The MEE consists of six 30-minute questions. Areas of law that may be covered on the MEE include the following: Business Associations (Agency and Partnership; Corporations and Limited Liability Companies), Civil Procedure, Conflict of Laws, Constitutional Law, Contracts (including Article 2 [Sales] of the Uniform Commercial Code), Criminal Law and Procedure, Evidence, Family Law, Real Property, Torts, Trusts and Estates (Decedents' Estates; Trusts and Future Interests), and Article 9 (Secured Transactions) of the Uniform Commercial Code. Some questions may include issues in more than one area of law. The particular areas covered vary from exam to exam.
For instructions provided with each MEE, see Instructions for Taking the MEE.
For the MEE's scope of coverage, see the MEE Subject Matter Outline.
MEE Study Aids
MEE Questions and Analyses from Recent Administrations
NCBE publishes study aids for the MEE that include questions from previously administered tests and model analyses that are illustrative of the discussions that might appear in excellent answers to the questions. They are available for purchase at the NCBE Study Aids Store.
For the six MEE questions administered in July 2017 (without analyses), see Sample Questions.
MEE Questions and Analyses from Older Administrations
MEE Questions and Analyses from older administrations are available by accessing the following files.
Check Out This Bar Exam Essay Template
ByAllyson EvansonNovember 7, 2017inMultistate Essay Examination (MEE)
If you’re planning to take the Uniform Bar Exam, then you’re staring down the task of writing six essays in three hours. Feeling overwhelmed? Don’t be! All you need is a really solid bar exam essay template! With this handy template, you’ll be ready to crush the Multistate Essay Exam (MEE) portion of the UBE. […]
Efficient Bar Prep: Is Rewriting MEE Essays a Waste of Time?
ByDawne DuCarpeonSeptember 15, 2017inMultistate Essay Examination (MEE), UBE General Prep
Learning to write in a way that gets you the most possible points on the MEE is a skill! This skill can be learned. Efficient Bar Prep is key! Learn how.
How to Use Sample Bar Exam Questions to Nail the MEE Section
ByDawne DuCarpeonAugust 29, 2017inMultistate Essay Examination (MEE)
How do you nail the Multistate Essay Portion of the Bar Exam? Find out how the use of both sample bar exam questions and analysis will make your score soar!
How to Write Bar Essays That Grab Points
ByDawne DuCarpeonAugust 4, 2017inMultistate Essay Examination (MEE), UBE General Prep
The Multistate Essay Exam on the Bar Exam is a great chance to grab points! But only if you know what you are doing. Learn how to write great Bar essays!
Bar Review: Law of Contracts
ByDawne DuCarpeonJuly 18, 2017inMultistate Bar Examination (MBE), Multistate Essay Examination (MEE)
Contract Law is incredibly important during Bar Review. It appears on both the MBE and the MEE. Find out what’s important for you to know!
Bar Review: Conflict of Laws
ByDawne DuCarpeonJuly 18, 2017inMultistate Essay Examination (MEE)
Cover Conflict of Laws during Bar Review. This topic shows up on the MEE embedded within other subject questions. Here’s what you need to know!
Bar Review: Trusts and Estates
ByDawne DuCarpeonJuly 15, 2017inBar Exam Information, Multistate Essay Examination (MEE)
Perhaps the most dreaded topic that can show up on the MEE (Multistate Essay Exam) is the topic of Trusts. At least that was true in 2008, when I sat for the Bar Exam. I’ll never forget the hubub that resulted after the morning essay portion of the exam. It was palpable! Back then, Trusts […]
Bar Review: Ethics
ByDawne DuCarpeonJuly 14, 2017inBar Exam Information, Multistate Essay Examination (MEE)
The topic of ethics is important during bar review. Know how to spot these issues and insert them into your essay for maximum points.
Bar Review: Family Law
ByDawne DuCarpeonJuly 12, 2017inBar Exam Information, Multistate Essay Examination (MEE)
Family law is a subject tested on the essay portion of the Bar Exam. Find out what you need to know on Magoosh’s UBE blog!
Use These Bar Exam Practice Tests to Get Ready
ByJames ParsonsonMay 31, 2017inMultistate Bar Examination (MBE), Multistate Essay Examination (MEE), Multistate Performance Test (MPT), UBE General Prep
‘Practice’ is an essential part of bar prep. Here are a few bar exam practice tests and resources to help you get ready.