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Nevada CLE Requirements

Whether you're an experienced Nevada attorney or newly admitted, here's what you need to know about Nevada’s mandatory continuing legal education (MCLE) requirements.

Nevada CLE Requirements - General Information

General Information
CLE credit requirement13 credits every year
Categories10 General CLE 
CLE Compliance deadlineDecember 31
CLE Reporting deadlineDecember 31
Approved Quimbee formatsOn-demand
Carryover20 General CLE 
CLE reporting instructions

Quimbee reports the previous week's attendance to the Nevada Board of Continuing Legal Education through their website each Wednesday. Please retain your certificate as proof of your attendance. You may also access your certificates from our website at any time.


Nevada CLE Requirements

Nevada attorneys must complete 13 credits each year, including 2 ethics CLE credits and 1 substance abuse CLE credit.
Nevada-licensed attorneys can complete all of their CLE requirement through Quimbee's on-demand courses.
  • Attend approved, live, in-person CLE courses. 
  • Teach an approved CLE course. 
  • Write or edit qualifying published legal materials. 
  • Provide pro bono services.
Nevada attorneys must complete their MCLE requirement by December 31.
Yes, Nevada attorneys may carry up to 20 general credits, 4 ethics credits and 2 substance abuse credits to the next 2 reporting cycles.

Newly Admitted Attorneys

Newly admitted Nevada attorneys are exempt from completing CLE credits during the year in which they were admitted and for the next full calendar year. Instead of earning CLE credits, they must participate in a program entitled, "TIPS" through the State Bar of Nevada.

CLE Compliance and Reporting

Each attorney must Affirmation of Attendance and Compliance by December 31 each year.
Providers report attendance to the Nevada Board of Continuing Legal Education. The Affirmation of Attendance and Compliance may be completed online at the Board’s website.

Resources

Nevada Board of CLE
295 Holcomb Avenue, Suite A 
Reno, NV 89502 
775-329-4443