COVID-19 Update: No distance learning cap on Live webinars though 12/31/2023. There is still a cap of 6 hours for Ondemand courses.
Getting your Pennsylvania CLE credits doesn’t have to entail driving across town to attend a day-long seminar. Lorman Education Services can bring the classroom to your home, office or wherever you have Internet access. We offer convenient and cost-effective Pennsylvania CLE online courses that will help you stay up-to-date and compliant while avoiding lengthy disruptions to your schedule.
Choose From Many Relevant Course Topics
Lorman Education Services is affiliated with hundreds of accrediting agencies, which enables us to offer a large selection of PA CLE approved course and program options. Regardless of your legal specialty, you can find the right course for your needs. Topic examples include legal writing, alternative dispute resolution, commercial loan documentation and business succession planning. You’ll be learning from subject matter experts who have a thorough understanding of their specific areas of Pennsylvania law.
12 hours per reporting period (1 year)
2 hours of legal ethics
Reporting date - Varies by compliance date:
Group I - May 1 through April 30 every year
Group II - September 1 through August 31 every year
Group III - January 1 through December 31 every year
60 minutes. Divide the total length of the program in minutes by 60 and round down to the nearest half.
Limit on credit hours for Distance Learning:
Lorman Education Services hosts live webinars and ondemand courses which are considered “distance Learning” courses in PA. Attorneys can receive a maximum of 6.0 hours per year in this format.
Lorman Education Services Certificates:
Lorman Education Services provides certificates of attendance for Live webinars via email to all registered attendees for courses completed. If you request credit, you will receive the credit/CLE certificate. Otherwise a general certificate will be provided. Live webinar certificates are emailed generally within a week. Ondemand certificates are available to download in your Lorman account dashboard, below Courses, within 15 minutes.
Lorman Education Services will report the PA CLE credit you earn as long as you request the credit and provide your bar number. This applies to full day seminars, live webinars as well as ondemand courses.
The CLE/CEU content on this page is designed for informational purposes only.
Please contact your state regulatory board for questions about your specific CLE requirements
Pennsylvania Continuing Legal Education Board (PACLE)
Options for Earning Your Credits for PA CLE Online
We offer more than 50 live online training events per month on average, a high volume that is unique in our industry. You can participate in these live webinars by registering in advance and then logging in at the scheduled time — it’s that easy.
You’ll also find a wide variety of on-demand courses and training programs that are always available. These can include video recordings of our live training events and additional resources such as articles, whitepapers, reports and slide deck presentations. You can access these materials whenever you have the time.
Browse Our Current Menu of Pennsylvania CLE Approved Courses
Lorman Education Services has helped more than 1.4 million professionals in a wide range of industries earn continuing education credits, and we can do the same for you. Take a look at our current selection of Pennsylvania CLE courses, and feel free to contact us for additional information.