Continuing Legal Education
The Brooklyn Bar Association is proud to present quality CLE to members and non-members on a wide array of topics. Program faculty include experts in their fields, law professors and judges. We present CLEs several times a month out of our convenient Brooklyn Heights location at 123 Remsen Street, just blocks from Borough Hall.
NEW! CLE Loyalty Pass
Get all of your CLE credits at a reasonable rate with the Brooklyn Bar! We now offer an annual* pass that allows our members and non-members to attend unlimited live CLE courses.
*All CLE Loyalty Passes expire 5/31 (end of fiscal year).
BBA Members CLE Loyalty Pass: $289
Non-Members CLE Loyalty Pass: $489
Loyalty Pass Details:
- Unlimited CLEs for 1 fiscal year; June 1 – May 31 (live courses only).
- Please register early. Sign-up less than 24 hours before CLE incurs $20 late fee.
- Written materials are emailed in advance. Printed materials available at the door for additional fee.
- Special ticketed events excluded.
If you prefer to sign up for your pass using a paper form, click here: CLE Loyalty Pass Application
Pre-Recorded CLE Courses
Pre-recorded CLE courses are available for purchase. You may place an order via the website OR by using our PDF order form. Programs and printed materials are mailed in hard copy (course is on CD or DVD, materials are usually printed but may be emailed on request). Stay tuned for on-demand CLE later in 2015!
Please note that transitional attorneys (within first two years of bar admission) may not receive MCLE credit from pre-recorded courses (exceptions may be made in some instances; click here for full guidelines).
New Jersey MCLE
The New Jersey CLE Board allows CLE credits earned in New York State to satisfy most CLE requirements in New Jersey. For more information about credits, please click here.
The Brooklyn Bar Association will only provide a full refund when a course is canceled. If you cannot attend a course for which you registered and paid, you may exchange the registration for another course or for the CD of the missed course. Please call or email the CLE Department at least 24 hours before the program.
Financial Hardship Policy
The BBA maintains a financial hardship policy. All requests must be submitted using the Financial Hardship Policy & Application form no later than 7 calendar days prior to a live course. You may download the form by clicking this link: Financial Hardship Policy Application Form.
For more information about any CLE matter, please contact Amber N. Evans, at 718-624-0675, Ext. 206 or at firstname.lastname@example.org.