Georgia Bar Exam Information

The Georgia Bar Exam is administered over two days.  The essay portion of the Georgia Bar Exam will be administered on the first day.  It consists of four essay questions and two 90-minute Multi state Performance Test questions.  On day two of the Georgia Bar Exam, the Multi state Bar Examination is administered.  The MBE is a 200 question multiple choice exam.  100 questions are asked in the morning over a three hour period, and 100 questions are asked in the afternoon over a three hour period.

The fitness application fee for timely submission is $500.  An additional $400 late fee will be assessed for a fitness application submitted after the deadline.  The bar exam application fee is $90, which may be paid via money order or cashier’s check payable to “Office of Bar Admissions.”  The February 2010 Georgia bar exam will take place on Tuesday, February 23 and Wednesday, February 24.  The July 2010 Georgia bar exam will take place on Tuesday, July 27 and Wednesday, July 28.  Exams are given at the Georgia International Convention Center in College Park.

Subjects which may be tested in the bar exam are Business Organizations, Commercial Paper, Family Law, Federal and Georgia Practice and Procedure, Non-Monetary Remedies, Professional Ethics, Secured Transactions, Trusts, and Wills and Estates.

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