City Bar Center for CLE

The City Bar Center for CLE has a ground breaking program chock full of courses in virtually every practice area. Well renowned attorneys and non-legal professionals from premier firms and corporations, high level staff from regulatory agencies and well known academics make up our faculties. Comprehensive materials accompany our 150 annual programs.

We are accredited in:

California •  New Jersey • New York • Pennsylvania

We are approved as a CPE sponsor by the New York State Education Department's State Board for Public Accountancy. Note, not all courses qualify for CPE credit. Please check the individual course listing for verification of CPE credit availability. Purchase of CDs/DVDs or course materials do not qualify for CPE credit. Please call 212.382.6663 for specific credit breakdown.

Program Location

Our programs are held at our convenient midtown venue at the New York City Bar Association - 42 West 44th Street (between 5th & 6th Avenues), New York, NY 10036. If you are unable to attend a live course, you may view the live webcast or view it on demand at a later date, or purchase CDs/DVDs or materials.

Register Online

For an easier registration, and instant confirmation for live programs, we encourage you to Register online. Please note that all registrations after 3pm (the business day before a scheduled program) will be taken by phone or fax only.

Course Materials

Course materials for all programs will be available via download and hard copy. Pre-registrants at live programs interested in a hard copy and a download of the course book will be charged additional $25.

Attorneys who would like to purchase audio visual products can receive a download of the materials. 

Attendees from law firms or organizations with Passports are entitled to the hard copy course book without an additional fee.

Register by Phone, Fax, or Mail

You may register anytime by phone at 212.382.6663 or by fax at 212.869.4451. Registrations can also be submitted by mail. Download registration form. Walk-ins are accepted for all programs, unless otherwise noted. Confirmation will be sent by email one day prior to the program. If you do not receive your confirmation, please contact Locksley Green at 212.382.6687, or at 212.382.6663.

More Information

The City Bar Center for CLE is an accredited provider in the States of New York, California, New Jersey and Pennsylvania. For live programs, New York, California and New Jersey credits are the same, however Pennsylvania credit differs since credit is based on a 60 minute hour, not a 50 minute credit hour. For online, DVDs/CDs, both California credit is based on a 60 minute credit hour, therefore it differs from New York and New Jersey. California credit is not available after one year from the date of the program. For more information on The Office of Court Administration and the MCLE Regulations & Guidelines, please visit this

If you need special accommodations please contact the Customer Service Department at 212.382.6663 or at least 3 business days prior to the program.

All information is subject to change.