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CLE Programs – Discounts and Free Programs for Members
The City Bar offers 150 live CLE courses annually with member discounts of up to 35% off regular rates. Select programs also offer special pricing for small law firm members.
Programs range from 1 1/2 hours to full day; and are also available as live webcasts and on-demand programs.
Free CLE Programs for Members
2018 Professional Development Workshop Series
This series provides attorneys with critical training to help them succeed as they transition into more senior roles, and offers more experienced attorneys a refresher on skill needed throughout their career. This series free to City Bar members.
Inclusive Leadership = Intelligent Leadership: The Next Level of Leadership for 21st Century Legal Workplaces
Wednesday, January 17, 2018 8:30am - 10:15am
Dr. Arin N. Reeves, President & Managing Director, Nextions LLC
NY CLE Credit: 2.0 Diversity, Inclusion and Elimination of Bias
Practicing Law at the Speed of Light: Building Resilience and Reducing Stress in a Climate of Change
Thursday, February 22, 2018 8:30am - 10:15am
Dr. Larry Richard, Founder & Principal Consultant, LawyerBrain LLC
NY CLE Credit: 2.0 Law Practice Management
Raising Your Writing Bar: Next Level Drafting and Editing Skills
Friday, March 23, 2018 8:30am - 10:15am
Catharine Du Bois, Visiting Professor, New York Law School & Director of the Legal Writing Program at National Institute for Trial Advocacy (NITA)
NY CLE Credit: 2.0 Skills
Secrets of the Masters: The Five Habits of Successful Business Development
Thursday, April 26, 2018 8:30am - 10:15am
David H. Freeman, CEO, David Freeman Consulting Group and Founder, Law Firm CultureShift
CLE credit will not be provided
An Ounce of Prevention: How to Reduce Liability, Disciplinary and Reputational Risks
Wednesday, May 16, 2018 8:30am - 10:15am
Panel Chair: Bruce A. Green, Louis Stein Chair of Law & Director, Stein Center for Law and Ethics, Fordham Law School
NY CLE Credit: 2.0 Ethics
Discounts on CLE Programs for Members
- A 50% discount will be granted to attorneys working for government agencies, public interest groups, full-time students and full-time academics.
- A 20% discount off of member and non-member prices is available for firms and corporations that register 4 or more people for the same program or group webcast.
Discounts for Small Law Firms and Solo Practitioners
- For attorneys working in firms with fewer than 10 attorneys the 20% discount will be made available if 2 or more attorneys attend the same program.
- Select Solo CLE; solo practitioners get unlimited access to our CLE programs 4 hours or less for a flat fee of $499, includes live programs, live webcasts and on-demand programs. Please contact Customer Service for more information and to sign up.
Discounts for Association Committees
Committee Members who are sponsoring a program are eligible for a 50% discount off the member rate.