New Mexico Bar Exam Information

The New Mexico Bar exam, a 2-day exam, consists of the 6-hour Multi state Bar Examination (MBE),  two 90-minute Multi state Performance Test (MPT) problems; and six 30-minute New Mexico essay questions.

The 2010 bar exam dates are February 23-24 and July 27-28.  The subjects that may be tested on the New Mexico bar exam are:

  • community property (New Mexico)
  • administrative law
  • contracts, including UCC Article 2 sales
  • criminal law and procedure
  • equitable remedies (remedies)
  • evidence
  • family law (New Mexico)
  • federal jurisdiction and procedure
  • Indian law, including federal Indian law, criminal and civil jurisdiction in Indian country, and the Indian Child Welfare Act)
  • wills, estates, and trusts
  • real property
  • torts
  • agency (business associations)
  • business entities, including partnerships and corporations
  • constitutional law
  • Uniform Ccommercial Code Article 9 (secured transactions)

Inside New Mexico Bar Exam Information