BBA 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.


Our live and on-demand programming is available in a range of formats. Check out live webcasts through West LegalEdcenter as well as CLE Course Material packages to suit your interests, schedule and learning style.

If you would like to be added to our email list to receive notices of upcoming CLE programs, please send an email to cle@bostonbar.org or call (617) 778-2020.

Note: The BBA is an accredited provider in California, Maine, New York, Rhode Island and Vermont. If you need credit in another state for attendance for one of our accredited programs, we can provide you with a certificate of attendance to fill out for your jurisdiction. Forms certifying your attendance will be provided on the day of the program. CLE is not mandatory in Massachusetts.  

NEW! Please remember to select your course material format.
As part of the bar’s sustainability efforts, BBA is now offering CLE course materials in either electronic or print format.  Simply select your option during registration and download the PDF (a link will be sent prior to the seminar) or pick up a book when you check in.  We also encourage laptops and portable devices at the seminar, Free WiFi is available in all conference rooms!

Upcoming CLE Programs

CLE - Practicing with Professionalism - August 14, 2014 - REGISTRATION CLOSED

8/14/2014 8:30 AM - 8/14/2014 5:30 PM

This program has reached capacity and registration is now closed. Please contact us if you would like to be added to the wait list.

CLE - Tackling Clean Energy Projects: Risk Management & Future Growth

9/17/2014 3:00 PM - 9/17/2014 6:00 PM

Learn about the risk management involved in negotiating clean energy projects, the citing and permitting challenges they face, and the projected future of solar and wind power projects in Massachusetts and regionally.

CLE - Employment Law Basics: What Every Lawyer Should Know

9/23/2014 3:00 PM - 9/23/2014 6:00 PM

Get the inside scoop on what every employment law attorney should know. Our panel will discuss the life cycle of the employment relationship and the laws that effect it.

CLE - Practicing with Professionalism - October 17, 2014 - REGISTRATION CLOSED

10/17/2014 8:30 AM - 10/17/2014 5:30 PM

This program has reached capacity and registration is now closed. Please choose another Boston session - December 12, 2014. Or register for our Springfield session on April 25, 2014.

CLE - Practicing with Professionalism - December 12, 2014 - REGISTRATION CLOSED

12/12/2014 8:30 AM - 12/12/2014 5:30 PM

This program has reached capacity and registration is now closed.

CLE - Practicing with Professionalism - February 6, 2015

2/6/2015 8:30 AM - 2/6/2015 5:30 PM

CLE - Practicing with Professionalism - April 24, 2015

4/24/2015 8:30 AM - 4/24/2015 5:30 PM

CLE - Practicing with Professionalism - June 19, 2015

6/19/2015 8:30 AM - 6/19/2015 5:30 PM

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