Pennsylvania attorneys must complete at least twelve (12) CLE credit hours each annual compliance period in order to fulfill the Pennsylvania CLE requirement. Attorneys in Pennsylvania are broken down into 1 of 3 Pennsylvania CLE Compliance Groups for CLE compliance and reporting purposes. Pennsylvania attorneys that are in compliance Group III are currently due for compliance and must complete the PA CLE requirement by December 31.
PA CLE Compliance Group III
January 1 – December 31
Pennsylvania attorneys that are in Group III may complete 6 PA CLE hours by completing Attorney Credits online and downloadable Pennsylvania CLE courses. Attorney Credits offers individual courses (including legal ethics courses) and also offers 6 unit CLE compliance packages for Pennsylvania attorneys in compliance Group III. For more information about CLE in Pennsylvania please click here: PA CLE.
 As part of the annual 12 hour PA CLE requirement, Pennsylvania attorneys must now complete at least a minimum of two (2) hours of legal ethics, professionalism or substance abuse.
 The PA CLE groups are chosen randomly by lawyer ID number. Once you are assigned to a PA CLE compliance group, your compliance group will never change. Even if your last name changes, your PA CLE Compliance Group will remain the same.