Tag Archives: Active Studying

HOW MUCH IS ENOUGH BAR PREP?

For some, Bar prep is a monantic pursuit: isolated from others; living on MBE questions and Red Bull. 12 hours a day is just not enough time for them. They will do more reviewing and reading than they even thought they could do. Others claim two weeks was enough for them. Intense, focused preparation, take Read More

TAKE THE BAR EXAM ONCE

I have spent over 15 years in practice helping others pass the bar and over one year prior to that helping myself pass the Bar Exam. The question that always amazes me is, “Am I spending too much time studying?”  I was far too insecure to feel I was doing enough.  I felt guilty taking Read More

QUALITY V. QUANTITY BAR EXAM STUDIES

No doubt: The Michigan Bar Exam is a challenge.  Even the most accomplished student is daunted by its size and scope.  Determination, fear and intimidation are just some of the feelings this test gives to its candidates.  It is a huge project; the ultimate final exam. How should you approach your studies?  How much time do Read More