MINNESOTA BAR EXAMINATION

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Uniform Bar Examination (UBE)

February 2015 Examination

July 2015 Examination

Subjects Tested on the Minnesota Bar Examination

UBE Court Order

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  Uniform Bar Examination (UBE)

The UBE is an examination prepared by the National Conference of Bar Examiners (NCBE), and is comprised of six Multistate Essay Examination questions, two Multistate Performance Test Questions, and the Multistate Bar Examination.  Click here for additional information.

Bar Examination

Tuesday morning           2 MPT Questions
Tuesday afternoon         6 MEE Questions
Wednesday morning    100 MBE Questions
Wednesday Afternoon  100 MBE Questions

Additional information on the UBE exam.

MPT         MEE          MBE


Subjects Tested on the Minnesota Bar Examination

Business Associations (Agency and Partnerships; Corporations; and Limited Liability Companies)
Conflict of Laws
Constitutional Law
Contracts (including contracts under the Uniform Commercial Code (UCC)
Criminal Law and Procedure
Evidence
Family Law
Federal Civil Procedure
Negotiable Instruments (Commercial Paper) under the UCC (See note)

Real Property
Secured Transactions under the UCC
Torts
Trusts and Estates (Decedents' Estates; Trusts and Future Interests)

Note:  Petition for Rule Amendment Removing Negotiable Instruments from the List of Tested Topics.  The Court has NOT yet ruled on this Petition.


 February 2015 Examination

The February 2015 Minnesota Bar Examination is scheduled for February 24 & 25, 2015 at St. Paul RiverCentre.

Filing deadlines for the February 2015 bar examination:

The timely filing deadline is Wednesday, October 15, 2014
The late filing deadline is Monday, December 1, 2014
(Postmarks on the deadline date are accepted.)


July 2015 Examination

The July 2015 Minnesota Bar Examination is scheduled for July 28 & 29, 2015 at St. Paul RiverCentre.

Filing deadlines for the July 2015 bar examination:

The timely filing deadline is Monday, March 16, 2015
The late filing deadline is Friday, May 1, 2015
(Postmarks on the deadline date are accepted.)


UBE Court Order 

Effective February 1, 2013, Minnesota is a Uniform Bar Exam (UBE) state.  The list of Minnesota bar examination topics have changed with the February 2014 MN Bar Exam.  See Order Promulgating Amendments to the Rules for Admission to the Bar, dated January 17, 2013.