What is CLEAA?
CLEAA, the Continuing Legal Education Association of Australasia (CLEAA), is a not-for profit organisation dedicated to the needs of professionals from Australia, New Zealand, Asia and the South Pacific who are involved in providing continuing legal education and professional development to the legal profession.
CLEAA provides an essential forum for the exchange of ideas, insights, problems and information. Membership of CLEAA is open to any person involved or interested in the provision of continuing legal education and legal professional development throughout Australia, New Zealand, Asia and the South Pacific.
The CLEAA annual conference held in September or October each year is the annual opportunity to network and learn from other industry professionals. The CLEAA Talk Newsletter provides regular updates and information of interest, news and events to keep our members connected to each other and the profession. Local member meetings give members and others colleagues an time to learn and connect.
The membership is made up of Continuing Legal Education [CLE] professionals with diverse backgrounds including in law, education and from many industry and professional sectors including:
- Institutions, professional member associations and regulatory bodies including Law societies, Bar associations, Practical legal training organisations
- University law schools
- Law Firms
- Government departments
- Commercial providers of Continuing Legal Education and Professional Development