LONDON, Feb. 10, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Global legal education provider BARBRI and Masaryk University Faculty of Law (MUNI Law) in Brno, Czech Republic, are partnering to offer the school’s law students and law school alumni the opportunity to increase their global career options by becoming qualified as a U.S. attorney. MUNI Faculty of Law Under the agreement, BARBRI’s Extended U.S. Bar Preparation program, the leading bar preparation course for international law graduates and lawyers, will be available to MUNI Law students and alumni beginning in April 2020 to prepare for the New York and California bar exams. MUNI Law students and alumni who take advantage of the opportunity will receive favourable BARBRI course fees.
The BARBRI Extended U.S. Bar Preparation program is specially designed for non-U.S. law graduates and lawyers to comprehensively prepare them to sit for a U.S. state bar exam. Starting with a 90-hour overview of U.S. Law, BARBRI focuses on those topics international students find difficult and/or are most frequently examined. Each student is supported by a personal study mentor who is a U.S.-qualified attorney and expert advisor on the U.S. bar exams.
"MUNI Law is an exceptionally progressive law school, with leadership that understands the changing global nature of the legal profession," BARBRI Director of Institutional Partnerships Chris Jorgenson said. "We’re very excited to partner with them in providing a route to dual qualification and wider career prospects."
"We believe this is a great opportunity for our law students and alumni, one that provides a relevant and valuable career benefit," MUNI Law Vice-Dean Michal Radvan said. "BARBRI has an outstanding reputation in providing the training and resources to prepare non-U.S.-trained attorneys for the bar exam. This relationship will provide our students with the knowledge and additional credentials to make global practice a reality and differentiate themselves in the legal industry."
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