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  • THE MOST IMPORTANT SKILLS TO PASS LAW EXAMS
    June 25, 2020

    The Most Important Skills to Pass Law Exams

    The most important exam skills required to pass law school exams combine legal knowledge with analysis, reasoning, organization, time management, and effective written communication. Law exam examiners assess these fundamental skills when grading law school exams that are typically tested...

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  • Best Preparation Practices To Prepare For The July 2020 California Bar Exam
    May 28, 2020

    Best Preparation Practices To Prepare For The July 2020 California Bar Exam

    Passing the CA Bar Examination requires proper CA bar exam preparation, together with the best preparation practices necessary to achieve success.. An article written by Henrik Nilsson and published in the Los Angeles Daily Journal on May 13, 2020, opens with what is on all bar candidates’ minds as they prepare to take the July 2020 Bar Exam – how best to prepare for the administration of the exam due to the COVID -19 pandemic. Mr. Nilsson profiles a variety of exam methods being considered by the Bar Examiners in his article entitled, “Different scenarios for conducting the July 2020 CA Bar Exam in September - online or in-person….”

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  • More Time to Study for the July 2020 Bar Exam
    April 22, 2020

    More Time to Study for the July 2020 Bar Exam

    As the July 2020 Bar Exam approaches, nearly every one of our bar candidates says the same thing; “I wish I had more time to study.” This year, that wish will probably come true. According to a letter published by the State Bar of CA, dated April 15, 2020, the need for social distancing will likely require the Committee of Bar Examiners to postpone the July 2020 Bar Exam.
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  • CA Bar Exam Sample Question
    April 14, 2020

    CA Bar Exam Sample Question

    Every law student and bar candidate needs bar exam questions to use for regular exam practice, because scoring well on law exams is dependent on the ability to apply the law to hypothetical facts presented in law exams. Law students and bar candidates who understand this concept divide their study time between memorizing the law, and then applying that law to bar exam practice tests within timed conditions set by the Bar Examiners.
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  • Effective Test-Taking Skills
    March 17, 2020

    Effective Test-Taking Skills

    Being an effective and skillful test-taker is the bedrock to success in law school and on the bar exam. This precept is profiled in an article written by Myron Moskovitz, a law professor at the prestigious University of California Berkeley...

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  • Conquer the MBE and MPRE with Fleming’s as Your Guide!
    November 1, 2019

    Conquer the MBE and MPRE with Fleming’s as Your Guide!

    What are the MBE and MPRE? The Multistate Bar Examination (“MBE”) is a six-hour, 200-question multiple-choice examination developed by the National Conference of Bar Examiners (“NCBE”). In California (“CA”), the MBE is administered on the second day of the two-day...

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  • Law Dawg Attacks Exams – "Yo quiero Fleming’s!"
    October 1, 2019

    Law Dawg Attacks Exams – "Yo quiero Fleming’s!"

    Law school takes more than just barking out legal rules. Impressive as that may seem, any old dog can learn that trick. If you want to unleash your potential and lead the pack, take it from Law Dawg - sink your teeth into law exams with Fleming’s at your side.

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  • Fleming's Performance Exam Workshop - Online and Live
    September 1, 2019

    Fleming's Performance Exam Workshop - Online and Live

    The Fleming's Performance Exam Workshop is a four-day course that teaches you a step-by-step method with timing and strategy techniques for the 90-minute Performance Test (MPT), using 13 sample exams with model outlines and answers for demonstration. It is available online or live.

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  • February 2019 Bar Exam Results Improve By 4% over Last Year
    May 22, 2019

    February 2019 Bar Exam Results Improve By 4% over Last Year

    According to The State Bar of California, 1,458 bar candidates who took the February 2019 Bar Exam passed. This represents 31.4 percent of the total applicants who sat for the exam, which computes to a 4.1 percentage point increase over last year's February pass rate of 27.3 percent.

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  • Bar Exam Tests Fundamental Lawyering Skills
    October 26, 2018

    Bar Exam Tests Fundamental Lawyering Skills

    The Bar exam tests a bar candidate's ability to demonstrate fundamental lawyering skills related to legal knowledge combined with the capacity to apply that knowledge in a test-driven environment. The goal of the exam is to ensure an examinee's minimum competency to perform routine tasks that assure professional responsibility for handling legal matters.
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