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Demand steady for Va. law licenses

Security was tight and tension was in the air at the Roanoke Civic Center this week as 1,513 applicants sat for the Virginia Bar Exam. Scott Street, secretary-treasurer of the Virginia Board of Bar Examiners, said the number of test ...

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Too many lawyers?

Almost all the states in the nation, including Virginia, are turning out more lawyers than they need, according to a new study. The New York Times reports that there were nearly twice as many lawyers who passed the bar than ...

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Dress up days

Today is June 8, so you can take it to the bank that the new law graduates of the Class of 2011 are no longer feeling the euphoria of graduation. Last month’s celebrations are a distant memory because now lawyer ...

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O Happy Day

The people who passed the February 2010 Virginia bar exam are now lawyers. The Virginia State Bar held its Admission and Orientation ceremony yesterday at the Richmond Convention Center. The seven justices of the Supreme Court of Virginia were there; ...

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February 2010 Bar Pass List

Virginia Lawyers Weekly has the names of the 322 successful candidates who sat for the Virginia bar examination in February 2010. The Virginia Board of Bar Examiners reports that 563 applicants took the exam. The pass rate was approximately 57.2 ...

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