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|MCLE Requirements||15 credits per year, including 3 credits in legal ethics every 2 years, ending in the odd-numbered year.
Compliance Date: Attorneys must earn the required credit amount by December 31 of reporting year.
Reporting Deadline: On or before March 1, attorneys must certify completion of the required MCLE credits for the preceding year.
|Delivery Format||ALI CLE Accreditation Status|
|Live Courses||Approved on course-by-course basis.|
|Live Webcasts||Approved on course-by-course basis as live, participatory credit.|
|On-Demand (Online)||Approved on course-by-course basis. Iowa Bar members may obtain a maximum of 6 credits per compliance period in this format. Prerecorded audio-only programs are ineligible for CLE credit in Iowa.|
|Telephone Seminars||Approved on course-by-course basis; live only.|
|Video Broadcast Replays||Audio-only pre-recorded programs are not eligible to CLE credit in Iowa.|
|CD-ROM||Format not approved by Iowa Commission|
|Self Study||Format not approved by Iowa Commission|
|In-House Programs||Considered on a case-by-case basis|
|CLE Board Contact Information||Office of Professional Regulation
1111 East Court Avenue
Des Moines, IA 50319
|Special Notes||Attorneys seeking information not provided on this page in regard to state regulations and limitations for alternative delivery formats should contact the state’s accreditation organization.|