General Bar Exam

UPDATED STATEMENT ON MARYLAND’S TRANSITION TO THE UNIFORM BAR EXAM (UBE) - The State Board of Law Examiners continues its transition to the UBE. Pursuant to the November 20, 2017 announcement HERE by the Court of Appeals of Maryland, the State Board of Law Examiners intends and expects to administer the UBE in July 2019. The State Board of Law Examiners intends and expects to begin accepting transfers of UBE scores earned in other UBE jurisdictions on July 1, 2019. The State Board of Law Examiners intends and expects to begin accepting Petitions for admission without examination from experienced out-of-state attorneys on July 1, 2019.

In furtherance of Maryland’s transition to the UBE, the Court of Appeals’ Standing Committee on Rules of Practice and Procedure (“Rules Committee”) has submitted to the Court of Appeals of Maryland its 198th Report, which includes proposed Rules adopting the UBE and governing the Maryland bar admission process under UBE. The 198th Rules Report may be reviewed HERE. The proposed Rules governing the UBE in Maryland are on pages 13-152 of the Report.

 
February 2019 Maryland Bar Exam
February 26 and 27, 2019
  • February 2019 - Dates, Exam Sites, Deadlines, Fees and Application Process [Word]   [PDF]
July 2019 Maryland Bar Exam
July 30 and 31, 2019
  • July 2019 - Dates, Exam Sites, Deadlines, Fees and Application Process [Word]   [PDF]
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