What is Bar Examination?

Legal Definition
A bar examination is a test intended to determine whether a candidate is qualified to practice law in a given jurisdiction.
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Legal Definition
A written examination that a person must pass in order to obtain a license to practice law. Although every state administers its own version of the bar examination, most exams consist of the Multistate Bar Examination (MBE) (a national standardized multiple choice test) and an essay portion testing federal and that state’s laws. Many state bar examinations also contain a performance test aimed at assessing lawyering skills.
Legal Definition
The examinations that law school gaduates need to pass before being given the priviledge to prac tice law in a state or federal court.