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Ashley Heidemann

About Ashley Heidemann

Ashley Heidemann has taught and designed several bar exam courses, lectures seminars. She has also authored two books on the bar exam, blogs regularly about it, and has been featured in numerous publications. She has a staff of highly qualified bar exam course instructors, bar exam tutors, law school tutors, and LSAT and law school prep tutors. Ashley Heidemann graduated as the #1 student out of over 200 students in her class of 2011 at Wayne State University.

Uniform Bar Exam Tips – UBE Tips for the Day of the Exam

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In this post we cover some Uniform Bar Exam Tips for the day of the bar exam. We are basing these tips off of common mistakes we see students make on the actual bar exam day. Many students fail the uniform bar exam because they make a mistake that they can easily avoid.

Here we give you five UBE tips for the day of the exam. These will help you avoid common mistakes that uniform bar exam takers make! Continue reading

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MBE Tip of the Day: Real Property

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MBE Tip of the Day: Real Property

Welcome to our MBE tip of the day series. This “MBE tip of the day” post focuses on real property.

You will see 25 scored real property MBE questions on the Multistate Bar Exam. In this post, we will review a real property question together. Note that we have posted several MBE tips (which you can find links to at the bottom of this post) that focus on a specific multiple-choice question that many students answer incorrectly.  If you can master these questions, it could increase your MBE score by that many points if you see any of these issues tested again (which, by the way, you will!). These posts of MBE tips and tricks will not only cover substantive law but also strategy.  So each “MBE tip of the day” post covers one highly-tested area of substantive law as well as an important MBE strategy. You can sign up to receive these posts directly to your inbox for the upcoming administration at the bottom of this page.

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A Stellar Multistate Performance Test Strategy to Conquer the MPT

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If you are looking for a great Multistate Performance Test strategy to conquer the MPT, we have you covered!  Here we give you a specific strategy to use when you approach the multistate performance test as well as some extra tips to boost your score! Continue reading

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Advice for First Time Bar Exam Takers – 8 Essential Tips!

Advice for First Time Bar Exam Takers – 8 Essential Tips!

We help hundreds of first time bar exam takers pass the bar exam every administration. Some take our full courses. Others use one of our courses, seminars, or private tutoring options in conjunction with a commercial course like barbri or kaplan. Here, we give you 8 tips that are essential to know if you are a first time bar exam taker. Continue reading

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Eight Tips On How to Enjoy Studying For The Bar Exam

Enjoy Studying For The Bar Exam

Eight Tips On How to Enjoy Studying For The Bar Exam

Studying for the bar exam does not have to be the worst time of your life. As the bar exam creeps closer and closer it looks worse and worse. There are nightmare stories from your peers about how awful studying is and how much of your life goes into it. No one looks forward to studying for the bar exam. But that does not mean you have to hate it. It is even possible for you to enjoy studying for the bar exam. Once you accept your fate, control your mindset, and insert things that make you happy into your study plan and you might find yourself enjoy studying for the bar exam.

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What Are The Uniform Bar Exam Topics?

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What Are The Uniform Bar Exam Topics?

What Are The Uniform Bar Exam Topics?: The Uniform Bar Exam is a unique bar exam that is rapidly taking over the country. Despite its popularity you probably only learned this when you were deciding what bar exam to take after you finish law school. Now that you are ready to begin your bar exam study journey, you need to know the Uniform Bar Exam topics. If you are a law student ahead of the game and want to know what courses you should take to prepare you best for a UBE bar exam, this post is also for you.

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Multistate Essay Exam Format: Common Mistakes to Avoid

multistate_essay_exam_formatMultistate Essay Exam Format: Common Mistakes to Avoid

We read a lot of multistate essay exam (MEE) answers. We notice that sometimes students make formatting mistakes that are easily avoided! Here we discuss what common mistakes to avoid in your multistate essay exam format. Continue reading

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What Does the MPT Test (and why Does it Matter)?

what does the mpt testWhat Does the MPT Test (and why Does it Matter)?

The National Conference of Bar Examiners (NCBE) has listed six skills which a multistate performance test (MPT) tests. When you score your MPT, you should analyze it against these six skills. (These six skills and their components are taken verbatim from the NCBE’s website!) Many states score an MPT on a scale of 1-6. Other states score their MPTs on a scale of 1-10. (And still other states come up with their own system.) Keep in mind that in UBE states, the MPT is worth 20% of the examinee’s overall score. So each MEE essay is worth 5% of your score. Each MPT is therefore worth 10% of your score.

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What are the Most Important Uniform Bar Exam Subjects to Learn?

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As it nears the bar exam, you may wonder what the most important Uniform Bar Exam subjects are. After all, you want to focus your efforts on the subjects that will warrant the maximum amount of points. In this post, we talk about which subjects are most worth your time! Continue reading

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When will February 2018 Michigan Bar Exam Results be Released?

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When Will February 2018 Michigan Bar Exam Results Be Released?

Wondering when the February 2018 Michigan Bar Exam Results will be released? The Michigan Board of Law Examiners states that Michigan Bar Exam results are released mid-May but in reality, they are usually released earlier than that.

Below, you can see the past release dates for February Michigan Bar Exam results.

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