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Maine CLE Requirements

Maine's Continuing Legal Education (CLE) Requirement:
Maine requires attorneys to complete 12 Continuing Legal Education (CLE) credit hours every year. The 12 ME CLE hours must include at least 1 hour of ethics and 1 hour of avoidance of harassment and discrimination in the legal profession. Specialty credits cannot be earned through on-demand CLE and must be earned during live events, including live webcasts. All 12 credit hours can be earned online through LexVid's on demand and live webcast courses. 

Maine CLE Compliance Deadline:
Maine attorneys must complete their CLE requirement by December 31st every year.

Maine CLE Reporting Deadline: 
Maine attorneys have until December 31st every year to report their CLE hours earned.

State Bar of Maine Accredited CLE Providers:
LexVid courses showing Maine credit have been approved by the Maine CLE Board.

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Frequently Asked Questions about Maine CLE Compliance

How are my hours reported to the Maine Bar?
LexVid will report your Maine CLE credits. Your credits will appear on your transcript within 30 days of completion.

How can I contact the Maine State CLE board?
Board of Overseers of the Bar
97 Winthrop Street
P. O. Box 527
Augusta, Maine 04332-0527
Phone: 207-623-1121

What if I have more questions about Maine CLE?
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