CLE Program Chair Information

As the chair or co-chair of a seminar, you are creating an educational experience for attorneys with the WSBA-CLE team. Your expertise and experience is used to help identify the current issues in law – whether substantive law updates, ethics issues, or how to build a successful practice. Recruiting and working with the faculty to create a complete, valuable educational experience is one of the main roles of the chair. 

Chairs are in charge of the following:

  • Collaboration with education programs lead to plan the seminar and develop program topics and schedule.
  • Recruiting faculty to speak at program.
  • Assisting faculty in developing presentations to assure program deadlines are met.
  • Moderating the session and guest faculty on the day of the seminar.
  • Optional: Speaking on a particular subject.


Resources for Download 

Our role as the WSBA-CLE team is to help support and guide you through the logistics process and help develop those educational goals. Below are tools to help you be a successful chair:

Sample Seminar Agenda
Faculty Guide
WSBA Expense Report
Prospective Faculty Checklist

Your education programs lead will send specific information regarding your program via email.