility are more than a class you take to prep for the bar exam, they can set you on an interesting and fulfilling career path where no case is the same and you are exposed to various other practice areas.

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Lawyer Professional Responsibility and Loss Prevention

We’re all familiar with lawyer ethics but did you know it’s also an area attorneys specialize in? This fascinating area of law helps lawyers navigate through thorny situations (usually involving violation of the rules of conduct such as confidentiality, privilege, or conflicts of interest) to help them stay within ethical confines in order to keep their law license in good standing.

Free - No CLE

ABA Value Pass

ABA Value Pass is the smarter way to learn - one low price for year-long access to ABA CLE. Gain access to programs and titles from the ABA's 500+ title on-demand library.

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ABA Free CLE Series

A monthly program where ABA members can earn FREE continuing legal education credits. Members earn up to 18 hours of Free CLE credit every year.

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ABA CLE in the City Series

The ABA has joined forces with some of New York city's top law firms and local bar associations. A variety of topics were recorded and are available as On-Demand CLE.

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Only the American Bar Association offers high-quality CLE in such a comprehensive range of relevant topics to benefit every legal professional across the nation.