• Continuing Education

    Cumberland School of Law offers a full complement of Continuing Legal Education (CLE) seminars led by distinguished attorneys from the Alabama Bar, top legal consultants from across the nation, and our own outstanding faculty.

    Students are invited to attend most CLE programs at no cost and must register by contacting the CLE office.

    Schedule of Live Seminars+

    Oct. 17, 2014—8:30 a.m.

    Solo Out of the Gate (and Later)

    Oct. 31, 2014—8:30 a.m.

    Bankruptcy Law

    Nov. 6, 2014—8:30 a.m.

    Southeastern Business Law Institute 2014

    Nov. 14, 2014—8:30 a.m.

    Employment Law

    Nov. 21, 2014—8:30 a.m.

    Trends in Commercial Real Estate Law

    Dec. 4, 2014—8:30 a.m.

    Information Law and Digital Forensics Program 2014

    Dec. 12, 2014—8:30 a.m.

    Workers' Compensation Law

    Dec. 17, 2014—8:30 a.m.

    Class Actions

    Dec. 19, 2014—8:30 a.m.

    CLE by the Hour

    All seminars are offered in Birmingham unless otherwise indicated.

    Online, On-demand Courses+

    Cumberland School of Law CLE offers a wide range of online CLE courses. Conveniently view anytime, anywhere, in increments of time that are convenient for you, and without the time and expense of travel away from your office. Pursuant to Alabama CLE Rule 4.1.16, you can receive half (six) of your CLE credit hours per year online.

    Please note that you must follow all the steps to submit a completion certificate in order to receive MCLE credit in Alabama whose regulations permit attorneys to earn six hours annually for preapproved online courses.

    View the full catalog of online offerings

    Mandatory Professionalism Seminars+

    The Alabama State Bar MCLE Rule 9 requires all newly admitted members of the bar to complete a three-hour course in professionalism within twelve months of admission. Cumberland CLE administers the program for the Alabama State Bar in odd years and CLE Alabama in even years. If you think you may be excluded from this requirement, please contact the Alabama State Bar.

    Upcoming Seminars

    Jan. 23, 2015—8:30 a.m.
    May 14, 2015—8:30 a.m.