Past Virginia bar exams are available to download from the law library in Scholarly Commons.
The Virginia Board of Bar Examiners does not provide model answers. However, a limited number of "examples of good answers" from past exams are available on the Board of Bar Examiners website. Also, suggested answers are prepared each year by a consortium of Virginia law professors and are available through William and Mary.
The essay portion of the Virginia Bar Exam (60% of your total bar exam score) tests the following subjects:
Agency — Conflict of Laws — Constitutional Law — Contracts — Business Organizations — Creditors' Rights
Criminal Law — Domestic Relations — Equity — Evidence — Federal Practice & Procedure — Local Government Law
Professional Responsibility — Real & Personal Property — Sales — Taxation — Torts — Trusts — Uniform Commercial Code
Virginia Civil & Criminal Procedure (including Appellate Practice) — Wills and Estate Administration
The Multistate Bar Exam portion (40% of your total bar exam score) tests the following subjects:
Civil Procedure • Constitutional Law • Contracts • Criminal Law and Procedure • Evidence • Real Property • Torts