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ExamSoft Exam Day Instruction Sheet for July 2021 Bar Exam


We are focused on ensuring that you have a good experience taking the Georgia Bar Exam next week. ExamSoft has prepared an instruction sheet to guide you through starting and completing each exam session.  Click here to access the instruction sheet.

UPDATED JULY 2021 REMOTE EXAMINATION FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS


For specific information about the online exam and registration details, CLICK HERE.

February 2021 Bar Examination Results Have Been Released


To view the list of names of applicants who passed the examination, click here. For information on being sworn-in, click here.



Modifications to the Rules for July 2021 Remote Bar Exam


The Supreme Court passed an Order on April 15, 2021, which modifies portions of the Rules Governing Admission to the Practice of Law.  The modifications include:  

1. "Notwithstanding any provision to the contrary in Part B, Section 2 of the Rules, any applicant certified as fit to practice law after the deadline for filing an application to take the July, 2, 2021 examination shall be allowed until June 14, 2021 to file an application to take the examination."

2.  "Notwithstanding any provision to the contrary in Part B, Section 2 of the Rules, an applicant who fails to file a timely application to take the July 2021 bar examination or fails to submit charges to the National Conference of Bar Examiners shall nevertheless be permitted to take the examination if he or she files an application to do so and pays a late fee of $200 and submits all applicable charges on or before June 14, 2021."

Click here to view Order in its entirety.  

 

 



GEORGIA JULY 2021 REMOTE BAR EXAMINATION


The Supreme Court of Georgia announced today, March 24, 2021, that it has authorized the Board of Bar Examiners to administer the bar exam scheduled for July 27-28, 2021 remotely due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.  The July 2021 Georgia Bar Exam will be comprised of all components of a regular Georgia Bar Exam, including a 200-question Multistate Bar Examination, two Multistate Performance Test items, and four Georgia essay questions. The Georgia essay portion of the remote exam will be open book.

The regular application filing period for the July 2021 exam opens April 5, 2021 and will remain open until June 2, 2021 at 4:00 p.m.  The dates for the late application filing period for the July 2021 exam have not been announced. 



FEBRUARY 2021 REMOTE BAR EXAMINATION FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS


For specific information about the Remote Bar Examination and registration details, CLICK HERE.