The age old question, the law student’s equivalent of Hamlet’s “To be or not to be”: “Will I pass the bar exam?”
Unfortunately, I don’t know whether you, specifically, will pass the bar exam. This question seems to crop up at four key points in a budding lawyer’s career: prospective law students often ask this before applying or beginning law school, 3Ls or recent graduates ask this as they begin studying for the bar exam, those planning to take the bar exam ask this in the week before the exam, and those who have taken the exam ask this while waiting for their results. Based on when you are asking this question, I can offer some advice that may alleviate some of the anxiety around this question. [Read more…] about Will I Pass the Bar Exam?