Frequently Asked Questions about the North Carolina Bar Exam
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Bar Pass Counselor: Christopher Jason Woodyard
Board of Law Examiners
One Exchange Plaza, Suite 700
P.O. Box 2946,
Raleigh, NC 27602
Telephone: (919) 828-4886
Bar Exam Format: The two-day exam consists of twelve essays (Day One) and the Multistate Bar Exam (Day Two).
Bar Exam Scoring Information: The Multistate Bar Exam (MBE) counts for approximately 40% and the state-specific essays count for 60%.
MPRE: The Multistate Professional Responsibility Exam (MPRE) must be taken within 24 months prior to sitting for the bar exam or within 12 months after completing the bar exam.