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Virginia CLE® has a singular mission: to serve the continuing education needs of Virginia attorneys. For new Virginia lawyers, this means providing easy, affordable access to the wisdom and experience of the hundreds of Virginia legal experts who share their expertise through our seminars and publications. This includes those barred in other states who now hold a Virginia bar number!

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While the discount is available on the vast majority of seminars, some are not discountable. Discounts cannot be combined or applied retroactively. Advance registration is required; the discount is not available on walk-in registrations.

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Young Lawyers Conference: All active and associate Virginia State Bar members in good standing, age 36 and under, as well as those members admitted to the Virginia State Bar as their initial bar for less than three years, are automatically members.

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Searching in Multiple PDFs

Most of Virginia CLE®'s publications are available in electronic PDF format. Learn advanced search techniques from this five-minute tutorial.

Student Loans and Personal Financial Planning

View a short video on managing student loans and personal financial planning—advice from University of Virginia Professor and financial expert, Richard F. DeMong.

Time Management

This is the Time Management session from the November 2012 live seminar, Backpack to Briefcase: The New Virginia Lawyer.

Resources for Virginia Lawyers

This is the Resources for Virginia Lawyers session from the November 2012 live seminar, Backpack to Briefcase: The New Virginia Lawyer.

Networking and Client Development

This is the Networking and Client Development session from the November 2012 live seminar, Backpack to Briefcase: The New Virginia Lawyer.

Principles of Ethics and Professionalism for Virginia Lawyers

Tom Spahn of McGuireWoods LLP and Justice Donald Lemons discuss the ethics and professionalism principles for Virginia lawyers endorsed by the Virginia Supreme Court.


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