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Preparing for the Bar Exam: WA

Washington Bar Resources

Regent Law Faculty are absolutely committed to preparing students for their state's bar exam.  

This guide is designed to complement, and should not be used to replace a formal bar exam preparatory course or information posted for current students by the Office of Career & Alumni Services.

Washington has adopted the UBE.  The UBE Minimum Passing Score for this State is 270.
Washington Cases
 
Elective Courses that Support MEE and WA Essay Subjects
Administrative Law
Family Law
Land Use Planning
Sales (UCC1)
Secured Transactions (UCC2)
Wills, Trusts & Estates

Washington - Uniform Bar Exam + Washington Law Component

Official Information Subjects Questions
(last section)
Administrative Law
Civil Procedure, Statute of Limitations & Washington Courts
Community Property and Domestic Partnerships
Constitutional Law
Consumer Protection Act
Criminal Law
Criminal Procedure
Evidence
Foreclosures and Limited Practice Officers
Indian Law
Land Use
Landlord Tenant
Professional Responsibility
Public Records Act
Torts and Product Liability
Open-book
Online, access through online admissions account.
Business Associations
Constitutional Law
Contracts
Criminal Law & Procedure
Evidence
Real Property
Torts
Civil Procedure
Conflict of Laws
Family Law
Trusts and Estates
Secured Transactions
Six 30-minute essays
Problem solving
Legal Analysis and Reasoning
Factual Analysis
Communication
Organization and Management of a legal task
Recognizing and resolving ethical dilemmas
One 90-minute exercise
Tests "fundamental lawyering skills in a realistic situation."
Civil Procedure
Constitutional Law
Contracts
Criminal Law & Procedure
Evidence
Real Property
Torts
200 multiple choice
Questions evenly distributed among the six subjects
Two 3-hour sessions

Model Rules of Professional Conduct
Model Code of Judicial Conduct

60 multiple choice
2 hours