Free Online CLE

Today’s lawyers expect to consume continuing legal education just like they consume other content — interactive, accessible, and on-demand. By leveraging the latest in technology and instructional design, we have developed free online courses approved for professional responsibility CLE credit in Illinois.

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Advancing Women in Law Summit

The Advancing Women in Law Summit CLE consists of two, 30-minute sections that feature highlights from an event convened by the Women’s Bar Association of Illinois and the American Bar Association’s Commission on Women in the Profession, as well as key practice takeaways for women in the legal profession.

1.0 hours of diversity and inclusion CLE credit in Illinois

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The Busy Lawyer’s Guide to Well-Being

The Busy Lawyer’s Guide to Well-Being introduces attorneys to the topic while addressing the confusion around what “well-being” really means. During the course, attorneys will learn how the high-stress legal profession can impact their mental and physical health, as well as some simple strategies to help manage their well-being.

0.5 hours of mental health and substance abuse CLE credit in Illinois

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The Resilient Lawyer

The Resilient Lawyer explores how the daily challenges in lawyers’ personal and professional lives test their resiliency. The course also demonstrates how developing a resilient mindset can help manage those challenges.

0.5 hours of mental health and substance abuse CLE credit in Illinois

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Ending Harassment, Bullying, and Incivility in the Legal Workplace

Ending Harassment, Bullying, and Incivility in the Legal Workplace puts attorneys in real-life scenarios to help them manage workplace incivility and identify organizational changes that can lead to a more equitable work environment.

1.0 hours of professional responsibility CLE credit in Illinois

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Rebalance the Scales: Implicit Bias, Diversity, and the Legal Profession

Rebalance the Scales is an interactive two-part course that features a panel of experts accompanied by interactive scenarios focused on the meaning of diversity, how implicit bias results in a lack of diversity in the legal profession, and strategies to counter implicit bias in our personal and professional lives.

1.0 hours of diversity and inclusion CLE credit in Illinois

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The Buck Stops Here: Ethics and Professionalism for In-House Counsel

Like law firm attorneys, in-house counsel face many ethical and professionalism challenges in their daily practices. And like law firm attorneys, in-house counsel are subject to the Illinois Rules of Professional Conduct. However many of the Rules can seem inapplicable to those practicing in-house. The Buck Stops Here seeks to bridge the gap between perception and reality, and answer the ethical and professionalism questions in-house counsel face every day.

1.0 hours of professional responsibility CLE credit in Illinois; satisfies the Rule 716(c) requirement for foreign in-house counsel

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