Bar and MPRE Deadlines

Bar Exam Application Filing Deadlines

If your Application for Certification of Fitness is pending, then you are not yet eligible to receive a Bar Examination Application. In order sit for the Georgia Bar Examination, you must submit a Bar Examination Application to the Board of Bar Examiners. Please be mindful of the following filing deadlines:

Georgia Bar Exam Deadlines As of 10/17/2022
February 21-22, 2023 ExamAPPLICATION FOR CERTIFICATION OF FITNESS
TO PRACTICE LAW FILING DEADLINES
Regular Fitness Application Filing PeriodMarch 23, 2022 – July 6, 2022
Final Fitness Application Filing Period with FeeJuly 6, 2022 – October 5, 2022
BAR EXAMINATION APPLICATION FILING DEADLINES
Regular Bar Examination Application Filing PeriodNovember 9, 2022 – January 4, 2023
Final Bar Examination Application Filing Period with FeeJanuary 4, 2023 – TBA
July 25–26, 2023 ExamAPPLICATION FOR CERTIFICATION OF FITNESS
TO PRACTICE LAW FILING DEADLINES
Regular Fitness Application Filing PeriodOctober 26, 2022 - December 7, 2022
Final Fitness Application Filing Period with FeeDecember 7, 2022 - March 1, 2023
BAR EXAMINATION APPLICATION FILING DEADLINES
Regular Bar Examination Application Filing PeriodMarch 1, 2023 - TBA
Final Bar Examination Application Filing Period with FeeTBA

Additional information on important dates and filing deadlines for the Georgia Bar Exam can be found on the Georgia Bar Admissions page.

MPRE

The MPRE is administered by the National Conference of Bar Examiners (NCBE). The examination is administered three times per year at established test centers across the country. The purpose of the MPRE is to measure the applicant’s knowledge and understanding of established standards related to a lawyer’s professional conduct. For MPRE Registration Information, go to the website of the National Conference of Bar Examiners at www.ncbex.org.