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California Bar Exam: Multistate Bar Exam

Multistate Bar Exam

The MBE is developed and graded by the National Conference of Bar Examiners (NCBE). The MBE consists of an objective six-hour examination containing 200 multiple-choice questions, which are administered in two, three-hour sessions during which 100 multiple-choice questions are presented. The exam consists of questions in the following areas of law:

  • Civil Procedure (February 2015 - )
  • Constitutional Law
  • Contracts
  • Criminal Law and Procedure
  • Evidence
  • Real Property
  • Torts

MBE Instructions

2016 MBE Subject Matter Outline
Effective with the February 2017 administration, there will be changes to the Real Property scope of coverage for the MBE and the MEE. The Real Property topics will be slightly reordered and revised  2017 MBE / MEE Real Property Subject Mattter Outline

MBE study aids, including two online practice exams.

MBE Practice Questions

MBE prep materials in the library