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Welcome to Substance Abuse CLE!

Online Self-Study Lessons Approved by The State Bar of California

Need Substance Abuse MCLE?

  1. Read the Lesson Material
  2. Take the Self-Evaluation
  3. Submit Your Payment Through PayPal
  4. Relax - You're Done!

Important Notice!

  • California attorneys in MCLE Compliance Group 1 (A-G) - your compliance card is due February 1, 2013!
  • Check out The State Bar of California website for details concerning your compliance group.

Prevention of Substance Abuse MCLE Requirement

The State Bar of California requires that all active members complete 25 hours of continuing legal education every three years. One hour must be on Detection/Prevention of Substance Abuse or Mental Illness


  1. Select an available lesson from the main menu above or to the right.

  2. The lesson will direct you to an article for you to read online.

  3. If you decide that you would like the hour of credit, simply take the online test offered at the lesson's link, and then click the payment button.

  4. The cost of our lessons are $20, and you may pay through Paypal.

  5. Your Certificate of Completion will be emailed to you within 24 hours, even Saturday or Sunday.

  6. If you prefer not to use Paypal, you may mail a check or money order, payable to Substance Abuse CLE, to:
  7. Substance Abuse CLE
    P.O. Box 292201
    Sacramento, CA 95829
  8. If you pay by check, your Certificate of Completion will be sent by mail. If you do not provide us with an email, your Certificate will be sent by U.S. mail.

  9. You may also complete and submit an activity evaluation form by selecting the appropriate link above.

  10. Use the Contact Us link in case you have any questions, or your Certificate has not arrived.

Approved by the State Bar of California

Alcohol Abuse and Addiction in the Legal Profession
An Attorney's Struggle With Methamphetamines

California MCLE Deadlines


Period: 2/1/10 - 1/31/13
Deadline: 2/1/2013


Period: 2/1/12 -1/31/15
Deadline: 2/1/2015


Period: 2/1/1-1/31/14
Deadline: 2/1/2014


Substance Abuse CLE is an approved MCLE provider of The State Bar of California - Provider #15199