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    Re: Concord Law School Grad Passes Massachussetts Bar Exam.

    Posted by Congratulations on 8/22/09

    This fantastic news, Concord graduate gets admitted
    it Calif Bar amd Mass. Bar. Also it was reported
    that West School of Law graduate was promoted to night
    shift manager at Burger King !

    On 8/22/09, Chu wrote:
    > The National Law Journal is reporting that Ross E. Mitchell, a graduate of
    > the Concord Law School has passed the Massachusetts bar. I was interested
    to
    > see that he has also passed the notoriously difficult California bar exam.
    > As is reported below, Mitchell sued successfully to be allowed to sit for
    > the Massachusetts bar exam.
    >
    > Yeah, That's the Ticket!: Online Law School Grad Who Sued to Take Bar
    > Gets His License
    >
    > By Sheri Qualters | The National Law Journal
    >
    > BOSTON An online law school graduate who sued the Supreme Judicial
    > Court of Massachusetts for the opportunity to take that state's bar
    > examination is now a newly minted Massachusetts lawyer.
    >
    > The Boston Herald first reported that Ross E. Mitchell is the first
    > Massachusetts lawyer with an exclusively online legal education. Mitchell
    > was sworn in on June 22 and has 90 days to register with the Massachusetts
    > Board of Bar Overseers, according to the court.
    >
    > Mitchell, a Newton, Mass.-based independent computer consultant, said
    he
    > views his legal credentials as "another tool in his consulting arsenal."
    >
    > "I don't plan to hang out a shingle per se," Mitchell said. "What I see
    > myself doing is pretty much making myself available to take on interesting
    > projects you need to be lawyer to do."
    >
    > Last November, Mitchell won his case against the state's Board of Bar
    > Examiners, which denied his bid to bypass a requirement that U.S.-trained
    > applicants be graduates of an American Bar Association-accredited law
    > school. Mitchell v. Board of Bar Examiners, No. SJC-10157 (Mass.). The
    court
    > allowed Mitchell to sit for the bar because the ABA is mulling changes to
    > its accreditation standards.
    >
    > Last September, the ABA launched a comprehensive review of its
    standards
    > for the approval of law schools. Currently, ABA-approved schools can only
    > allow graduates to take up to 12 credit hours of classes online.
    >
    > Mitchell, who was a pro se litigant in his Supreme Judicial Court case,
    > graduated from Concord Law School. Mitchell has also passed the California
    > general bar examination and the Multistate Professional Responsibility
    > Examination, and he was admitted to practice before the U.S. Court of
    > Appeals for the 1st Circuit.
    >
    > In the spring of 2008, Mitchell was also one of four Concord Law
    > graduates sworn in to the U.S. Supreme Court's bar.
    > ---------------------------------------------------------------------
    >
    >
    > On 8/22/09, Linda wrote:
    >> Has Lincoln given up on DETC? A few months ago they were saying "any
    >> day now" and currently they say nothing. How many times can a school be
    >> turned down and still be listed by DETC as an applicant?
    >>
    >> Linda
    >>
    >> On 8/20/09, Anthony wrote:
    >>> I've got an application into Taft and will make the move if they
    >>> accept me. I was accepted two years ago but went to another school.
    >>> But since Taft started offering federal student aid it's not as easy
    >>> to get in.
    >>>
    >>> Anthony
    >>>
    >>> On 8/19/09, Tran wrote:
    >>>> Are you transferring to Taft or Concord? I heard they'll accept one
    >>>> year of transfer credit from an unaccredited school if you apply
    >>>> right after passing the Baby Bar. I'm considering making the jump.
    >>>>
    >>>>
    >>>> On 8/19/09, Scott wrote:
    >>>>> I passed on my first try, along with 15 others from Abraham
    >>>>> Lincoln University. Not sure what the pass rate was but the lady
    >>>>> on the phone at the Bar told me the numbers were low when I called
    >>>>> for my results.

    Posts on this thread, including this one
  • ANyone pass the June BB...?, 8/18/09, by Turkish Snowcone.
  • Re: ANyone pass the June BB...?, 8/18/09, by Haca Mila.
  • Re: ANyone pass the June BB...?, 8/19/09, by Turkish Snowcone.
  • Re: ANyone pass the June BB...?, 8/19/09, by Mike.
  • Re: ANyone pass the June BB...?, 8/19/09, by Res Ipsa Loquitur.
  • Re: ANyone pass the June BB...?, 8/19/09, by Scott.
  • Re: ANyone pass the June BB...?, 8/19/09, by Tran.
  • Re: ANyone pass the June BB...?, 8/20/09, by Anthony.
  • Re: ANyone pass the June BB...?, 8/22/09, by Linda.
  • Re: Concord Law School Grad Passes Massachussetts Bar Exam., 8/22/09, by Chu.
  • Re: Concord Law School Grad Passes Massachussetts Bar Exam., 8/22/09, by Congratulations.
  • Re: Concord Law School Grad Passes Massachussetts Bar Exam., 8/23/09, by Chu.
  • Re: Concord Law School Grad Passes Massachussetts Bar Exam., 8/23/09, by ABA guy hates West Coast "non-bar" graduates.
  • Re: Dom, the troll, strikes again!, 8/23/09, by Jeff.
  • Re: Dom, the troll, strikes again!, 8/23/09, by ABA guy doesnt know who "Dom" is.
  • Re: Dom, the troll, strikes again!, 8/23/09, by Jeff.
  • Re: Dom, the troll, strikes again!, 8/23/09, by ABA guy laughing at Felony Jeffrey !.
  • Re: Dom, the troll, strikes again!, 8/23/09, by Jeff.
  • Re: Dom, the troll, strikes again!, 8/23/09, by ABA graduate & lawyer laughing at Jeff's felony record.
  • Re: Dom, the troll, strikes again!, 8/24/09, by David.
  • Re: Dom, the troll, strikes again!, 8/24/09, by ABA graduate IS NOT NAMED DOM.....you idiots.
  • Re: Dom, the troll, strikes again!, 8/24/09, by David.
  • Re: Jeffrey and West Coast, 8/24/09, by ABA guy laughs at unaccredited J.D. people.
  • Re: Jeffrey and West Coast, 8/24/09, by Jeff.
  • Re: Jeffrey and West Coast, 8/24/09, by ABA guy doesnt know "Dom" so stop that nonesense.
  • Re: Dom, the troll, strikes again!, 8/24/09, by Jeff.
  • Re: Doooooooooooooooooooommmmmmmmm, 8/24/09, by Jeff.
  • Re: Dom, the troll, strikes again!, 8/24/09, by I AM NOT DOM.
  • Re: Doooooooooooooooooooommmmmmmmm, 8/24/09, by I AM NOT DOM........are you retarded or something?.
  • Re: Doooooooooooooooooooommmmmmmmm, 8/24/09, by David.
  • Re: Doooooooooooooooooooommmmmmmmm, 8/24/09, by Only a retard doesnt know I am NOT Dom.
  • Re: Doooooooooooooooooooommmmmmmmm, 8/24/09, by Jeff.
  • Re: Doooooooooooooooooooommmmmmmmm, 8/24/09, by David.


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