Continuing Legal Education

The Buncombe County Bar provides opportunities for members to fulfill their CLE requirements locally and at a discount.

For the convenience of our members, we also list CLE opportunities provided by other entities.

Upcoming CLEs are listed on this page. Click on the CLE title to access the event page where you can find more information relative to that conference. Bar sponsored CLEs allow registration directly from the event page.


Preserving Homeownership CLE-Exploring Legal Tools & Strategies for Preserving Homeownership in Low-Wealth Families (5/5/2022)

Preserving Homeownership CLE — Exploring Legal Tools & Strategies for Preserving Homeownership in Low-Wealth Families May 13, 8:30 to 12:30, Optional Networking Lunch to Follow First Presbyterian Church, Downtown Asheville Free to Pisgah Legal’s Volunteer Attorneys Schemes to obtain real property at below market value from unsuspecting/uninformed owners have been in the forefront of recent [...] 

Upcoming CLE with The Mediation Center: SCOTUS Review 2021/2022 Term Highlights (4/14/2022)

Join The Mediation Center on Friday, June 24, 2022 for SCOTUS Review: 2021/2022 Term Highlights and earn 1 hour of CLE Credit. Dr. Todd Collins will look at important cases from the last term by the US Supreme Court that practicing lawyers need to know. It will provide an overview of the key decisions from [...] 

Upcoming CME/CLE with The Mediation Center: Mediator In the Middle: 2022 CME/CLE for DRC Certified Mediators (4/14/2022)

Join The Mediation Center on Friday, April 29, 2022 for Mediator in the Middle, the 2022 CME/CLE for Certified Mediators and earn 3 hours of CLE credit and 2 hours of CME credit. With presenters Tara Lynn Kozlowski, Frank Goldsmith, and Sharon Tracey Barrett learn timely mediation methods, strategies for mitigating bias, and updates on [...] 

Preserving Homeownership CLE (4/5/2022)

Free CLE for Volunteer Attorneys Exploring Various Legal Tools & Strategies for Preserving Homeownership in Low-Wealth Families. Fee of $75 for non-volunteer attorneys. Register here. About this event Schemes to obtain real property at below market value from unsuspecting/uninformed owners have been in the forefront of recent news in our community. Pisgah Legal Services and [...] 

Mediation Center Power Hours CLE on Feb 18 (2/15/2022)

Join the Mediation Center on Friday, February 18th for 2 hours CLE credit – 1 hour Ethics/Professional Responsibility & 1 hour Substance Abuse/Mental Health Awareness. Led by Asheville attorney and State Bar Councilor Anna Hamrick get News and Views from the NC Bar with a review of recent ethics opinions and proposed amendments to the ethics rules and [...] 

Upcoming CLE with the Mediation Center: Social Media and the Law: Beyond the Basics (11/4/2021)

Join the Mediation Center for a 3.5 hour (including 1 hour of technology credit), Social Media and the Law: Beyond the Basics continuing legal education webinar on Friday, December 10, 2021 or February 4, 2022 from 9:00am-12:45pm. Social media has revolutionized the way we communicate and share information. These changes have raised complex legal issues that [...] 

The Mediation Center Presents View from the Bench: What Every Lawyer Should Know (10/19/2021)

Join us for a 3 hour CLE on Friday, October 22nd, 2021 offering practical instruction and valuable insights directly from Superior Court judges presiding over criminal and civil cases in North Carolina. Learn what judges really think about essential and timely topics, such as:  1) “best practices” to stand out in court; 2) avoiding the [...] 

Upcoming CLE videos in Asheville (6/1/2021)

Wednesday, June 16, 2021 Lawyers Mutual Consulting Services:  Evolving & Thriving During A Pandemic  CLE Credit: 6.0 hours including 1.0 Ethics/Professional Responsibility, 1.0 Substance Abuse, & 1.0 Technology Reg:  8:45-9:00am; Program: 9:00-3:30pm Tuition: $295 (lunch included) Location: Comfort Suites Outlet Center, 890 Brevard Rd., Asheville   Thursday-Friday, June 17-18, 2021 MCB 2021 Annual Review CLE [...] 

The Climate and the Land: Clean Energy, Land Protection and Ethics CLE (1/26/2021)

Join us for a 3-hour virtual CLE on February 10th to learn more about clean energy and land protection. As our region and the world navigate the burdens of the pandemic, most of the focus has appropriately been on health and economic fallout. Despite these challenges, the threat of our warming climate looms in the [...] 

Overview of Landlord/Tenant & Consumer Matters During the Pandemic CLE (12/8/2020)

The Pro Bono Committee of the Buncombe County Bar will host a virtual CLE Program on Wed, January 13, 2021 to provide an overview of key areas of Landlord/Tenant Law and  including termination of tenancy and habitability issues in residential rental housing, and of Consumer Protection Law, including debtors’ rights and common credit issues faced [...]