Education to Fit Your Needs

Our education catalog offers a variety of in-person, virtual and hybrid options. ALA provides legal business professionals with the best industry education available. Programs serve your needs at any stage of your career, and deliver an environment for learning, networking, collaboration and sharing that will take you to the next level. Click each option to learn more. 

In need of CE credits? We've got you covered. These options meet the requirements for the Certified Legal Manager (CLM®) credential, which demonstrates you have the expertise, knowledge and skills essential to the practice of legal management. Additionally, ALA provides continuing professional education credit for Certified Public Accountants (CPE), Human Resources Professionals (HRCI and SHRM) and Attorneys (CLE).

Upcoming Events
2021 ALA Annual Conference & Expo
October 3-6, 2021
Austin, Texas 
2021 Chapter Leadership Institute (CLI)
July 16-17, 2021
St. Louis, Missouri

Learn more about our past conferences here

E-Learning Opportunities 
Live Webinars
Watch, listen and ask questions from the comfort of your home or office.
Web-Based Courses
Instructor-led online courses.
On-Demand Webinars
Online, on-demand, convenient and economical. 
E-Learning Center
Live or on-demand courses, including our Law Firm Management Essentials courses. 
On-Demand Conference Recordings
Bundled content from our past conferences, including ALA Right Now: A Virtual Conference (2020).

Legal Management magazine CE courses
Read an article, take a quiz and earn credit.



Certificate and Degree Programs in Legal Administration 

Looking to advance your education in legal management? The University of Denver College of Law offers a Master of Science in Legal Administration and a  Legal Administration Certificate.

The George Washington University College of Professional Studies offers a graduate program in Law Firm Management that responds to the need for highly skilled and adaptable leadership in law firms and companies providing services to law firms.

The Foundation of the Association of Legal Administrators also offers scholarships. Learn more about the program here.