The Multi-state Professional Responsibility Exam (MPRE) is a 120-minute exam comprised of 60 multiple-choice questions. The exam assesses an applicant's knowledge and understanding of the ethical standards expected of a legal practitioner. It is a requirement for all those who intend of practicing law in California.
In California, you must attain a score of 86 or higher.
MPRE Sample Questions
CAUTION: Answers to MPRE questions may not reflect current law.
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Strategies & tactics for the MPRE : multistate professional responsibility exam. by
Call Number: Law Open Reserve KF306 Z9 E46 2005
Strategies & Tactics for the MPRE will help to optimize valuable study time and sharpen test-taking skills. The authors provide expert advice on spotting and avoiding tricky questions and common mistakes. The text has 50 questions from past MPRE exams with explanations and analyses of the correct and incorrect answers geared to the ABA Model Rules of Professional Responsibility. It also has additional questions and answers from past MPRE's released by the National Conference of Bar Examiners.
Legal Ethics in a Nutshell by
Call Number: Law Open Reserve KF306 Z9 R688 2013
Publication Date: 2012-11-19
This nutshell digests the Model Rules in an engaging, analytical, and often critical way. This book places the Rules in an historic context that lets the student understand problems with prior versions of the Rules and the Model Code. The Nutshell also analyzes the American Law Institute's Restatement of the Law Governing Lawyers, Third.
Professional responsibility : Barbri bar review. by
Call Number: Law Closed Reserve KF306 Z9 W93 2007
MPRE outline. MPRE practice exams and analytical answers: p. 175-393. Includes portions of ABA model rules of professional conduct, ABA code of judicial conduct.
Heafey Law Library Research Team