Practising Law Institute Celebrates 75th Anniversary

Monday, September 1, 2008 - 00:00

Practising Law Institute ("PLI") the largest nonprofit CLE provider in the country, recently celebrated its 75th anniversary.

During the event at Tavern on the Green in New York City, PLI Board Chairman Werner Polak stated that in PLI's 75th year, the organization has never been stronger in terms of outreach to lawyers needing continuing education. PLI began in New York, one of three cities where over 3,500 volunteer speakers and authors were honored.

PLI presents more than 230 programs live annually in New York City, Chicago, San Francisco and other major cities, of which 100 are also simulcast via video streaming on the web. Currently 100 audio webcast briefings are presented, and all video and audio webcasts are archived for at least one year. More than 100,000 attorneys nationwide annually participate in these live and archived programs.