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The 2017 application period is May 1, 2017, through June 30, 2017. The 2017 exam schedule is listed below:

Friday, September 15, 2017
Elder Law

Thursday, October 12, 2017
Bankruptcy Law (if both subspecialties, also October 13)

Monday, October 16, 2017
Appellate Practice
Criminal Law (including juvenile delinquency)
Estate Planning and Probate Law
Family Law
Immigration Law
Real Property Law (if both subspecialties, also October 17)
Social Security Disability
Trademark Law
Utilities Law
Workers’ Compensation Law

Friday, October 27, 2017 - Charlotte (Mecklenburg County Bar)
All specialty exams administered except Elder Law and Appellate Practice. (If both subspecialties for Bankruptcy or Real Property, also October 26.)

Wednesday, November 1, 2017
Criminal Law (including juvenile delinquency)
Estate Planning and Probate Law
Family Law
Immigration Law
Real Property Law (if both subspecialties, also November 2)
Social Security Disability
Trademark Law
Utilities Law
Workers’ Compensation Law

Examination Locations:

All examinations will be administered at the State Bar Headquarters at 217 E. Edenton Street, Raleigh, NC, with the exception of exams administered in Charlotte on October 27, 2017.

On October 27, 2017, all specialty exams except Elder Law and Appellate Practice will be administered in Charlotte at the Mecklenburg County Bar, 2850 Zebulon Avenue, Charlotte.

Exam results available Tuesday, November 21, 2017.