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Failed the Bar Exam? A Quick Guide to Making a “Plan B”!

Failed the Bar Exam? A Quick Guide to Making a “Plan B”!

If you failed the bar exam, you might not know where to begin. Studying for the bar exam again may seem like a monumental task. And you might not even know what you can do differently! Here, we have a quick guide to making a “Plan B.”

After you read this, you should:

  • have some ideas on how to proceed
  • feel more confident about your study approach
  • feel better now that you have some kind of plan in mind!

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February 2020 MEE Predictions by JD Advising

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JD Advising’s February 2020 MEE Predictions: Are you starting to prepare for the February 2020 Multistate Essay Exam (MEE)? Are you curious as to what subjects might be tested on the February 2020 MEE? We have taken a close look at the trends on the MEEs from the past decade and created our February 2020 MEE predictions. Below are the essay subjects that we think are coming up!

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February 2020 UBE Predictions by JD Advising

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JD Advising’s February 2020 UBE Predictions: Are you starting to prepare for the February 2020 Uniform Bar Exams (UBE)? Are you curious as to what subjects might be tested on the February 2020 UBE? We have taken a close look at the trends on the UBE from the past decade and created our February 2020 UBE predictions. Below are the essay subjects and MPTs that we think are coming up!

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Should I Type or Handwrite the MPT?

Should I Type or Handwrite the MPT?

The Multistate Performance Test, or MPT, is a critical part of many bar exams.  It is even worth 20% of your final score on the UBE!  Therefore, it is very important to thoroughly prepare and develop a strong plan for the MPT.  For many, this leads to the question of whether to type or handwrite the MPT.  Although we at JD Advising lean toward typing (discussed below), it is absolutely possible to pass the bar using either approach!  If you are struggling with this decision, here are three considerations that should help you evaluate whether to type or handwrite the MPT!

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How Long Is the Bar Exam

Is it common to run out of time on the MPT portion of the bar exam?

Is it common to run out of time on the MPT portion of the bar exam? 

We get a lot of emails after the bar exam from examinees who ran out of time on the multistate performance test (MPT) or essay portion of the bar exam. They wonder if they can still pass and if they are the only students who ran out of time on the MPT portion of the bar exam. Continue reading Is it common to run out of time on the MPT portion of the bar exam?

July 2019 Uniform Bar Exam Recap

July 2019 Uniform Bar Exam Recap (MEE and MPT)

In our blog post we give you a quick recap of the July 2019 Uniform Bar Exam, including what was tested on the July 2019 Multistate Essay Exam (MEE) and the July 2019 Multistate Performance Test (MPT).

[Note: Our blog post has been modified to remove any factual information from the essay questions/MPTs as these have not been released publicly yet. We still discuss the general subjects and topics tested.] 
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