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 cle@cbalaw.org.

Members Save Big on CLE

CBA members save 25% on Columbus Bar CLE programming. Members also have access to CLE Easy Pass (12 CLE hours for $150) or the new Online CLE Easy Pass (12 online CLE hours for $200). Plus, members admitted in 2014 and 2015 receive 12 hours of FREE New Lawyer Training. 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

Attorney Fee and IOLTA School



September 2 (1:30-4:45pm)
In just 3 hours, you will learn everything you need to know to comply with the disciplinary rules on attorney fees and IOLTA accounts including some innovative fee arrangements and how to modify QuickBooks© records to comply with Rule 1.15. This is the first program in the Financial Management CLE Series.

3.0 Prof. Conduct CLE hours
CLE Easy Pass eligible


Register online or call (614) 221-4112.