Some of the mystery surrounding the rite of passage that every lawyer must endure to become admitted to the bar was uncovered at the Association of American Law Schools annual meeting this month. A panel of bar exam professionals discussed the real possibility that future test-takers will need to add civil procedure to the list of six subjects that they must already study to prepare for the Multistate Bar Exam. Another hot topic: the growing possibility of a universal bar exam.
Potential Major Changes to Bar Exams Considered
The National Law Journal
January 15, 2009