Member Benefits and Discounted Services

Continuing legal education classes

The ACBA is nationally recognized for its excellence in providing continuing legal education programs. The bar association conducts more than 100 programs a year, and now offers CLE online. The Continuing Legal Education Committee, along with various ACBA Committees and substantive law Sections, develops and implements programs utilizing speakers on county, state, and national levels. The ACBA is committed to offering high quality programs that are conveniently available and affordable. The programs range from all-day, half day, and late afternoon sessions. Written materials are usually available and some programs are videotaped.

Law student members can attend ACBA CLE programs free of charge.

To register for live ACBA CLE programs or events, click here.

To register for live ACBA continuing judicial education programs or events, click here.

To register and view online CLE programs, click here.

To view the CLE proposal form, click here.

To view the CLE rights release form, click here.

Continuing legal education (CLE) materials

The ACBA maintains an inventory of current CLE materials at the bar association headquarters. These are available for purchase at the ACBA offices by all member attorneys.

Continuing legal education (CLE) scholarships

To assist lawyers in good standing at the bar of Allegheny County who maintain their principal office in Allegheny County and are experiencing financial difficulty in acquiring the hours of required continuing legal education, the Lawyers Fund of the ACBF has adopted a program that provides limited scholarship assistance to applicants who qualify. For further information about this program, contact the bar association at 412-261-6161.

Allegheny County Bar Foundation Lawyer Referral Service