MPRE Review for Multistate Professional Responsibility Exam

Everything You Need To Pass the MPRE For Any State Bar Exam
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  • Lectures 17
  • Contents Video: 4 hours
  • Skill Level Expert Level
  • Languages English
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About This Course

Published 8/2014 English

Course Description

If you are a law student or law school grad who is preparing for the Multistate Professional Responsibility Exam, or MPRE, and need a concise but thorough review, this course will teach you everything you need to achieve a passing score for any U.S. jurisdiction.

This course is taught by Professor Stephen Lazarus (LL.B, Harvard Law School, AB Williams College) a top Law Professor at the Cleveland-Marshall College of Law. The course features a complete lecture recorded live.

What are the requirements?

  • This course is intended for bar exam applicants who are attending or have already graduated from a U.S. law school, or have been certified to take the bar exam in a U.S. jurisdiction.
  • We recommend this course for students who have already taken or are currently taking a Professional Responsibility course at their law school, or for bar applicants preparing to take the MPRE for admission to the bar.
  • This course is not intended for the general public.

What am I going to get from this course?

  • By the end of this course you will have reviewed every topic tested on the Multistate Professional Responsibility Examination.
  • You will learn how the MPRE is formatted and what to expect on the test.
  • You will learn how to study and best strategies for choosing correct answers on this multiple choice test.

What is the target audience?

  • Course is intended to prepare U.S. law students and law school graduates pass the Multistate Professional Responsibility Exam or a law school course on Legal Ethics and Professional Responsibility.

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Curriculum

Section 1: The Multistate Professional Responsibility Exam
07:14

This is the first lecture in the course which explains what the MPRE is all about, including applicable law and the format of the test.

Be sure to download the "MPRE Lecture Handout" from the Downloadable Supplementary Materials.

Section 2: Becoming A Lawyer And Losing The Right To Be A Lawyer
07:02

In order to be admitted to the Bar of a particular jurisdiction, a bar applicant must prove his or her fitness to practice law.

19:39

Once admitted to the practice of law, a lawyer can be sanctioned for misconduct, and in some cases lose the right to be a lawyer.

Section 3: The Lawyer's Relationship With The Client
17:07

Lawyers are permitted to advertise, but must not make false or misleading statements about themselves or their services.

04:09

Solicitation, defined as in-person, live telephone, or real-time electronic contact with prospective clients by a lawyer, is generally not allowed.

09:06

Lawyers must provide competent representation.

08:57

Rules governing fees charged by lawyers to their clients.

10:22

Rules governing how lawyers shall handle property belowging in whole or part to clients.

21:35

How lawyers should handle conflicts of interest between themselves and their clients.

21:27

How lawyers should handle conflicts of interest between their clients.

20:08

How lawyers should handle conflicts of interest between their clients and third parties.

10:25

Generally, if one member of a law firm is disqualified from accepting representation, all lawyers in the firm are vicariously disqualified.

04:10

There are situations that arise in which the lawyer must withdraw from representation of an existing client.

Section 4: Representing The Client With All The Zeal That Is Due
28:47

Lawyers have a duty to zealously represent their clients, within the bounds of the law.

Section 5: Confidentiality
10:43

Duty to maintain confidential communications with clients.

Section 6: Maintaining The Integrity Of The Legal Profession
11:37

Lawyers have duties to maintain the integrity of the legal profession and protect the public against the unauthorized practice of law.

Section 7: Judges: Application Of The CJC
22:32

Additional ethical rules by which judges must abide.

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Supreme Bar Review prepares law school grads for the bar exam in any U.S. jurisdiction. Our courses features video lectures for all Multistate exams, including Multistate Bar Exam (MBE), Multistate Professional Responsibility Exam (MPRE) and Multistate Performance Test (MPT).

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