CLM Information

The Association of Legal Administrators offers a voluntary certification program in order to provide legal administrators an opportunity to demonstrate a command of the core areas of knowledge essential to the effective performance of the principal administrator.

Areas which will be addressed include financial management and accounting, human resources management and development, office services and information systems management, and trends in the legal industry. Eligibility criteria include education, work experience, endorsement of the ALA Code of Ethics, and the administrator must be employed full-time by a qualifying law office or court system.

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Application Deadline
Test Dates
Spring 2023
March 17 May 16-22
Fall 2023
September 15
November 14–20
Spring 2024
March 7
May 6–31
Fall 2024
September 5
November 4–30