MCLE Information for Members

All active members, judicial members classified as ALJs, military lawyers admitted under APR 8(g) and house counsel admitted under APR 8(f) must earn:

  • 45 total MCLE approved credits every three years
  • At least 15 law and legal procedure credits
  • At least 6 ethics credits

Your MCLE roster will tell you your three-year reporting period in which you must earn the credits. You must earn your credits by Dec. 31 of the third year of your reporting period. You must certify your MCLE credits by Feb. 1 of the following year.

You may carry over up to 15 excess credits, including two ethics credits, to the next reporting period.

Accessing Your MCLE Roster

Login to myWSBA.org to access your MCLE roster. You will find a link to MCLE under “My Profile.

Searching for Approved Courses to Take

Use the “Find CLEs” or “Add Activity” link to find out if a course is approved or to find an approved live or recorded course to take.

Adding an Activity to Your Roster

Use the “Add an Activity” link to add an already approved activity to your roster.

Submitting an Application for MCLE Credit

Sponsors will usually submit attendance for activities. For activities that are not already approved by the sponsor, submit an application for credit for an activity.

Certifying or Reporting Your MCLE Credits

Use the “Submit MCLE Certification (C2) Form” link to certify your MCLE credits. You must certify MCLE compliance by February 1 of the year following your three-year reporting period.

You will need to pay a late fee if credits are not earned by Dec. 31 or you do not certify by the deadline

Certifying by Comity for Members Licensed in Oregon, Idaho, or Utah

Note: Must be by mail. Submit the following to the WSBA:

  • a Comity Certificate of Compliance from Oregon, Idaho or Utah
  • a $25 comity fee payable to the WSBA

MCLE Member Guide

For more detailed instructions and information, please consult the MCLE Member Guide.

Have Questions or Need Assistance?

Please contact an MCLE analyst at 206-733-5987 or mcle@wsba.org.

MCLE Rules

APR 11 and Regulations to APR 11 are effective through Dec. 31, 2015, and all members with a reporting period ending Dec. 31, 2015, must meet the credit requirements under these rules.

A new APR 11 effective on Jan. 1, 2016. All members, except those who are not yet compliant for the 2013–2015 or earlier reporting periods, will have their credits migrated to a new MCLE system in alignment with the new rules and will report credits under the new rules.

The Complete MCLE Member Guide

MyWSBA

Login to view your MCLE roster