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Continuing Legal Education

HBA Continuing Legal Education

The Houston Bar Association’s Continuing Legal Education Department provides quality legal education programs for attorneys in Houston and surrounding counties.

The HBA/CLE Committee plans seminars, institutes, and lunch’n’learns each year that provide continuing education on a variety of legal topics, as well as promote professional ethics. Through our Thursday morning seminars, Friday afternoon seminars, lunch’n’learn programming, and the newly included online videos, HBA members can attend over 90 hours of CLE programming at no cost each year.

For more information, call Ashley Steininger at 713-759-1133

Guardian Ad Litem Institute In Probate Court

Friday, July 24, 2015
The HBA/CLE Committee presents the 2015 Guardian Ad Litem Institute In Probate Court on Friday, July 24, 2015 from 12:00 p.m.-4:45 p.m. at the Harris County Jury Assembly Plaza, 1201 Congress. Pre-registration for HBA members is $70; door registration is $80. Pre-registration for Non- Members is $140; door registration is $160. The Institute has been approved for 4.25 hours of MCLE credit, including .75 hours of ethics. Pre-registration must be received at the HBA office no later than Noon, Friday, July 10, 2015.
Click here for Agenda and Regsistration Form.


The HBA presents its first free CLE programming for members only. Upon clicking on the video links below, you will be prompted to login using your HBA account information. You can also create an account on that same page. Watch for more free, members-only CLE videos throughout the year.

New Licensee Series on Starting a Solo Practice
Earn 3.5 hours of CLE, including 1 hour of ethics credit through four videos that will help you start your solo practice from setting up an office, getting and keeping clients, ethically marketing your services and using courtroom technology.

HBA Seminars and Section Presentations
These programs provide continuing education on a variety of legal topics, including ethics credit for some programs.

Spring/Summer 2015 Seminar Brochure (PDF)

Resources Include:

HBA Office

Houston Bar Association
1111 Bagby, FLB 200, Houston, TX 77002
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