Outside Mentoring

Below please find a summary of action items, requisite enrollment and mentoring forms, important dates, submission and compliance deadlines, CLE registration information, FAQs and basic requirements for TILPP compliance for Outside Mentoring. For a more in-depth explanation of Outside Mentoring, please reference the Outside Mentoring Manual provided in the Resources section.


If you are a full-time sole practitioner and have a mentor that works outside your solo practice.


In order to enroll and comply with the program you must first complete and mail in the following forms within 90 days of being sworn-in:

Once you have completed the above, you are required to:

  • Attend the Beginning Lawyers Program for 6 CLE hours;
  • Attend another seminar(s) to earn 6 additional CLE hours; and
  • Complete and submit the Mandatory Advocacy Experiences (MAEs)


Enrollment and Compliance Deadline

Submit the enrollment and compliance forms within 90 days of being sworn-in.

Beginning Lawyers Program (BLP) Deadline

This program is held annually each February, with a rebroadcast in March or October. Information about the program can be found under TILPP News & Events.

Mentoring and CLE Deadlines

  • If sworn-in from Jan. 1 - June 30, you must complete TILPP by June 30 of the following year.
  • If sworn-in from July 1 - Dec. 31, you must complete TILPP by Dec. 31 of the following year.



TILPP programs and seminars are held at the Bar Center in Atlanta and broadcast to the Coastal Georgia office in Savannah and the South Georgia office in Tifton.

Program Registration

you may register for all TILPP programs through the Institute of Continuing Legal Education (ICLE) in Georgia's website:


In order to complete the Program, please

  • Mail in your completed Mentoring Plan;
  • Mail in your completed Mentoring Completion Certificate; and
  • Complete your 12 mandatory CLE hours.


Outside Mentoring Manual