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Policies and Information

Register early!

  • For course agendas, hours, fees, and discounts, please refer to the respective seminar pages. The fee includes all written materials unless otherwise noted, program instruction, and refreshment breaks. Lunch may be enjoyed on your own.
  • To reserve seating and written materials, please register in advance of the program.
  • Upon registration, MCLE will e-mail a confirmation. If you do not receive it, please check in with the registrar on the day of the program.
  • Walk-in registrants are welcome, with the exception of limited enrollment programs. Please call us to confirm space availability and schedule.
  • We accept cash, checks, MasterCard, Visa, American Express, and Discover.

REFUNDS...If your plans change

If you’re unable to attend a program you’ve registered for, simply let us know by the end of the business day prior to the program and we’ll be happy to refund your tuition after deducting a $25 processing fee. If we don’t hear from you and you do not attend, we will send you the written materials in full satisfaction of the tuition paid. Limited enrollment programs are an exception: cancellations received two weeks prior to the program will receive a full refund minus a $45 processing fee. After this time no refunds are available.

Privacy policy

MCLE is committed to protecting the privacy of all individuals with whom MCLE communicates. In the course of business, MCLE collects customer information, which is used to process and send order(s), to bill credit cards and to contact the customer when necessary. MCLE uses a secure server to protect the sensitive information of all individuals and law firms that access www.mcle.org. The secure server software encrypts all information before it is sent to MCLE. Information provided to MCLE regarding individuals and law firms when creating an account, logging on to www.mcle.org, registering for a program, or purchasing online products enables MCLE to process and fulfill orders, to provide users with notification regarding order status, and to notify users from time to time of new content on the site. From time to time, if MCLE changes its privacy policy, such changes are posted to www.mcle.org, in order that users of the site may always be aware of what information MCLE collects and how it is used. If a person wishes to have his or her name removed from MCLE’s electronic database, he or she is invited to e-mail MCLE’s Customer Service Department at customerservice@mcle.org. MCLE’s staff takes every precaution necessary to ensure that users’ accounts are secure. On occasion, MCLE may partner with other professional organizations to provide special services to our customers, in which case, customer information is limited to the purposes stated herein. It is MCLE’s policy not to swap or sell databases with third parties.

Need special assistance?

If you are a person with a disability or special needs, please let us know in advance so that we can arrange to make your visit as convenient and comfortable as possible. Call Jonathan White at 617- 896-1238 or email jwhite@mcle.org to make arrangements.

Mandatory CLE credits

Record of attendance is kept and transmitted upon request to any jurisdiction having mandatory continuing education. MCLE is an accredited sponsor of continuing legal education for Maine, New Hampshire, New York, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, and Vermont. CLE credit forms are available at the end of each program.

New lawyer pricing rollback

MCLE offers special discounts on all of its programs for new lawyers. If you were admitted to the bar after 2003, are currently a pending admittee or a law student, then you are eligible for these special discounts. The discount varies by program and is avaliable once you become a MCLE Sponsor Member. See page 2 of this catalog for a full list of the benefits Sponsor Members recieve. Refer to the prices listed on the pages of this catalog to determine how much you can save.

Attorney scholarships

Attorneys with financial need who certify that they are unable to attend a program without financial aid may request a partial tuition scholarship in confidence by writing, faxing 617-482-9498 or emailing scholarships@mcle.org at least two weeks in advance of the program.

Funding for court employees

Funding may be available to Massachusetts Trial Court judges and court employees to attend MCLE programs. Please contact Ellen M. O'Connor, Director of Judicial Education of the Trial Court at ellen.oconnor@jud.state.ma.us or call 617-788-6775 to find out how to request funding.

Directions to MCLE

MCLE is located at Ten Winter Place, off Winter Street, in the heart of downtown Boston. Detailed directions are available on our Web site at www.mcle.org.
  • Nearest MBTA Stop: Park Street on the Red and Green Lines or Downtown Crossing on the Red and Orange Lines.
  • Nearest Parking: Parking is available at several lots on or adjacent to Washington Street. The closest is the Lafayette Place Garage.

Directions to satellite locations

Directions to program locations other than Ten Winter Place are included in the catalog, or click here to go to the directions page on this website.