Continuing Legal Education

Providing more than 400 hours of CLE programming annually, the Columbus Bar strives to offer the most convenient, cost-effective, relevant source of continuing legal education (CLE) seminars in central Ohio. Contact the Columbus Bar Association CLE Department at (614) 221-4112 or

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CBA members save 25% on Columbus Bar CLE programming. Members also have access to CLE Easy Pass (12 CLE hours for $125) or the new Online CLE Easy Pass (12 online CLE hours for $175). If you're not already a member, join today!

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CLE Materials

Beginning April 1, 2014, complimentary CLE handout materials will only be provided in electronic format. If you would like to purchase hard copy handout materials, please select the "add" box when you are registering, so that we can process your request.

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Featured Seminar

May 1, 2015 (3.0 CLE Hours)
This CLE Easy Pass eligible program will be presented by U.S. Navy Top Gun Pilot Michael W. Lewis, Esq.

Lewis will discuss International Humanitarian Law, why the application of IHL matters and provisions of the UN Charter Act. With a focus on current events, his presentation will also highlight conflicts with ISIS, states’ reactions to ISIS expansions in Syria and Iraq and the legal reasoning behind these responses.

Register online or call (614) 221-4112.