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Preparing for the Bar Exam: NV

Nevada 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.

MBE Sample Questions (scroll to end)
Elective Courses that Support NV Essay Subjects
Conflict of Laws
Family Law
Negotiable Instruments (UCC3)
Sales (UCC1)
Secured Transactions (UCC2)
Wills, Trusts & Estates

Military and Military Spouses

Because states recognize that service members and their families are required to move often and that this can be a hindrance to the practice of law by military spouses, many states admit spouses of active duty service members to the bar without additional examination even though they may not otherwise qualify for admission or reciprocity. Click below to read the pertinent rule for this state:

Temporary Certification to Practice Law

Nevada + MBE + MPT + MPRE

Official Information Subjects Questions
Essay Exam
Agency and Partnership
♦ Civil Procedure - Federal
♦ Civil Procedure - Nevada
Community Property
Conflict of Laws
Constitutional Law
Criminal Law and Procedure
Persons and Domestic Relations
Real Property
UCC, Articles 2, 3 and 9
Wills, Estates and Trusts
Eight questions
Civil Procedure
Constitutional Law
Criminal Law & Procedure
Real Property
200 multiple choice
Questions evenly distributed among the six subjects
Two 3-hour sessions
Problem solving
Legal Analysis and Reasoning
Factual Analysis
Organization and Management of a legal task
Recognizing and resolving ethical dilemmas
One 90-minute exam
Tests "fundamental lawyering skills in a realistic situation."
Model Rules of Professional Conduct
Model Code of Judicial Conduct
60 multiple choice
2 hours