UNM School of Law Free CLE Programming

The UNM School of Law is happy to provide our graduates and the greater legal community with free self-study CLE programming. We make it easy to submit your self-study credit for these programs. Once you have viewed the program, simply download and fill out the Certificate of Attendance form. The UNM School of Law will report your credit(s) and pay the filing fee; credits are reported monthly. Please note that NMMCLE only allows 4 hours of self-study credits per year. According to Rule 18-201 NMRA, self-study (or On-Demand) credits can be carried over into the next compliance year. For more information, visit  www.nmbar.org/mcle.

New programs will be added on a regular basis, so please check back for new content in the future.

Legislative Roundup 2021

A panel discussion of animal-related legislation considered during the 2021 session of the New Mexico State Legislative - what passed, what didn't, what's next?

Crimmigration: Ethical Duty to Advise

Dec 4, 2020

DWI & Changing Landscapes in Immigration Law - 11/12/20

Dec 2, 2020

Change in the Air: The Election, The Supreme Court, and their Implications for Environmental Law

Recorded on Nov 17, 2020
Meeting Recording:

Change in the Air Video Screenshot

Rollbacks to Wildlife Protection under the Trump Administration, and the Way Forward

Recorded on Nov 17, 2020
Meeting Recording:

Rollback to Wildlife Protection Screenshot

August 7, 2020, Opportunities to Get Involved

Setting the People Free: Prolonged Detention and Habeas Corpus

Recorded on July 31, 2020
Presented by Rebecca Sheff, Esq. of Texas Rio Grande Legal Aid
This program has been approved by NM MCLE for 1.0 General credits.

Stuck at the Border: Asylum in the time of COVID-19

Recorded on July 17, 2020
Presented by Taylor Levy, Esq.
This program has been approved by NM MCLE for 1.0 General credits.

Going to Court: Removal Procedure

Recorded on July 10, 2020
Presented by Jessica K. Miles, Miles Immigration Law, PLLC, and Daniel Caudillo, Law Office of Daniel Caudillo
This program has been approved by NM MCLE for 1.0 General credits.

Immigration 101

Recorded on June 26, 2020
Presented by Rebecca Kitson ('07), Adjunct Professor
This program has been approved by NM MCLE for 1.0 General credits.

Constitutional Crisis: The (retired) Generals & the President

Recorded on June 23, 2020
Presented by UNM Law Professor Josh Kastenberg; Professor Michael Neiberg, Ph.d, US Army War College; Professor Fredrick Schneid, Ph.d, High Point University; Professor Rachel Vanlandingham, J.D., Southwestern Law
This program has been approved by NM MCLE for 1.5 General credits.

April 2020- The State Bar of New Mexico is currently offering free online CLE classes to its members. Visit https://cle.nmbar.org/nmsbf/courses/8102 for more information.

For questions regarding CLE reporting, please contact Sue George at sgeorge2@unm.edu.

For questions regarding alumni services, please contact Melissa Lobato at lobato@law.unm.edu.