bar exam


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Noun1.bar exam - an examination conducted at regular intervals to determine whether a candidate is qualified to practice law in a given jurisdictionbar exam - an examination conducted at regular intervals to determine whether a candidate is qualified to practice law in a given jurisdiction; "applicants may qualify to take the New York bar examination by graduating from an approved law school"; "he passed the bar exam on his third try"
exam, examination, test - a set of questions or exercises evaluating skill or knowledge; "when the test was stolen the professor had to make a new set of questions"
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Sixty-one people have begun studying at the Judicial Research and Training Institute (JRTI), where only those who passed the now-abolished state-administered bar exam undergo two years of training before becoming judges, prosecutors or lawyers, the organization said Friday.
The bar exam is the final step for entry into the profession and bar review courses have become an essential part of preparing to take the exam, said Jonathan Smith, executive director of the Washington Lawyers Committee, in a statement.
In these Bar exam days, a term that people may encounter in the media is "Bar Operations" or "Bar Ops" in the lingo of law students.
Acing the Bar Exam: A Checklist Approach to Taking the Bar Exam, 2nd Edition
I'm currently studying for the July Washington state bar exam.
Suspended lawyers who must retake the bar exam before reinstatement should be required to do that before they file their reinstatement petition, according to the Bar's Disciplinary Procedure Committee.
Bar exam takers are discouraged from bringing Apple's MacBook Pro with Touch Bar for the examinations, because some states are banning the use of the laptop's secondary screen.
Begin registration services described in requirement %A% above by January, 2017 for the February, 2017 administration of the Connecticut bar exam and provide secure laptop-based testing services for the written portion of the Connecticut bar exam in February, 2017.
In late 2014, when The Florida Bar conducted a Vision 2016 commission survey of 1,148 Florida Bar members in the areas of bar admissions and legal education, we learned that 77 percent of respondents favor, and 11 percent oppose, a rule change that would allow them to become a member of another state bar without taking the bar exam (but meeting other requirements) in that state.
Available for law students financing costs associated with the bar exam, Sallie Mae's Bar Study Loan currently offers the lowest available APR among national private education lenders, along with no origination or disbursement fees.
89 percent of Campbell Law graduates have passed the July North Carolina Bar Exam on their first try.
Such is the case with the bar exam, future lawyers in nearly 20 states are frustrated because of problems with the software that handles digital submissions of the test, and the problems could hold up their careers.