LOUISIANA LEGAL SPECIALIZATION

Family Law CLE in Brief

Year of application - In the year of application, and in each year of certification, the applicant must obtain credit for eighteen (18) hours of approved Family Law continuing legal education. All eighteen (18) hours must be in the field of family law.

CLE earned in prior years may not be used to satisfy the eighteen (18) hours required within the year of application.

Following certification, CLE carry forward of eight (8) hours will be permitted.

ALL CLE MUST FIRST HAVE THE APPROVAL OF THE MCLE DEPARTMENT TO QUALIFY FOR SPECIALIZATION CREDIT, AND ALL CLE MUST BE INCLUDED IN THE RECORDS MAINTAINED BY THE MCLE DEPARTMENT. ALL PROGRAMS MUST BE APPROVED BY THE FAMILY LAW CLE COMMITTEE.