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.

When Pregnant People Encounter The Justice System CLE

September 19, 2023 | Comments Off on When Pregnant People Encounter The Justice System CLE

Join us for a free, one-hour, live CLE on October 6th, 12:45-1:45pm, to learn more about trends in female incarceration and the rights of pregnant individuals. The seminar will take place in the second floor jury room in the Buncombe County Courthouse, and lunch will be provided for those who pre-register here. When pregnant people…

NCAJ Hosts Sidebar Social on October 5th

September 14, 2023 | Comments Off on NCAJ Hosts Sidebar Social on October 5th

Join North Carolina Advocates for Justice in Asheville for a Sidebar Social at Green Man Brewery on Thursday, October 5, from 5 – 7 p.m. The Buncombe Bar is a co-sponsor, and all Bar members are invited to enjoy complimentary appetizers and drinks courtesy of Lawyers Mutual. We we encourage attendees to bring a friend…

Professionalism CLE For New Attorneys

September 5, 2023 | Comments Off on Professionalism CLE For New Attorneys

Professionalism For New Admittees in the Buncombe County Bar is a 12-hour, two-day continuing legal education course for attorneys who plan to practice in Buncombe County. It is free for new members of the Buncombe County Bar, and $25 per hour for others. Pre-registration is required. New admittees will be given preference for registration. The…

How Trial Lawyers Can Save An Appeal–Free CLE

May 19, 2023 | Comments Off on How Trial Lawyers Can Save An Appeal–Free CLE

Just like a good steak is made in the field, a good appeal is made in the trial court.  This presentation covers strategic pointers for civil trial lawyers to ensure the case they have built will stand up on appeal. From the basics of appellate preservation to the advanced tactics of seasoned appellate practitioners, it…

Real Property Regulation Updates in 2023

February 17, 2023 | Comments Off on Real Property Regulation Updates in 2023

R. Keith Miller, the Buncombe County Tax Assessor, will provide a one-hour training for real estate attorneys and paralegals about the business property rental listing sheets and property card updates recently requested by the county. The training will include the state regulations for rental property listings, information about how to update property records and file…

The Intersection of Real Property & Estate Planning CLE

February 10, 2023 | Comments Off on The Intersection of Real Property & Estate Planning CLE

The Buncombe Bar is excited to announce a new continuing legal education seminar set for March 24, 9-10am.  Many attorneys find that the intersection of real property and estate planning can be fraught with potential problems without proper planning and preparation. As attorneys and advisors, we are often asked how to best facilitate transfers of…

New Mindfulness CLE – How To Rock Your World: Five Tools To Get Regulated When the World Feels Rocky

October 3, 2022 | Comments Off on New Mindfulness CLE – How To Rock Your World: Five Tools To Get Regulated When the World Feels Rocky

Join your Buncombe County Bar colleagues and local attorney Laura Mahr for a free cutting-edge mindfulness and neuroscience-based CLE series. This is a new series created by Laura exclusively for our members! How Rock Your World: Five Tools to Get Regulated When the World Feels Rocky will be delivered virtually, and includes six hours of…

Upcoming CLE videos in Asheville

June 1, 2021 | Comments Off on Upcoming CLE videos in Asheville

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

January 26, 2021 | Comments Off on The Climate and the Land: Clean Energy, Land Protection and Ethics CLE

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

December 8, 2020 | Comments Off on Overview of Landlord/Tenant & Consumer Matters During the Pandemic CLE

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…