New York Courts dot gov
New York StateUnified Court System

Approved Jurisdiction Policy - Newly admitted attorneys and nontraditional-format courses


In general, newly admitted attorneys may not claim credit for completion of courses in nontraditional formats, such as online, webinar, DVD, etc. However, there is an exception for attorneys based in law offices outside of the United States, who may earn up to 12 credits through nontraditional-format courses. (See section 2(F)(1) of the CLE Board Regulations and Guidelines.)