Twinning the Bar Exam with BARBRI

GUEST BLOG by Taylor Friedlander, Esq. Director of Legal Education Great minds think alike – especially when they belong to identical twins! Sarin and Talin share more than just their DNA – they went to the same excellent law school – USC’s Gould School of Law – and also secured positions at the same top tier …

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BAR EXAM UPDATE: MBE SCORING

BLOG by Roger Meslar, BARBRI Sr. Director, Assessments & MBE Content The National Conference of Bar Examiners has recently announced updated scoring information for the Multistate Bar Examination (MBE). What Has Changed? Previously, 10 of the 200 multiple choice questions included on each MBE exam were unscored, as they were being field-tested for possible future …

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#barpreplife: 1 More Week!

GUEST BLOG by Harrison Thorne, Graduate of UCLA Law So, the Bar Exam is one week away. I have studied more in the past 9ish weeks than my entire last year of school. It is honestly unbelievable how much can be learned in a few weeks. At first, the process seemed impossible. But, I followed …

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#The3Llife: Legal Writing

GUEST BLOG by Harrison Thorne, 3L at UCLA Law After three years in law school, two judicial externships, and a summer associate position at a big firm, I have done plenty of legal writing.  I will admit that this type of writing is not my strong-suit.  However, I have gotten pretty good at it.  Here’s …

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The UBE IS COMING TO VERMONT

Tom Stenson, BARBRI Northeast Regional Vice President IT’S OFFICIAL: THE UNIFORM BAR EXAM (UBE) IS COMING TO VERMONT, EFFECTIVE JULY 2016. The Vermont Supreme Court recently signed an order promulgating amendments to the Rules of Admission to the Bar. Most important among them, Vermont will administer the Uniform Bar Exam (UBE) beginning in July 2016. …

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