Upcoming Experience CLE

CLE at the American Shakespeare Center: Applying the Virginia Rules of Professional Conduct to Henry IV, Part 1

Live on Site in Staunton (The American Shakespeare Center’s Blackfriars Playhouse): Thursday, March 21 (performance at 10:30 a.m.; seminar at 2:00 p.m.)
MCLE Credit: 2.0 (Ethics: 2.0)
  • Join us for a world-class Shakespearean performance of Henry IV, Part 1 from the Lords’ Chairs or Front-Row Stalls in the beautiful Blackfriars Playhouse in historic Staunton
  • Enjoy a fun and interactive analysis of the main characters as if they were lawyers bound by the Virginia Rules of Professional Conduct, conducted by the program faculty with the assistance of the actors
  • Includes a catered buffet lunch and an optional backstage tour

CLE and Kris Kristofferson for Charity: An Advocate’s Secret Weapon

Live on Site in Alexandria (RT's Restaurant and the Birchmere): Thursday, April 25 (seminar at 4:00, dinner at 5:15, concert at 7:30)
MCLE Credit: 1.0 PLUS attendees will recieve a free 4-Credit Online Bundle to purchase the webcasts and online seminars of their choosing, for a total of 5 MCLE credits
  • Every dollar of your attendance fee—less the cost of the event itself—will go directly toward funding Virginia Law Foundation community-based grants for 2019
  • A one-hour CLE highlighting an advocate's secret weapon—evaluating facts and evidence in terms of how to maximize its use and combat its use against us
  • Dinner at RT's Restaurant, recently named one of the top 50 Southern Restaurants in the country
  • A chance to see legendary three-time GRAMMY winner Kris Kristofferson in an intimate concert at the Birchmere
  • Four Virginia CLE Online Bundle credits, in addition to the one credit for the live presentation

CLE at Topgolf Loudoun for Charity: The New World of Spousal Support

Live on Site at Topgolf Loudoun (Ashburn): Thursday, May 16 (seminar at 12:00, lunch at 1:00, golf at 1:30)
MCLE Credit: 1.0 PLUS attendees will recieve a free 4-Credit Online Bundle to purchase the webcasts and online seminars of their choosing, for a total of 5 MCLE credits
  • Every dollar of your attendance fee—less the cost of the event itself—will go directly toward funding Virginia Law Foundation community-based grants for 2019
  • A one-hour CLE highlighting the changes in spousal support, which has always been one of the more difficult areas to predict and now becomes more so
  • Participation in the hottest new concept in golf—appropriate for golfers of all skill levels or with no experience at all. Prizes will be awarded for winning individuals and teams!
  • Great for the individual lawyer or a law firm outing—guest tickets also available
  • Four Virginia CLE Online Bundle credits, in addition to the one credit for the live presentation

International Destination CLE: Vienna 2019

Live on Site in Vienna, Austria: Friday, November 8 - Friday, November 15
MCLE Credit: 9.0 (Ethics: pending)
  • Spend 6 days and nights exploring all around Vienna, Austria's capital city famous for its culture, imperial sights, coffee houses, cozy wine taverns, and special Viennese charm
  • Includes six night accommodation at the five star Hotel Imperial, buffet breakfast daily, two receptions, and lunch at the CLE seminar; program may be purchased with or without airfare and transfers
  • Reserve now! Space is limited and later reservation requests will be subject to availability and possibly higher costs
  • For detailed information including a full schedule, optional daily tours, and an add-on pre-trip to Prague, please visit our special website: www.vacleinternational.org

Save the Date:

  • The Fifth Annual Constitutional Institute at George Washington's Mount Vernon: Thursday, October 3 - Friday, October 4.


