Attorney Applications for Approval of CLE

Procedure for Individual Course or Activity Approval


 
Active members seeking approval for a course or activity for which the provider has not already obtained approval may submit an attorney application for CLE approval.

The following may be mailed, emailed or faxed to the MCLE Administrator:
  • Completed attorney application
  • Certificate of attendance
  • Program materials, agenda and/or program outline
  • Attorney application fee pursuant to the CLE Fee Schedule
Attorney applications must be received no later than 30 days after the completion of the course for which the attorney is seeking approval.

Helpful Links: Attorney Application
Hawaii State Board of CLE Regulations
Continuing Legal Education Fee Schedule

Procedure for Legal Publication Approval


 
RSCH Rule 22(e)(4): The requirement of this Rule may be met, subject to prior approval as set forth in sections (f) and (g) of this Rule, by…(4) writing scholarly legal articles that comply with Regulations of the Continuing Legal Education Regulations of the Hawaii State Board of Continuing Legal Education and are published in a bar journal, law review, book, bar association or similarly recognized journal, or other legal publication may qualify for 2 credit hours per 1,500 published words per year.

The following may be mailed, emailed or faxed to the MCLE Administrator:
  • Completed Certificate of Publication form
  • A copy of the published article
Helpful Links: Certificate of Publication
Hawaii State Board of CLE Regulations
RSCH Rule 22
Continuing Legal Education Fee Schedule

For MCLE related inquiries please contact:


Blaine Kawakami
MCLE Administrator
Hawaii State Bar Association 
(808) 792-7348
bkawakami@hsba.org