The following School of Government sponsored programs offer varying hours of continuing legal education (CLE) credit. North Carolina attorneys must take 12 hours of approved CLE per year, two of which must be in the area of professional responsibility or professional development or any combination thereof. For additional information about CLE requirements, please visit the North Carolina State Bar's website at www.nccle.org. (If you are a member of the North Carolina State Bar and are interested in obtaining CLE credit for other School of Government programs that have not been preapproved for CLE credit, visit www.nccle.org/atty/a_forms.aspx to download a Bar Member's Application for CLE Credit. Bar Members may apply for CLE credit before taking a program or after completing the program.)

Please note that certain programs below may not be open to the general public and/or all attorneys, as they target specific client groups. For more information about these programs—including the number and type of CLE hours offered—please contact the respective program manager listed on the course website(s).

 

       
  ON-DEMAND COURSES    
       
    WEBINARS    Program CLE Hours    For More Information
(Recorded from Previous Live Web Interactive Seminar Sessions) 2014 Summer Criminal Law Webinar:  Case and Legislative Update 1.5

http://www.sog.unc.edu/node/3306

  2013 Winter Criminal Law Webinar:  Case and Legislative Update 1.5

http://www.sog.unc.edu/node/2981

  2012 Collateral Consequences of a Criminal Conviction 1.0

http://www.sog.unc.edu/node/2240

  2011 The Justice Reinvestment Act 1.75

http://www.sog.unc.edu/node/2216

  2011 Criminal Law "Lunchinar" Series, Part III: Race & the Criminal Justice System 1.25

http://www.sog.unc.edu/node/1670/

       
  VIRTUAL CLEs     Program CLE Hours For More Information
(CLE Classes Held Live and Then Converted into Online Programs for Access Anytime)      
       
CIVIL      
   (ETHICS)   The Attorney-Client Relationship: Building Effective Relationships with Parents 1.0 http://www.sog.unc.edu/node/1649
  Collatoral Consequences of a Delinquency Action .50 http://www.sog.unc.edu/node/2026
  Contempt of Court .50 http://www.sog.unc.edu/node/2004
   (ETHICS)   Down But Not Out: The Duty of Zealous Advocacy in Parent Representation .75 http://www.sog.unc.edu/node/1643
  Involuntary Commitment Process 1.25 http://www.sog.unc.edu/node/1640
  The Law of Contempt .75 http://www.sog.unc.edu/node/1638
  TPR in North Carolina: Grounds .50 http://www.sog.unc.edu/node/1630
       
CRIMINAL AND JUVENILE DELINQUENCY      
  Basics of Driving While Impaired: Elements, Sentencing and Motions Practice .50 http://www.sog.unc.edu/node/1648
  Collateral Consequences of an Adjudication .50 http://www.sog.unc.edu/node/2026
  Contempt of Court .50 http://www.sog.unc.edu/node/2004
  Custody, Waiver of Miranda Rights, and Coerced Confessions .75 http://www.sog.unc.edu/node/2576
  Crawford and Confrontation Clause Illuminated 1.0 http://www.sog.unc.edu/node/31001
  Delinquency Dispositions, Module 1:  The Nature of Delinquency Proceedings .25 http://www.sog.unc.edu/node/1647
  Delinquency Dispositions, Module 3:  Determining Dispositional Options .5 http://www.sog.unc.edu/node/1646
  Jail Credit and Sentencing in District Court 1.0 http://www.sog.unc.edu/node/2018
  Justice Reinvestment Act Primer 1.0 http://www.sog.unc.edu/node/2575
  The Justice Reinvestment Act:  Frequently Asked Questions 1.0 http://www.sog.unc.edu/node/3416
  Overview of Delinquency Court in North Carolina 1.0 http://www.sog.unc.edu/node/1635
  Preparing Your Delinquency Defense .75 http://www.sog.unc.edu/node/2255
  Probation Violations 1.0 http://www.sog.unc.edu/node/2713
   (ETHICS)   Reasoning with Unreasonable Clients 1.0 http://www.sog.unc.edu/node/1632
       
