The Florida Bar Exam is a two-day exam administered by the Florida Board of Bar Examiners.
Day one of the exam consists of the Florida essays and Florida multiple choice. The essay session is made up of three essay questions to be answered in a three hour block. The multiple choice section is three hours long and consists of 100 Florida specific multiple choice questions.
Day two of the exam consists of the MBE, two hundred multiple choice questions administered over two three hour blocks.
In addition, a student seeking admission to the Floirida bar must take and pass the MPRE as well as pass the Board's character and fitness review.
The library has a collection of Florida bar exams on microfiche from February 1985 to February 2004. MICROFICHE Cabinet 4, Drawer 3. Reserve Room.
Starting in 2004 The Florida Bar began to publish past exams and model answers online.
The Florida Bar Examination Study Guide is updated with the essay questions from the last examination twice annually. The sample multiple-choice questions included in the guide are updated periodically. Each guide is in PDF format and between 200k and 400k in size.
Register as a First or Second Year Student
File the Student Registration by the earliest deadline under rule 2-23.1(a) to qualify for the lowest fee; students filing for the first time in the second year of law school must pay the full registration fee of $400. Special Note: Student Registration provides both the Certified LegaI Internship (CLI) clearance requirement, and preliminary processing for admission to The Florida Bar.
he test specifications were developed to provide a guide to question drafters in drafting essay and multiple-choice questions that appear on the Florida portion of the General Bar Examination.