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The 2019 application period is The 2019 application period is now closed. The 2020 application period will open in early 2020. The 2019 exam schedule is listed below:

Friday, September 13, 2019
Raleigh: NC State Bar
Elder Law

Wednesday, October 16, 2019
Raleigh: NC State Bar
Appellate Practice
Criminal Law (including Juvenile Delinquency)
Estate Planning and Probate Law
Family Law
Privacy and Information Security Law
Real Property Law (if both subspecialties, also October 17)
Social Security Disability Law
Trademark Law
Utilities Law
Workers’ Compensation Law

*Immigration Law
The Immigration Law exam will be offered during even years only until further notice (2020, 2022, etc.). Please see the Immigration Law Exam Guide for additional information.

Friday, October 18, 2019
Charlotte: Mecklenburg County Bar
All specialty exams administered except Elder Law. (If both subspecialties for Bankruptcy and Real Property, also October 17.)

Monday, October 21, 2019
Raleigh: NC State Bar
Bankruptcy Law (if both subspecialties, also October 22)

Monday, October 28, 2019
Raleigh: NC State Bar
Criminal Law (including Juvenile Delinquency)
Estate Planning and Probate Law
Family Law
Privacy and Information Security Law
Real Property Law (if both subspecialties, also October 29)
Social Security Disability Law
Trademark Law
Utilities Law
Workers’ Compensation Law

*Immigration Law
The Immigration Law exam will be offered during even years only until further notice (2020, 2022, etc.). Please see the Immigration Law Exam Guide for additional information.

Examination Locations:
Raleigh examinations will be administered at the State Bar Headquarters at 217 E. Edenton Street, Raleigh, NC.

Charlotte examinations (all specialty exams except Elder Law) will be administered at the Mecklenburg County Bar, 2850 Zebulon Avenue, Charlotte.

Exam results will be available Thursday, November 21, 2019.