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    Re: Concord Law School Grad Passes Massachussetts Bar Exam.

    Posted by Chu on 8/23/09

    Now now little one, don't be jealous and spiteful. Your true colors are showing,
    learn to be nice and play nice. Your colleagues are watching you.

    On 8/22/09, Congratulations wrote:
    > 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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