Credit hours required: 12 hours per reporting period
Specialty credits required: 2 hours of professionalism or legal ethics
Length of reporting period: 1 year
Compliance date: October 31
Compliance group: All attorneys
Reporting date: October 31
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 up or down to the nearest half hour.
Attendance Reporting Procedure: Attorneys must send certificates of attendance to the Virginia MCLE Board for each CLE program attended immediately after receipt of the certificate from the ABA. The ABA does not send certificates of attendance to the Virginia MCLE board.
Approval of ABA Programs
The ABA is an accredited sponsor in Virginia and applies for accreditation of each program on a program-by-program basis.
Approved ABA Live Program Formats Live, in-person meetings (e.g., National Institutes) Webinars and teleconferences
Approved ABA CLE Product Formats The ABA does not seek accreditation of ABA recorded programs in Virginia.
State Contact Information
Virginia State Bar 8th and Main Bldg.
707 E. Main Street, Ste. 1500
Richmond, VA 23219-2800