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.

Schedule of Live Seminars+

Register for classes by clicking on the registration link below.

Upcoming Seminars

September 9, 2016
Legal Challenges Facing Health Care Providers
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September 16, 2016
Development and Trends in Health Care Law 2016
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October 14, 2016
Bankruptcy Law Update
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October 20-21, 2016
Southeastern Business Law Institute 2016
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November 4, 2016
Workers' Compensation Law
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November 11, 2016
Jere F. White Jr. Trial Advocacy Institute
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November 18, 2016
Trends in Commercial Real Estate Law
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December 1, 2016
Employment Law Update
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December 9, 2016
Class Action and Business Litigation
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December 20, 2016
CLE by the Hour
Registration opening soon

Past Seminars

April 8, 2016 @ 8:30 a.m.
Risky Business:  Financing and Distributing Independent Films with Mark Litwak

All seminars are offered in Birmingham unless otherwise indicated.


Webcasts and 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 pre-approved online courses.

View the full catalog of online offerings

Lunchtime Webcasts+

All lunchtime webcasts are one hour long and count as live CLE credit. 

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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.
To contact CLEAlabama, call 800-627-6514 or 205-348-6230 or e-mail them at