I need to take the CA bar exam in February. Been practicing for 6+ years, so I can take the shorter attorney’s exam (1 day versus 2) if I wanted to. Thoughts on taking the shortened exam versus the full one? Any good resources for the exam? I’ll be using Barbri (or an equivalent). Thanks!

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You gotta get 68% correct on the MBE in order to pass day two. That is high. I would say one day is significantly less material, predictable (virtually guaranteed Professional Responsibility essay along with Performance Test), and, in my experience, not graded too harshly as long as you got the basics down.

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Twins 😅

I'm taking the one day exam if it matters, but it was a gut decision.

How much time are you taking off work?

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They won't tell me what the policy is. So I'm at the point where I need to just tell them what I'm taking I think. I'm leaning towards 4 i think.

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