Experience CLE

CLE and a Potomac River Dinner Cruise: Sailing Through Multijurisdictional Practice Ethical Issues

Live on Site at The Mead Center for American Theater in Washington, DC: Friday, April 28 (seminar 4:30-6:30 p.m., boarding for cruise begins at 7:00 p.m., Odyssey Dinner Cruise 8:00-11:00 p.m.)
MCLE Credit: 2.0 (Ethics: 2.0)
Live-Interactive Credit: 2.0
  • A fun and interactive two-hour Ethics CLE at the Mead Center for American Theater (across the street from marina)
  • A three-course plated dinner cruise on the Potomac aboard the glass-enclosed Odyssey with live music and dancing, taking in the evening views of the national monuments along the Potomac River.
  • Guest tickets available for the dinner cruise! Cash bar available.

CLE at Historic Kenmore and George Washington’s Ferry Farm: Civility in the Practice of Law and the Influence of George Washington

Live on Site at Historic Kenmore Plantation and George Washington’s Ferry Farm, Fredericksburg: Friday, May 12, (seminar at 9:00 a.m., Lunch & Tour of Ferry Farm at 12:15 p.m., Historic Frederickburg Trolley Tour at 2:30 p.m., cocktail party at 4:45 p.m., dinner at 6:00 p.m.)
MCLE Credit: 3.0
Live-Interactive Credit: 3.0
  • A day immersed in legal education, history, and entertainment that is uniquely both Virginian and American
  • Three hours of Ethics focused on the philosophical underpinnings and practical benefits of civility and the practice of law
  • Two tours, lunch, a cocktail reception, and dinner
  • Guest tickets available

CLE at Nationals Park: Computer, Cell Phone, and Social Media Evidence—How to Get It and How to Use It

Live on Site at Nationals Park: Thursday, June 29, (seminar at 1:30 p.m., Game Begins at 4:05 p.m.)
MCLE Credit: 2.0
Live-Interactive Credit: 2.0
  • Explore the capabilities of digital forensics in areas of e-mail, Internet usage, cell phones, and electronic documents metadata
  • Learn about best practices for acquiring, preserving, and analyzing digital evidence
  • Gain advice on how to counsel your client regarding electronic evidence prior to litigation and how to get your electronic evidence before the court
  • Enjoy the rest of your day in an infield box seat as the Washington Nationals battle the World Series champion Chicago Cubs — the only day game visit by the Cubs this season to Nationals Park!
  • Guest tickets available

International Destination CLE: Florence 2017

Live on Site in Florence, Italy: November 3 - 10, 2017
MCLE Credit: 9.0 (Ethics: 2.0)
Live-Interactive Credit: 4.0
  • Six nights' accommodation at the Westin Excelsior, a five-star hotel in the heart of Florence with all hotel taxes and gratutites included
  • Airfare from Dulles (optional)
  • Orientation Walking Tour
  • Buffet breakfast daily, two receptions, lunch at the CLE seminar (provided to the attorney only; an attending guest pays an additional fee)
  • 9 hours of CLE
  • Post-Trip Extension to be announced

Save the date for these upcoming Experience CLE programs:

  • 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? (Thursday, September 28 and Friday, September 29—same program both dates

Past Experience CLE Programs Include:

  • 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 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 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: 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: 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
  • The Inaugural Constitutional Institute at George Washington’s Mount Vernon - 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
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.


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