*Republished from the North Carolina State Bar Journal Fall 2023 issue.
On June 14, 2023, the North Carolina Supreme Court approved the State Bar’s proposed changes to the rules of the Continuing Legal Education (CLE) program. The new rules, available on the State Bar’s website and summarized in the chart below, will take effect on March 1, 2024. There are no changes to the State Bar’s 2023 CLE requirements. The State Bar will provide additional information about the changes to lawyers and sponsors throughout the remainder of 2023, including multiple opportunities for lawyers and sponsors to meet with State Bar staff and ask questions.