Did you Know that the MCLE rules – adopted by the Illinois Supreme Court and administered by the MCLE Board of the Court – establish a 15-hour accredited MCLE requirement for newly admitted attorneys, allowing you to choose from the following compliance options described in S. Ct. Rule 793:
As a complimentary ISBA member* during your first year of bar admission, you can select your compliance methods through the ISBA at no cost! ISBA offers the following options:
1. Basic Skills 6-hour online course -- Take advantage of ISBA’s online Free CLE member benefit and jump start your new legal career with ISBA’s outstanding course designed to equip you with the information you need as a new Illinois attorney. The program is available through ISBA's online FastCLE store.
2. Mentoring - Enroll in ISBA’s year long Lawyer-to-Lawyer Mentoring Program for 6 hours of MCLE credit. The program begins annually each January.
3. Online Programs - Take advantage of ISBA's online Free CLE member benefit to satisfy the remaining hours of your 15-hour requirement via our FastCLE store at http://isba.fastcle.com ISBA's online Free CLE member benefit is sponsored by ISBA Mutual Insurance Company.
For additional information about special new admittee rates for ISBA's other on-site Law Ed programs and other fee information, please visit: http://www.isba.org/cle/registrationandfeeinformation
*To activate your complimentary ISBA new attorney membership, please visit: www.isba.org/membership/newadmittees