CLM Exam (Application deadline Mar 18, 2021)

May 18, 2021
12:00 AM PDT to 12:00 AM PDT
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Good luck to those taking the CLM exam today!
(Applications submitted in March 2021)

ALA's Certified Legal Manager (CLM®) program* provides the opportunity to demonstrate you have mastered the knowledge, skills, and abilities to operate at a high level of expertise in the field of legal management.

Links to more information about the Certified Legal Manager credential and becoming a CLM®.

Next testing dates: 

  • Test Date: Tuesday, November 16, 2021  -- 
    Application Deadline: September 16, 2021
  • Test Date: Monday, May 16, 2022
  • Test Date: Tuesday, November 1, 2022


Exam Fee Retake Fee Reschedule Fee CLM Retired Status 

Member: $529

Member: $259

Member: $159

1x Fee of $99

Nonmember: $629

Nonmember: $259

Nonmember: $159


CLM Maintenance Fee

$59 due annually by your spring or fall certification date — except in the year in which you recertify.

CLM Recertification Fee

$189 due every 3 years on your spring or fall certification date.