Dual Qualification

LL.M. students: Four tips for success in U.S. law school class

September 5, 2019

By Juliana Del Pesco BARBRI, International Legal Manager Americas The decision to immerse yourself in a foreign culture and its laws is a bold move. It will also be very rewarding once you are well-prepared. In each U.S. law school class, you will come to understand the language of law in the United States. Strange […]

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Study and exam day tips from a New York Bar Exam taker

August 29, 2019

By Saurabh Aggarwal, BARBRI Legal Coordinator I recently sat the New York State Bar Exam. It was an experience like no other for me. If you are preparing to enter the uncharted waters of a U. S. bar exam, it is my hope that what I share here will help ease the apprehension and uncertainty […]

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From Morocco to Manhattan: Charting a global career

June 25, 2019

Jihane Chraibi It’s been a year in the making, but I’ve conquered the New York Bar Exam. (It sure feels good to put this in print!) Growing up in Morocco, I can’t honestly say when I first got the urge to blaze a global career path but I do know that Europe and the United […]

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How to think internationally for a shrinking globe

June 25, 2019

By Rob Dudley, Deputy Managing Director, BARBRI As an increasing number of lawyers look to take their skills to the international market, so too does this global market look to lawyers to provide legal resources at an ever-greater rate. It’s a win-win for practitioners who want to qualify in multiple jurisdictions. But what’s key to […]

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Study + work: How to successfully do both

May 8, 2019

By Hemant Chauhan, Legal Coordinator, BARBRI  If you are looking to internationalize your legal career as a foreign-trained lawyer or law graduate by pursuing qualification as a U.S. attorney, you’ve made a wise decision. Know that preparing to sit a U.S. Bar Exam doesn’t have to be a daunting task. Although you may grapple with […]

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International law students: When homesickness sets in

April 1, 2019

GUEST BLOG Makenzie Way, 2L at the University of Pennsylvania Law School Coming to America as a law student, whether as a J.D. or an LL.M., is a big step. Maybe the flight home is just a few hours, or maybe it’s a long haul; either way, at some point during your American law school […]

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Understanding the bar exam Character and Fitness process

March 15, 2019

By Hemant Chauhan, Legal Coordinator, BARBRI If you are thinking about sitting a U.S. bar exam to qualify as an attorney in the United States with your current legal credentials or after obtaining your LL.M. degree from a U.S. law school, you should know that there is something that will test your character and fitness […]

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BARBRI Extended U.S. Bar Prep & traditional BARBRI Bar Review: What’s the difference?

January 2, 2019

As a foreign-trained attorney or international law graduate considering sitting a state bar exam in the United States —whether or not you have or are completing an LL.M. program in the U.S. ―you know you have study options with BARBRI, the #1 U.S. bar exam prep company. But what is the best option for you? […]

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California Bar Exam: Trouble spots and how to conquer them

December 10, 2018

By Steve Levin, BARBRI Senior Director of Essay Testing Unless you’ve already taken a different U.S. bar exam, the California Bar Exam probably is unlike any exam you’ve ever taken in your life. It’s certainly more expansive than any exam you faced in law school and makes finals week look like child’s play. Imagine preparing […]

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How to succeed on the Multistate Bar Exam (MBE)

November 28, 2018

[ Roger Meslar, BARBRI Senior Director, Assessments and MBE Content ] Let’s start what we already know about the Multistate Bar Exam (MBE): With 200 questions to answer over a period of six-hours, it’s a demanding test. With seven major areas of substantive law tested, there are questions on a wide range of issues and sub-issues […]

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