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 Rachel Andreas at randreas@bostonbar.org or (617) 778-1904.

* Note: BBA members are eligible for a $100 discount on all BBA content through West Legal Ed. Please contact randreas@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 Rachel Andreas at randreas@bostonbar.org or 617-778-1904.

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

28th Annual Bankruptcy Bench Meets Bar Conference

5/24/2018 3:00 PM - 5/24/2018 6:00 PM

The Bankruptcy Bench Meets Bar Conference is an annual opportunity for bankruptcy professionals and the Federal Bankruptcy Court Judges to meet and share insights, observations and analysis on key issues for 2018 and beyond.

CLE - Practicing with Professionalism - June 1, 2018 - SOLD OUT

6/1/2018 8:30 AM - 6/1/2018 5:30 PM

This program is offered exclusively to new attorneys admitted to the Massachusetts Bar by examination or by rule in accordance with Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court Rule 3:16. Newly admitted attorneys must attend a one-day, in-person mandatory Practicing with Professionalism Course within 18 months of admission.

CLE: Ethical Issues in Trusts & Estates Practice

6/4/2018 3:00 PM - 6/4/2018 5:00 PM

Our distinguished panel of experts will help practitioners understand and comply with the legal ethics requirements. The speakers will offer unique and practical insights on ethical issues

CLE: Business Litigation Session Year in Review 2018

6/11/2018 4:00 PM - 6/11/2018 7:00 PM

CLE - Massachusetts and National State Tax Update for 2018

6/12/2018 2:00 PM - 6/12/2018 5:00 PM

Federal tax reform and sales tax nexus developments contributed to making the past year a very significant one for state and local tax purposes. This program will speak to those developments at both the state and national level

BBA Energy Conference

6/21/2018 1:00 PM - 6/21/2018 5:00 PM

This June, the Boston Bar Association will host its first Energy Conference—connecting lawyers with cutting edge insights into some of the changes that will shape the future of this industry.

CLE - Practicing with Professionalism - August 16, 2018 - SOLD OUT

8/16/2018 8:30 AM - 8/16/2018 5:30 PM

This program is offered exclusively to new attorneys admitted to the Massachusetts Bar by examination or by rule in accordance with Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court Rule 3:16. Newly admitted attorneys must attend a one-day, in-person mandatory Practicing with Professionalism Course within 18 months of admission.

CLE - Practicing with Professionalism - October 19, 2018

10/19/2018 8:30 AM - 10/19/2018 5:30 PM

This program is offered exclusively to new attorneys admitted to the Massachusetts Bar by examination or by rule in accordance with Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court Rule 3:16. Newly admitted attorneys must attend a one-day, in-person mandatory Practicing with Professionalism Course within 18 months of admission.

CLE - Practicing with Professionalism - December 7, 2018

12/7/2018 8:30 AM - 12/7/2018 5:30 PM

This program is offered exclusively to new attorneys admitted to the Massachusetts Bar by examination or by rule in accordance with Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court Rule 3:16. Newly admitted attorneys must attend a one-day, in-person mandatory Practicing with Professionalism Course within 18 months of admission.
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