New Jersey Approves West LegalEdcenter As Accredited CLE Service Provider

Monday, July 5, 2010 - 01:00

On Thursday, June 17, West LegalEdcenter, a Thomson Reuters business, announced that attorneys licensed in New Jersey can now fulfill their Minimum Continuing Legal Education (MCLE) requirements online at www.westlegaledcenter.com or through their iPhone with the free downloadable app CLE Mobile.

With West LegalEdcenter's status as an accredited service provider approved, attorneys now have convenient access to more that 7000 New Jersey accredited programs covering nearly every practice area and skill level, from live webcasts on hot topics and legal issues as they emerge to on-demand programs developed by local, state and national CLE providers.

"West LegalEdcenter's library of CLE content is continually updated so attorneys can keep pace with rapid changes in the law," said Lee Ann Enquist, vice president of West Professional Development. "We are thrilled to provide New Jersey-licensed attorneys with the necessary material they now need to succeed in an ultra-competitive environment."

Of special interest to New Jersey attorneys will be the free on-demand webcast West LegalEdcenter will provide hosted by Wendy Weiss, counsel for the New Jersey Board on Continuing Legal Education. Ms. Weiss will provide an overview of New Jersey's MCLE rules and requirements and will answer frequently asked questions.

In addition to MCLE content available online and through CLE Mobile, West LegalEdcenter offers personalized program recommendations; simplified CLE tracking; links from course materials to Westlaw®, the leading online research service from Thomson Reuters; 24/7 customer service and technical support; and the most comprehensive law firm and corporate law department CLE Administrator's Tool Kit for seamless management of CLE attendance and usage. Visit www.westlegaledcenter.com for information.