Good news newly admitted New York attorneys - you can officially call yourself esquire and your CLE requirements just became a little easier! Without having to break the bank, you can now satisfy almost half of your requirements by watching on-demand CLE programs, rather than attending live events!
So, let’s break it down. You need:
16 credit hours each year for your first two years of admission, in the following categories:
7 Professional Practice / Law Practice Management: Can now be completed via online on-demand programs!
6 Skills: Must be completed via live in-person programs like Lawline’s Bridge the Gap.
3 Ethics: Can be completed either live in-person or via online live webcasts!
These on-demand professional practice and law practice management programs will satisfy your requirements. Click here for an overview of the CLE requirements for newly admitted attorneys. You can find the detailed rules here.