The BBA’s Continuing Legal Education (CLE) programs offer in-depth training in a number of practice areas. Each seminar covers significant trends and topics while providing practical knowledge and core skills to help you develop your practice.

Many of our CLE programs are available via live broadcasting through West Legal Ed* or on demand through the BBA’s Learn Online library. To find out if a future program will be available through Learn Online, contact Francine Alexandre at falexandre@bostonbar.org or (617) 778-1977.

* Note: BBA members are eligible for a $100 discount on all BBA content through West Legal Ed. Please contact falexandre@bostonbar.org to learn how to get this discount.

Accreditation

The BBA is an accredited CLE provider in Rhode Island. Credit is also available in New York, through the NY Approved Jurisdiction Policy; and through reciprocity agreements in Maine, Vermont and California. Please refer to the rules in each jurisdiction for further instructions on submitting programs for CLE credit. A Certificate of Attendance will be provided at the conclusion of the program. If you are in need of more information about CLE at the BBA, please contact Jenna Kim at jkim@bostonbar.org or 617-778-1994.

Materials

All of our program materials are offered in electronic format and are to registrants via email in advance of the program. Free WiFi is available in all conference rooms, where you can easily access materials on your portable devices and laptops.

Refunds & Cancelations

If you’re unable to attend a CLE program for which you’ve registered, please contact the BBA by 5pm the day before the program in order to receive a full refund. Registrants who are unable to attend may send a substitute attendee by providing the full name and work address of the substitute attendee in advance of the program. Please contact Ashley Young at 617-778-1934 or ayoung@bostonbar.org, regarding all CLE cancellation matters.

Upcoming CLE Programs

2019 Cannabis Law Conference

11/21/2019 10:00 AM - 11/21/2019 5:00 PM

Join us for the Boston Bar Association's second annual Cannabis Law Conference - a premier educational and business development opportunity for Boston's cannabis industry and legal community.

CLE: Commercial Leasing Basics

12/3/2019 3:00 PM - 12/3/2019 5:00 PM

This CLE program is a must for both new attorneys looking for a comprehensive introduction to leasing as well as experienced practitioners who want a refresher on the fundamental components found in any commercial lease.

2019 Privacy & Cybersecurity Law Conference

12/4/2019 8:30 AM - 12/4/2019 1:40 PM

Join us for the Boston Bar Association's 2019 Fall Privacy & Cybersecurity Conference - an in-depth regulatory update examining new developments and trends in state, federal, and international regulations.

SOLD OUT: CLE - Practicing with Professionalism - December 6, 2019

12/6/2019 8:30 AM - 12/6/2019 1:30 PM

This educational program will include ample networking opportunities with your fellow new-admittees as well as established members of one of the oldest bar associations in the country! Breakfast, lunch, and a post-course celebratory reception are all included in your registration fee of just $50.00! The Boston Bar Association is an approved provider of the course, as required by Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court Rule 3:16. This course is presented with co-sponsorship from the Asian American Lawyers Association of Massachusetts, Hampden County Bar Association, Massachusetts Association of Hispanic Attorneys, Massachusetts Black Lawyers Association, Massachusetts Black Women Attorneys, Massachusetts LGBTQ Bar Association, South Asian Bar Association of Greater Boston, and the Women’s Bar Association of Massachusetts. • Please note that all course materials for this series will be electronic only and sent via email to all registrants prior to the session. • The registration fee for this program is $50.00. • This program is offered exclusively to new attorneys admitted to the Massachusetts Bar by examination or by rule on or after September 1, 2013. In accordance with Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court Rule 3:16, these attorneys must attend a one-day, in-person mandatory Practicing with Professionalism Course within 18 months of admission.

CLE: Supervised Parenting Time: When, How and Why Appropriate?

12/10/2019 5:30 PM - 12/10/2019 7:30 PM

2020 White-Collar Crime Conference

1/15/2020 9:00 AM - 1/15/2020 5:00 PM

20th Annual Intellectual Property Year in Review Conference

1/23/2020 12:00 PM - 1/23/2020 5:00 PM

CLE - Practicing with Professionalism

1/24/2020 1:00 PM - 1/24/2020 5:00 PM

The Boston Bar Association is an approved provider of the Practicing with Professionalism course, as required by Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court Rule 3:16.

2020 Real Estate Conference

2/6/2020 8:00 AM - 2/6/2020 5:00 PM

Join us for the Boston Bar Association's first annual Real Estate Conference - a full-day event that will examine trends, challenges, and opportunities facing Boston's commercial real estate and development landscape.

CLE - Practicing with Professionalism

4/3/2020 9:00 AM - 4/3/2020 1:00 PM

The Boston Bar Association is an approved provider of the Practicing with Professionalism course, as required by Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court Rule 3:16.

CLE - Practicing with Professionalism

6/19/2020 9:00 AM - 6/19/2020 1:00 PM

The Boston Bar Association is an approved provider of the Practicing with Professionalism course, as required by Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court Rule 3:16.
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