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Bar Exam Information & Study Aids: MPRE

Resources to help you study for the bar exam, including links to study guides, sample exams, and practical information on applying to take the exam.  

Information about the MPRE

 

The Multistate Professional Responsibility Examination (MPRE) is a 120 minute, 60 question, multiple-choice examination designed to measure the knowledge and understanding of established standards related to a lawyer's professional conduct. 

The questions are based on the ABA Model Rules of Professional Conduct and the ABA Model Code of Judicial Conduct, as well as controlling constitutional decisions and generally accepted principles established in leading federal and state cases and in procedural and evidentiary rules (courtesy American Bar Association website and National Conference of Bar Examiners MPRE website). 

Upcoming MPRE Test Dates

2020 Test Date Registration Deadline
Fee: $135
March 12th or March 13th, 2020 February 12, 2020
August 11th or 12th, 2020 June 25, 2020
October 23rd or 28th, 2020 September 14, 2020

MPRE Scores

 

Some states have unique requirements regarding the timing of the MPRE in relation to the bar exam. Passing scores range between 75 - 86 and are determined by jurisdiction. 

More information on MPRE Scores is available from the following sources: 

MPRE Study Aids

The National Conference of Bar Examiners offers an Online Practice Exam on its website).

MPRE Study Aids @ Pence