180 East 5th Street, Suite 950
St. Paul, Minnesota 55101

Phone: (651) 297-1857 | Fax: (651) 297-1196
Email: ble.cle.blc@mbcle.state.mn.us

Subjects Tested

The following subjects may be tested on the Minnesota Bar Examination:

Multistate Essay Examination

  • Business Associations (Agency and Partnerships; Corporations; and Limited Liability Companies)
  • Conflict of Laws
  • Constitutional Law
  • Contracts (including contracts under the Uniform Commercial Code (UCC))
  • Criminal Law and Procedure
  • Evidence
  • Family Law
  • Federal Civil Procedure
  • Real Property
  • Secured Transactions under the UCC
  • Torts
  • Trusts and Estates (Decedents’ Estates; Trusts and Future Interests)

Multistate Bar Examination

  • Civil Procedure
  • Constitutional Law
  • Contracts
  • Criminal Law and Procedure
  • Evidence
  • Real Property
  • Torts

Multistate Performance Test

The MPT tests the ability to perform a lawyering task using legal and factual materials provided.