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Montana CLE Requirements

Montana's Continuing Legal Education (CLE) Requirement:
The State Bar of Montana requires attorneys to complete 15 Continuing Legal Education (CLE) credit hours every year. The 15 MT CLE hours must include 2 hours of ethics and/or professionalism. Of those 15 credits, at least 10 credits must be live (webcast, or in-person) and up to 5 credits may be taken online with on-demand programs (including the 2 required ethics credits).

Montana CLE Deadline:
Montana CLE deadline is March 31st of each year with a 6-week grace period during which attorneys can earn and report their CLE. Fees will be assessed if CLE credits are not earned and reported by May 15 of each year. 
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Frequently Asked Questions about Montana CLE Compliance

How are my hours reported to the State Bar of Montana?
Montana attorneys self-report credits by sending the Montana Commission of CLE Credit Reporting Form, along with a certificate of completion, to

How can I contact the Montana State CLE board?
State Bar of Montana 
  33 S. Last Chance Gulch, Suite 1B
  P.O. Box 577
Phone: 406-442-7660

What if I have more questions about Montana CLE?
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