Continuing Legal Education

The 28th Judicial District Bar provides opportunities for members to fulfill their CLE requirements locally and at a discount.

For the convenience of our members, we also list CLE opportunities provided by other entities.

Upcoming CLEs are listed on this page. Click on the CLE title to access the event page where you can find more information relative to that conference. Bar sponsored CLEs allow registration directly from the event page.

Past CLEs

By the Book: Avoiding Trouble Spots in Your Mediation Practice (3/28/2018)

The Mediation Center is sponsoring a CLE/CME training scheduled for April 27, 2018. By the Book: Avoiding Trouble Spots in Your Mediation Practice is approved for 3 CLE credit hours from the Bar and for 2 CME credits from the DRC. To sign up, click here:

Community Foundation of WNC’s Annual Seminar (3/28/2018)

You are invited to join Western North Carolina’s professional advisors for The Community Foundation of Western North Carolina’s 27th Annual Professional Seminar. Thomas J. Pauloski, JD of Bernstein Private Wealth Management, Chicago will present: “Trumping Uncertainty: Integrating Investment, Estate, Charitable and Insurance Planning.” 3 hours continuing education credit available. Thursday, May 3, 2018 8:00 a.m. Registration and [...] 

Federal Bar Association Annual Meeting (3/14/2018)

Please save the date for the Annual Meeting and CLE presented by the Federal Bar Association for the Western District of North Carolina at the Omni Grove Park Inn in Asheville on Friday, September 21, 2018.  The CLE will cover a variety of topics affecting federal court practitioners.  Agenda details and presentation topics will be posted this spring [...] 

February CLE Video Replays in Asheville (2/1/2018)

Comfort Suites Outlet Center, 890 Brevard Rd. February 19-20 — MCB 2016 Annual Review CLE:  12.0 hours incl 2.0 Ethics/Professional Responsibility and 1.0 Substance Abuse Tuition:  $495 or $275 per day   February 26 — NCADA Ethics & Substance Abuse CLE:  3.0 hours including 2.0 Ethics and 1.0 Substance Abuse Tuition:  NCADA Member: $165; Non-Member: [...] 

Intellectual Property Symposium at Wake Forest (1/17/2018)

The Wake Forest Journal of Business & Intellectual Property Law (JBIPL) will host its spring symposium, “Intellectual Property and Medical Technology: From Creation to Commercialization,” beginning at 8:30 a.m. on Friday, Feb. 2, 2018, in the Wake Forest Biotech Place Atrium at Wake Forest Innovation Quarter. Medical patents, bioethics, and the venture capitalist-side of regenerative [...] 

Hendersonville County Bar Hosts 6-hour CLE (1/5/2018)

The Henderson County Bar is hosting a 6-hour CLE in Hendersonville on FRIDAY, FEB. 2, 2018, 8:30am-5:00pm 6 hours of CLE, including 1 Ethics and 1 Substance Abuse Topics include: Landlord/Tenant Law, Debtor’s Rights, Collaborative Divorce, Domestic Violence Cost: $40.00 Includes payment of CLE fees to State Bar Does not include lunch Visit to register.

Upcoming CLE Video Replays in Asheville (11/13/2017)

Wednesday, November 29, 2017  NCBA 2017 Basics of Elder Law & Special Needs CLE Credit: 7.0 hours including 1.0 Substance Abuse/Mental Health Reg:  8:15-8:30am; Program:8:30am-5:00pm   Thursday, November 30, 2017  NCBA What to Expect When You are Expecting to Practice Workers’ Compensation (2017 Basics of Workers’ Compensation) CLE Credit: 6.25 hours including 1.0 Ethics/Professional Responsibility [...] 

Getting it Settled: Resolving Tough Cases and Thorny Controversies (10/11/2017)

All registration fees from the program benefit The Mediation Center Friday, December 1, 2017 9:00am – 4:15pm   $300 per person $275 early bird for the first 10 people with presenters Fred Barbour, Brian Davis, Joy McIver, Bill Wolcott, Kip Marshall,and Sharon Alexander REGISTER ONLINE HERE   6 hours of CLE credit:  5 hours general, one hour ethics, approved by [...] 

Upcoming NCBA CLE in Asheville (9/26/2017)

Video replay at Comfort Suites Outlet Center, 890 Brevard Rd., Asheville Thursday, October 19, 2017  A Taxing Day for Family Lawyers CLE Credit: 6.5 hours Reg:  8:45-9:00am; Program: 9:00am-5:00pm   Friday, October 20, 2017   Appellate Advocacy in the Digital Age:  The Future is Now CLE Credit: 6.0 including 1.0 Ethics/Professional Responsibility Reg:  8:45-9:00am; Program:  9:00am-4:30pm [...] 

Professionalism For New Admittees CLE (8/5/2017)

Professionalism For New Admittees in the 28th Judicial District Bar is a 12-hour, two-day continuing legal education course for attorneys who plan to practice in Buncombe County. It is free for new members of the 28th JDB, and $25 per hour for others. Pre-registration is required. New admittees will be given preference for registration. The [...]