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How to Handle Emergencies During Bar Exam Prep

by Ashley Reed | August 03, 2020

Studying for the bar exam is stressful, and a sudden emergency can make bar prep seem impossible. Read on for tips on how to respond if the worst happens.

Six Bar Exam Mistakes to Avoid

by Mary Kate Sheridan | February 10, 2020

The February bar exam is quickly approaching, and how you handle your studies and emotional well-being are critical to success on test day. Here are six mistakes to avoid in the weeks leading up to the exam.

Five Tips for Lowering Your Bar Exam Stress

by Mary Kate Sheridan | January 28, 2019

The February bar exam is just weeks away, and stress levels are likely running high. Here are five tips to help you stay calm and focused as you get ready for test day.

Could "Dumber" Lawyers Actually Be Good for the Legal Profession?

by Matt Moody | August 24, 2015

The most recent edition of Bloomberg Businessweek asks a provocative question : Are lawyers getting dumber?  The question comes from a recent spat...

The Ultimate Showdown: NY Bar Exam v. VA Bar Exam

by Kaitlin Edleman | April 29, 2015

Word around law schools has always been that New York, Virginia and California administer the most difficult bar exams in the country. I can’t speak...

If the Suit Fits:I'm taking Another Bar Exam, Episode 4

by Kaitlin Edleman | March 03, 2015

Well it’s over.  Although I’m doing my best to block it out, the New York Bar exam was pretty much exactly what I expected. The essays were a mix of...

I Should be Studying More: I'm Taking Another Bar Exam, Episode 3

by Kaitlin Edleman | January 28, 2015

The New York Bar Exam is officially less than a month away. Do I feel prepared? The answer is, obviously, no. I definitely could be studying more ,...

That Old Familiar Feeling: I'm Taking Another Bar Exam, Episode 2

by Kaitlin Edleman | January 07, 2015

Was that phone booth I stepped into for that “hilarious” Instagram photo really a time machine (life doesn’t seem particularly excellent right now)...

Fool Me Twice: I’m Taking Another Bar Exam, Episode 1

by Kaitlin Edleman | December 08, 2014

Now that I’ve survived my first year living in New York City, and don’t plan on moving in the foreseeable future, I’ve decided that it’s probably...

Is the Legal Profession Suffering from Brain Drain?

by Nicole Weber | November 12, 2014

According to the results of the latest bar exam, it is. The National Conference of Bar Examiners announced that scores from the July 2014 multistate...

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