Washington CLE Requirements

Washington's Continuing Legal Education (CLE) Requirement:
The State Bar of Washington requires attorneys to complete 45 Continuing Legal Education (CLE) credit hours every 3 years. The 45 WA CLE hours must include 15 hours of Legal Procedure, and 6 hours of Ethics. No more than 8 credit hours can earned per day. 

Washington CLE Deadline:
The  CLE deadline for Washington attorneys is December 31st, every years depending on their compliance group. Washing puts attorneys into 1 of 3 compliance groups depending on when they were admitted to the State Bar. 

Attorneys can look up their Washing MCLE reporting period here

Washington CLE Reporting Deadline: 
Washington attorneys have until February 1st to report their CLE compliance to the Washington State Bar.

To report your compliance, Log into your account at mcle.wsba.org and report your hours using the course number on your certificate of completion.

State Bar of Washington Accredited CLE Providers:
LexVid is an accredited MCLE provider in the State of Washington.

LexVid's WA MCLE provider number is 9871205

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Frequently Asked Questions about Washington CLE Compliance

How do I report my Washington CLE compliance? 
To report CLE credit hours, Washington Attorneys need to log into thier account at mcle.wsba.org and report their hours using the course number on their certificate of completion.

What if I'm a newly admitted attorney in Washington?

What if I've been inactive or exempt for part of my Washington CLE cycle?

What if I don't comply by my Washington CLE deadline?

What if I take a CLE course outside of the state of Washington?

How are Washington CLE credit hours calculated?

Can I carry over extra Washington CLE credit hours?

How can I contact the Washington State CLE board?
WA State Board of CLE
  2101 Fourth Avenue, 4th Floor
  Seattle, WA 98121-2330
Phone: 800-945-WSBA

What if I have more questions about Washington CLE?
Check our help center: https://help.lexvid.com, shoot us an email at support@lexvid.com or give us a call at 1-877-327-1226. We look forward to hearing from you!