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How To Study For The Multistate Essay Exam At The Last Minute

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For Procrastinators: How To study For The Multistate Essay Exam At The Last Minute

If you need to study for the Multistate Essay Exam at the last minute, you are not alone! While it is not ideal to put studying off, here are our tips to make the most of your MEE studying – even if you are studying at the last minute.

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How – and Why – You Need To Self-Grade Bar Exam Essays

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How – and Why – You Need To Self-Grade Bar Exam Essays

We just had a student tell us last week that learning how to self-grade bar exam essays was the best thing she did when she was studying for the bar exam.

“Self-grading” is a method where you read a bar exam essay fact pattern then write or bullet point your answer and compare what you wrote with the model answer. When you compare what you wrote with the model answer, use a different color pen (or font) to write out anything you missed and to give yourself tips like an actual grader would.

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Struggling With Bar Exam Essay Timing?  5 Great Tips to Improve Efficiency!

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5 Great Tips to Improve Efficiency!

One of the most difficult parts of the bar is the timing factor.  Many of the essay questions themselves are rather straightforward – but when you include a time limit, the pressure increases.  Students find themselves rushing so that they get through everything before time runs out.  Unfortunately, this can lead to valuable points being left on the table.  If you find yourself struggling to finish during your practice rounds, now is a good time to be looking for some great bar exam essay timing tips.  And we can help you there!

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Can I use MEE One-Sheets as Substitutes for Outlines?

MEE one-sheetsCan I use MEE One-Sheets as Substitutes for Outlines?

A few Multistate Essay Exam (MEE) one-sheets purchasers have asked us if MEE one-sheets can be used as substitutes for full MEE outlines.

We do not recommend that you use MEE one-sheets as substitutes for outlines! This is for a few reasons:

First, while MEE one-sheets highlight the highly-tested areas of law, they do not cover every area of law. And while you may want to focus on the highly-tested areas of law when you study (so you can study the most efficiently!) you do not want to lose sight of the bigger picture of the law. Continue reading

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Multistate Essay Exam Advice – 5 Tricks to Improve your Score!

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Multistate Essay Exam Advice – 5 Brilliant Tricks to Improve your Score! In this post, we cover the Multistate Essay Exam advice that is the most important to making sure you succeed on the Multistate Essay Exam (MEE) — and the bar exam! These five tips and tricks will help you maximize your study time to make sure your MEE answers are the best that they can be on test day! Continue reading

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I’m overwhelmed by bar exam essay material! What Should I do?

bar exam appeals. multistate essay exam tips, overwhelmed by bar exam essay materialI’m overwhelmed by bar exam essay material! How do I learn all of the essay material that I need to know for the bar exam?

If you are feeling overwhelmed by the amount of bar exam material you have to learn, you may want to know how you can reduce what you focus on for the essay portion. You cannot learn everything (nor do you need to know everything). Instead, it is best to study smart! Here are our tips: Continue reading

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How to Use JD Advising’s Bar Exam One-Sheets

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We sell two sets of bar exam one-sheets – both of which receive glowing reviews! We offer MEE one-sheets for those taking the Uniform Bar Exam or Multistate Essay Exam. (You can read more about these MEE one-sheets here). We also offer Michigan Bar Exam one-sheets (found in our book,  How to Pass the Michigan Bar Exam here).

A couple of customers have emailed us asking us the best way to use JD Advising’s Bar Exam One-Sheets. We thought it would be convenient to write a post for everyone to hear our thoughts on the absolute best way to maximize your use of the bar exam one-sheets without feeling like you have yet another thing to do! In reality, the bar exam one-sheets should be saving you hours of time rather than adding to your to-do list. And they will do just that if you use them right!
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JD Advising MEE One-Sheet Reviews

MEE One-sheets, UBE one-sheets, UBE lean sheets, MEE lean sheets, JD Advising reviews, JD Advising MEE one-sheet reviews JD Advising MEE One-Sheet Reviews: Wondering if JD Advising MEE One-Sheets are right for you? Read some of our JD Advising MEE one-sheet reviews and testimonials below.

You’ll see a general theme: Our MEE one-sheet customers are overwhelming happy! All of the reviews below come from customers taking the bar exam in February 2017 (with the exception of the first review, which comes from a July 2017 bar exam taker).

Note that customers use MEE one-sheets in a variety of ways. Some use them to guide their preparation as they go through their commercial courses. We think this is the best approach as you will be studying “smart” all along throughout bar prep. And you will not wonder what from your commercial course outline is highly-tested and what isn’t. Others use the MEE one-sheets as a last-minute review of the highly-tested MEE topics. We have never been asked for a refund based on unhappiness with the product and we have never received any complaints about the MEE one-sheets. Instead, we have received an overwhelming amount of positive comments and reviews, which you can read below. Continue reading

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MEE One-Sheets or MEE Seminar – Which one is Right for Me?

UBE bar exam prep options, uniform bar exam preparation options,MEE One-Sheets or MEE Seminar – Which one is right for me? We have received many emails recently from people wondering whether they should sign up for our Multistate Essay Exam seminar  or purchase our MEE one-sheets or do both! Clients wonder what the difference is and which one is the right one for them. Some ask if it is worth it to purchase both. Continue reading

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Bar Exam Essay Tips

Bar Exam Essay Tips

Bar Exam Essay Tips: If you are looking for tips on how to improve your bar exam essays, look no more! We find that if you implement these few, easy bar exam essay tips into your practice, you will make your essays much stronger.  Note that this post was written by Meagan Jabbori, who scored in the 99th percentile on the essay portion of the Uniform Bar Exam.

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Check out our most recent MEE One-Sheet Testimonials

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Check out our MEE One-Sheet Testimonials

We asked recent takers of the February 2017 bar exam for MEE one-sheet testimonials and feedback on our MEE one-sheets. We received overwhelmingly positive reviews.  Customers said the following in their MEE one-sheet testimonials:

  • There were several issues on the bar exam that they knew how to answer because of the MEE one-sheets. This included the Corporations question (business judgment rule), the Agency question (actual and apparent authority, ratification), Family Law question, and Property question
  • That the condensed material saved students a lot of time
  • That it made students feel confident going into the exam and during the exam
  • That they showed students how they would be tested on various issues
  • They were focused on what was tested on the actual exam
  • That they were worth every penny
  • Virtually every customer said that they would recommend the MEE one-sheets to others!

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What are the most frequently tested MEE/UBE issues?

What are the frequently tested MEE (Multistate Essay Exam) issues?  If you are trying to study “smart” for the multistate essay exam or uniform bar exam, you will no doubt wonder what the most frequently tested MEE issues are!

The first step to knowing where to focus when you approach the MEE is to be aware of the most frequently tested MEE subjects.  You can see a chart of the highly tested MEE subjects here.
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Our UBE One-Sheets Are a Must-Have!

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Our UBE One-Sheets Are a Must-Have!

Looking for one-sheets tailored to the Uniform Bar Exam? Our UBE one-sheets (also called “MEE one-sheets”) provide a fantastic overview of the highly-tested issues on the multistate essay exam (MEE) portion of the uniform bar exam.

Our UBE one-sheets are a must-have if you are taking the Uniform Bar Exam.

We make the UBE one-sheets by going back to 1995 and reading every single Multistate Essay Exam from 1995 to the present date. Then, we compile the most highly-tested areas of law for each subject into one sheet (front and back). In addition, we note the “key principles” that you should remember for each subject. We also tell you the dates that each topic was tested.

Our UBE one-sheets are an extremely efficient way to approach the Multistate Essay Exam portion of the Uniform Bar Exam.

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