Past Experience CLE Programs Include:

  • CLE and Washington Capitals Hockey for Charity: An Advocate's Top Forty - SOLD OUT
  • CLE and Washington Wizards vs. Golden State Warriors Basketball: Ethics Fast Break - SOLD OUT
  • CLE at the Virginia Holocaust Museum: Legal Responses to War Crimes, Genocide, and Human Rights Atrocities
  • Ethics CLE at Topgolf Loudoun: Tom Spahn on Law Practice Email Ethics
  • The Fourth Annual Constitutional Institute at George Washington's Mount Vernon: The Use and Abuse of the Fourth Amendment in Law Enforcement and Domestic Surveillance
  • The Third Annual Constitutional Institute at George Washington’s Mount Vernon: Freedom of the Press: Constitutional Protections, ‘Fake News’, and Where Do We Go From Here? - SOLD OUT
  • The Second Annual Constitutional Institute at George Washington’s Mount Vernon: The Constitutionality of Executive Orders and Their Use Since Washington’s Time
  • The Inaugural Constitutional Institute at George Washington’s Mount Vernon - SOLD OUT
  • CLE at Historic Kenmore and George Washington’s Ferry Farm: Civility in the Practice of Law and the Influence of George Washington
  • CLE at the Virginia Holocaust Museum: Civility in the Practice of Law
  • CLE and a Potomac River Dinner Cruise: Sailing Through Multijurisdictional Practice Ethical Issues
  • CLE and New York Rangers vs. Washington Capitals Hockey: What Lawyers Learn (Often the Hard Way)- SOLD OUT
  • CLE and Pittsburgh Penguins vs. Washington Capitals Hockey: Creative Strategies for “Selling” Your Case
  • CLE and Pittsburgh Penguins vs. Washington Capitals Hockey: Smooth Skating Through Third-Party Discovery - SOLD OUT
  • CLE and Washington Capitals vs. Nashville Predators Hockey: Effective and Ethical Resolution of Civil Litigation in Virginia - SOLD OUT
  • CLE and Washington Wizards Basketball: Difficult Clients and Counsel in High-Conflict Cases — Being Ethical and Effective - SOLD OUT
  • CLE and Cleveland Cavaliers vs. Washington Wizards Basketball: Ethical Advocacy in Mediation
  • CLE and Golden State Warriors vs. Washington Wizards Basketball: Extraordinary Direct and Cross-Examination for Everyday Cases
  • CLE and UVA Football: The Ethics of Advertising and Direct Mail
  • CLE and Virginia Tech Football: A Winning Game Plan for Contracting with the Federal Government
  • CLE at Nationals Park: Safe at Home—Personal Jurisdiction after Daimler v. Bauman - SOLD OUT!!!
  • CLE at Nationals Park: Government Affairs Compliance in a Busy Political Time - SOLD OUT
  • CLE at Nationals Park and at the Virginia Holocaust Museum: Watergate — Dean’s Break with the White House: The Ethics of a Lawyer Representing an Organization in Reporting Crime or Fraud That Is Continuing
  • CLE at Nationals Park: Computer, Cell Phone, and Social Media Evidence - SOLD OUT
  • CLE at Nationals Park: Trial Skills for Facing Curveballs, Fastballs, and Pitches in the Dirt - SOLD OUT
  • CLE at Nationals Park: Ethics Cabaret: The Ethics of Your Profession Sung to the Music of Your Life
  • CLE at Nationals Park: New Tools, New Rules: How to Stay Ahead of the Changing eDiscovery Landscape
  • CLE at Nationals Park: Unique Civil and Criminal Issues Facing Current and Former Military Service Members and Families
  • CLE at the American Shakespeare Center: The Skull of a Lawyer—Hamlet and the Law of Evidence - SOLD OUT
  • CLE at the American Shakespeare Center: Shakespeare and Rhetoric - SOLD OUT
  • CLE at the American Shakespeare Center: Shakespeare and Trial Advocacy
  • CLE at the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum and the Virginia Holocaust Museum: Ordinary Soldiers: A Study in Law and Leadership
  • Experience Nashville with Virginia CLE: Ethics CLE, Two Nights at Opryland, and a Private Bluebird Cafe Concert
  • International Destination CLE: London 2016
  • International Destination CLE: Florence 2017
  • International Destination CLE: Lisbon 2018
We are proud to partner with George Washington's Mount Vernon for our annual Constitutional Institute. The Fred W. Smith National Library for the Study of George Washington at Mount Vernon hosts a variety of dynamic events, welcoming established scholars, leaders, and experts from numerous fields. Please visit their website for upcoming events.