EVIDENCE/FORENSICS      
  Digital Forensics for Attorneys 1.0 http://www.sog.unc.edu/node/2451
  Electronic Evidence .75 http://www.sog.unc.edu/node/1642
  Fundamentals of State Crime Laboratory Forensic Science 5.75 http://www.sog.unc.edu/node/31261
  Presumptive and Confirmatory Forensic Tests .50 http://www.sog.unc.edu/node/2076
       
MENTAL HEALTH/SUBSTANCE ABUSE      
 (For those in Practice) Reinventing How You Practice:  Less Stress, More Vibrancy, and and Understanding of Compassion Fatigue in the Legal Profession 1.0 http://www.sog.unc.edu/node/2629
MENTAL HEALTH/SUBSTANCE ABUSE      
  (Regarding Clients) Mental Health Treatment .75 http://www.sog.unc.edu/node/2019
  Practical Psychiatry for Lawyers 1.25 http://www.sog.unc.edu/node/1634
  Understanding Addiction and Drugs of Abuse .75 http://www.sog.unc.edu/node/1629
       
GENERAL ABCs of RFPs and Contracts .50 http://www.sog.unc.edu/node/2064
       
       
       
  LIVE PROGRAMS    
       
      (All programs are held at UNC's School of Government   in Chapel Hill, unless otherwise noted)    

 

2014    
September   Program CLE   For More Information
16 - 19 New Misdemeanor Defender Training 22.0 http://www.sog.unc.edu/node/1325
October   Program CLE   For More Information
9-10                      (2.0 ETHICS)

Public Law for the Public's Lawyers
(LIVE)

9.0

http://www.sog.unc.edu/node/1352/sog-program/view-offering/334

13-15      Appellate Advocacy 18.0 http://www.sog.unc.edu/node/869
23 Evenings at the School of Government, Part IV:  Forensic Pathology: Conducting a Death Examination 1.5 http://www.sog.unc.edu/node/31761
November   Program CLE   For More Information
13-14                    (2.0 ETHICS) Public Law for the Public's Lawyers (Raleigh) 9.0

http://www.sog.unc.edu/node/1352/sog-program/view-offering/416

December   Program CLE   For More Information
11-12                    (2.0 ETHICS) Public Law for the Public's Lawyers (VIDEO) 9.0

http://www.sog.unc.edu/node/1352/sog-program/view-offering/826

12 Winter Criminal Law Webinar 1.5 http://www.sog.unc.edu/node/1180/sog-program/view-offering/161
       
  2015    
January   Program CLE   For More Information
22 Guardianship Proceedings for Appointed Counsel  TBA http://www.sog.unc.edu/node/1217
23 Civil Commitment Conference TBA http://www.sog.unc.edu/node/1093
February   Program CLE   For More Information
25-27 New Felony Defender Training TBA http://www.sog.unc.edu/node/1323
March   Program CLE   For More Information
11-13 New Parent Defender Training TBA http://www.sog.unc.edu/node/1326
May   Program CLE   For More Information
13-15 Spring Public Defender Attorney and Investigator Conference (Concord, NC) TBA www.sog.unc.edu/node/1348
June   Program CLE   For More Information
5

Summer Criminal Law Webinar

1.5

http://www.sog.unc.edu/node/1180/sog-program/view-offering/155

July   Program CLE   For More Information
13-17 Defender Trial School TBA

www.sog.unc.edu/node/1182

August   Program CLE   For More Information
13 Parent Attorney Conference TBA Coming Soon
14 Juvenile Defender Conference TBA

Coming Soon

       

 

 

For general information about courses offering continuing legal education credit at the School of Government, contact Christine Shia at 919.966.4227 or shia@sog.unc.edu.