What Does my Illinois Bar Exam Score Report Mean?
If you took the bar exam in Illinois, you might be wondering what your Illinois bar exam score report means. Here we dissect exactly what it means. We briefly explain each section below, but it is helpful to review the picture of the Illinois bar exam score report with our comments first. (Click on the photo to make it larger and open it in a new tab.) Continue reading What Does my Illinois Bar Exam Score Report Mean?
I Failed the Bar Exam – Frequently Asked Questions
Here, we go through some frequently asked questions about failing the bar exam. You can read through all or jump to the questions you are curious about here:
Sample Contracts Bar Prep Class: Revocation of Offer
Sample Contracts Bar Prep Class: Revocation of Offer: Are you wondering if JD Advising’s bar exam classes are right for you? Check out this sample class where we discuss revocation of an offer, a common area of confusion in contract law!
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Your Michigan Bar Exam Plan B If You Failed This Time
If you failed the Michigan bar exam, know that you are not alone! This is a very difficult exam and a significant number of people fail each administration. This does not mean that you yourself are a failure, or that your career is over. Given the very low pass rates of bar exams across the country, it is inevitable that countless successful lawyers have a failed bar exam in their past! Thus, if you failed the Michigan bar exam, all is not lost! It is now time to regroup and figure out your Michigan Bar Exam Plan B to pass!
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Uniform Bar Exam Highly Tested Issues
Not all topics are tested equally on the Uniform Bar Exam! In fact, some topics come up frequently on BOTH the MEE and MBE portions of the exam! Check out this video to get more information on Uniform Bar Exam highly tested issues!
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A Recent Review our our UBE Prep Course!
We are proud to have another excellent review of our UBE prep course! A Uniform Bar Exam course student recently left the following review on our JD Advising Facebook page. Continue reading A Recent Review our our UBE Prep Course!
How To Change Approaches As A Repeat Bar Exam Taker
If you did not pass the bar exam on your first (or second, or third) attempt, you are not alone! Many people do not pass the bar exam the first time. If you plan on taking the bar exam again, the key is to be willing to change your approach! In this post, we discuss how you can change your approach to studying as a Repeat Bar Exam Taker
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How To Seek Accommodations For The Michigan Bar Exam
Many people with disabilities take the bar exam each year. Given the nature of the exam and the desire for every taker to be on an equal playing field, each jurisdiction has developed a system for offering accommodations to those who need them. If you think you might be eligible for accommodations, be sure to contact your local bar for details on how to proceed. In this post, we discuss how to seek accommodations for the Michigan bar exam.
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Do I need a tutor if I failed the bar exam?
If you failed the bar exam, you may consider hiring a bar exam tutor. There are a few factors to consider (which you can also find in our guide to hiring a bar exam tutor here). In this post, we specifically discuss whether you should hire a tutor if you failed the bar exam. Continue reading Do I need a tutor if I failed the bar exam?
Our July 2019 MEE One-sheets Accuracy
Below we discuss the accuracy of JD Advising’s MEE one-sheets as they relate to the issues tested on the July 2019 Uniform Bar Exam. Overall, many of the essays tested on the July 2019 Uniform Bar Exam appeared in our MEE One-Sheets!
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Will My Law Firm Pay for Bar Prep?
Will My Law Firm Pay for Bar Prep?: Are you a graduate or 3L gearing up to start studying for the bar exam and wondering how you are going to cover your expenses for the next few months? Or maybe you are a 1L or 2L contemplating what path you will take for bar prep and you are trying to figure out what makes the most financial sense. Well, if you already have a job lined up at a law firm (or if you are hoping to land one prior to graduation), you may be in luck. In this post, we discuss the expenses you should expect to incur during bar prep. We also and the possibility that your law firm will cover some or all of those expenses for you!
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California Bar Exam Essay Highly Tested Issues
As you are preparing for the California Bar Exam, it is especially important to learn the rules that are tested over and over as they are likely to appear on the exam! Below we discuss some of the most frequently tested issues on the California Bar Exam. More information on each subject that could appear on the California Bar Exam is available in our FREE California Bar Exam Essay Guide!
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Four Ways To Pick Up Easy Points On Michigan Bar Exam Essays
Your goal on the essay portion of the Michigan bar exam is to pick up as many points as possible in an efficient manner. You don’t want to leave points on the table, especially if they could have been earned in a relatively easy manner. In this post, we teach you some strategies to pick up easy points on Michigan bar exam essays. By ensuring you grab these easy points, you will quickly build up a solid foundation for your final score!
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Understand The Battle Of The Forms In Under Ten Minutes!
Are you preparing for the bar exam and struggling to understand the Battle of the Forms? Check out this video for a quick and easy explanation!
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February 2020 MPT Predictions
JD Advising’s February 2020 MPT Predictions: Are you starting to prepare for the February 2020 Uniform Bar Exams (UBE) or another exam that administers the MPTs? We have taken a close look at the trends on the MPTs from the past decade and created our February 2020 MPT predictions. Below are the MPTs that we think are coming up!
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