IMPORTANT NOTICE - Results for the Massachusetts Uniform Bar Exam conducted remotely on July 27-28, 2021 will be released in the Fall of 2021. The February 2022 bar exam will be held in person on February 22-23, 2022 at the Hynes Convention Center in Boston, MA.
Massachusetts Bar Exam Update
Upcoming Bar Exams In Massachusetts
The Massachusetts administration of the February 2022 UBE will in person at the Hynes Convention Center in Boston, MA.
Exam Dates: February 22-23, 2022
Filing Period: The filing period for the Petition for Admission by Examination for the February 2022 bar exam will be announced soon.
July 2021 Massachusetts administration of the Uniform Bar Examination (UBE) results will be released in the Fall 2021.
Who we serve
The Massachusetts Board of Bar Examiners (BBE) is established by G.L. c. 221 §§35 & 36 to evaluate the qualifications of persons seeking admission to the bar of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.
The Board of Bar Examiners reviews all petitions for admission to the Massachusetts bar submitted by eligible candidates to ensure that all persons admitted to the bar are fully qualified by education, knowledge, and character and fitness. See forms and general information relating to the admission process in Massachusetts - this list will provide various forms and information that will be helpful for navigating the admission process.
Who We Are
Robert L. Harris, Esq., Chair
Marie P. Buckley, Esq.
Carol A. Kelly, Esq.
Francis J. O'Connor, Esq.
Barbara Healy Smith, Esq.
Marilyn J. Wellington, Esq., Executive Director
Laura Colby, Senior Manager of Operations
Dan Feeney, Fiscal Assistant
Wadner Oge, Esq., Staff Attorney
Gwendolyn Pruitt, Office Manager
Jessica Rush, Administrative Project Coordinator
Sandra Strong, Director of Testing
Mark Thacker, Character and Fitness Analyst