Updated: Aug. 30, 2023

MCLE Board

Volunteer with the MCLE Board

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Position Description
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Licensed legal professionals in the state of Washington are required to continue their legal education throughout their careers to remain eligible to practice law. The Mandatory Continuing Legal Education (MCLE) Board plays a critical role in defining and determining compliance with the minimum education requirements. The Board meets five times a year to consider MCLE policy issues and review requests from legal professionals, including requests for waiver and extension of time to meet their minimum education requirements, and holds hearings on denied requests.

Board Members

Todd Alberstone, Chair  │  M. Christopher Bueter  │  Ayanna Colman  │  Merri Hartse  │  Efrem Krisher  │  Katherine Denmark   │  Asia N. Wright

Board of Governors Liaison: Serena Sayani & Kevin Fay

Contact the MCLE Board and Staff Liaison at MCLE@wsba.org


Meeting Dates and Minutes


Oct. 7, 2022

Jan. 13, 2023

April 17, 2023

June 16, 2023

Aug. 18, 2023


Oct. 8, 2021

Jan. 7, 2022

April 8, 2022

May 13, 2022

Aug. 5, 2022

 Sept 7, 2022 Supreme Court Meeting