Credit hours required: 36 hours over 3-year period, with minimum of 6 hours each year
Specialty credits required: 3 hours of ethics
Length of reporting period: 3 years with minimum yearly requirements
Compliance date: December 31
Compliance group: Varies by admission date; attorneys are up for compliance every 3 years.
Reporting date: December 31
Minutes per credit hour: 60 minutes.
Limit on credit hours for distance education programs: Attorneys may earn up to 6 credit hours via distance education per three-year period.
Attendance Reporting Procedure: For in-person programs, each attorney must report his or her attendance and submit the ABA certificate of attendance to Indiana within 30 days of the program. The ABA does not send certificates of attendance to Indiana for in-person programs. The ABA reports attendance for live distance-learning programs within 30 days after the program.
Approval of ABA Programs:
The ABA is an accredited provider in Indiana and submits applications to Indiana on a program-by-program basis.
Approved ABA Live Program Formats Live, in-person meeting (e.g., National Institute) Webinars and Teleconferences
Approved CLE Product Formats: The ABA does not seek accreditation for on-demand online courses in Indiana. DVDs, CD-ROMs, and downloadable audio programs are considered self-study and therefore not approvable for Indiana CLE credit.
State Contact Information
Indiana Commission for CLE
30 South Meridian Street, Suite 950
Indianapolis, IN 46204
TDD: (317) 233-6112