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CHART 4: Eligibility to Take the Bar Examination: Foreign Law School Graduates
Legal education in English common law
Additional education at an ABA-approved law school
Practice of law in foreign jurisdiction
Determination of educational equivalency
Admission in another U.S. jurisdiction
Legal education in English common law
Additional education at an ABA-approved law school
Practice of law in foreign jurisdiction
Determination of educational equivalency
Admission in another U.S. jurisdiction
Jurisdiction Yes
Alabama X Alaska X Arizona
Arkansas
California X Colorado X Connecticut X Delaware
District of Columbia X Florida X Georgia X Hawaii X Idaho
Illinois X Indiana
Iowa X Kansas
Kentucky X
No
Yes
No
Are graduates of foreign law schools eligible for admission?
If graduates of foreign law schools are eligible for admission
by examination under your rules, are any of the following required?
If graduates of foreign law schools are eligible for admission without examination under your rules, are any of the following also required?
Does your
jurisdiction recognize with regularity the suf ciency of a legal education received at any particular foreign law school?
If a foreign law school graduate obtains an LL.M. or other graduate law degree from an ABA-approved law school, is the graduate then eligible to take the bar exam on this basis alone?
Yes No
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XX XX X
X
X
X X
X
X
Louisiana
Maine
Maryland
Massachusetts
Michigan
Minnesota
Mississippi
Missouri
Montana
Nebraska NevadaXX New Hampshire X X X New Jersey X
X
X
X
X
XX
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X X X
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X XX
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X
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