From the traditional full service course to online to iPad options. Summaries were provided by bar review companies.
When all of those new law graduates sweat out not just getting jobs, but more importantly, passing the bar exam. And because they are actively looking for something to do on the web instead of studying.
Or make an appellate argument. First, there was the exam, which you can see me studying for in the photo, taken 25 years ago this month.
Just an old fashioned, hard-covered, briefcase. That was the exam where the multi-state test results disappeared. Lost, stolen or teleported to another dimension, the great disappearing act was never solved.
I know first hand about that test: About people had to re-take the exam. But not me, even though I was one of the unlucky ones. Click the link and see why. But that story seemed to go on, and on. Trust us, they said, to get it right this second time.
Lawyers creating a secret appeals process?
Just how weird is that? An anonymous test-taker blogged his experience here, in the rest of that entry that followed my call. The guy who took the exam, the one who was told he had failed and then anonymously blogged his experience here, then went public under his real name, Eric Zeni.
He had argued his first case and won.
Zeni was sworn in as an attorney early in He now practices law out on Long Island. And then there was in Virginia,where another software glitch fouled up the essays. You can read that sad story here: Virginia Bar Exam Foul Up? Is there a lesson in all this?
The right side usually wins in court, but not always. If you represent people in private practice you will, at some time, face down not only miserable facts, but fundamental unfairness. And sometimes, even when you do everything right, you will still lose.
Or your client will.
Life is like that. And one last thing: If you are studying for the bar, why the hell are you out there looking for bar exam horror stories?New York Bar Exam Essay Questions and Using IRAC The essay question is not generally a restatement of the issue but a statement of the . In New York, we receive a score on each of the eight essays we wrote.
The only comment on grading in NY Bar Exam information guide states, "The answers to the MPT and MEE are each graded in accordance with a predetermined marking formula and are combined with the score achieved on the MBE to determine the total weight scale score.".
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