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The Board of Law Examiners is the judicial agency responsible for determining that applicants seeking to be licensed to practice law in Texas meet the qualifications set by the Supreme Court of Texas.

Important Announcements

  • 12/11/14 - Selected answers from the July 2014 Texas Bar Exam are now available on the Examination Information page (Selected Answers tab).

  • 11/24/14 - If you were unsuccessful on the July 2014 exam, and are attempting to file a Re-Application for the February 2015 exam by the November 30th deadline, we highly advise using our eFast system to complete your Re-Application. Please note, you must create a new user name and password to complete a February 2015 Re-Application.

  • 11/07/14 - If you plan to attend the swearing-in ceremony for July 2014 Texas Bar examinees, please review this Parking Information provided by the State Bar of Texas.

  • 11/06/14 - July 2014 Pass List

  • 11/06/14 - July 2014 exam statistics are available under the Examination Information section.

  • 10/01/14 - February 2015 exam site information is now available under the Examination Information section.

  • 09/30/14 - A yellow card containing basic information regarding grade release for the July 2014 Texas Bar Exam was recently mailed to July 2014 examinees that sat for all portions of the July 2014 exam. If you meet the criteria, but did not receive this information, it is possible your address may need to be updated with our office. Our Change of Address is located in our Commonly Used Forms section on the right side of this page.

  • 09/29/14 - Pursuant to an order issued by the Supreme Court of Texas, the Rules Governing Admission to the Bar of Texas will be amended effective October 1, 2014. Please refer to the updated Rulebook as well as the updated Frequently Asked Questions for Foreign-Educated Applicants and Foreign Attorneys.

  • 09/17/14 - Due to personnel changes a reallocation of our alphabetic processing system was necessary.  Consequently if you have already filed with our office, a different Licensure Analyst may now be handling the processing of your file.  Please refer to our Contact Us link to verify your Licensure Analyst prior to contacting our office for assistance. Our Contact Us link is located at the bottom of the menu on the left side of this page.

  • 09/05/14 - As the October 1st Declaration of Intention filing deadline approaches, students attending law school in Texas should review our Declaration of Intention page (select Applications on the left side of this page, then Declaration of Intention). Please review all of this information carefully, including the Frequently Asked Questions, and Postmark Deadline information. It is also recommended that you complete your Declaration using the eFast system, as it can help to reduce the likelihood of your Declaration being returned to you for incompleteness.

  • 09/05/14 - For those individuals who recently received their results from the August 2014 MPRE, our MPRE requirement can be found under Rule V of the Rules Governing Admission to the Bar of Texas.

  • 08/12/14 - July 2014 Exam Questions are now available in the Examination Information/Past Exams Tab.