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Connecticut Bar Examining Committee
100 Washington Street,1st Floor
Hartford, Connecticut 06106-4411
Telephone: 860-706-5135
Hearing and speech-impaired applicants: 711 or 1-800-842-9710
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Office Hours: Monday-Friday  8:30am-4:30pm*
*except state holidays

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February 2022 Bar Exam Results


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The July 2022 Connecticut bar examination will be administered in-person on July 26 and 27, 2022. The examination will be a full Uniform Bar Examination and will result in a Uniform Bar Examination score. The application filing period, filing fees, and applicable deadlines for the July 2022 bar examination are listed below.

  • First day to file for July 2022 exam: March 1, 2022
  • First application filing deadline: (filing fee $800): March 31, 2022
  • Final application filing deadline: (filing fee $900): May 2, 2022
  • Non-standard testing petition filing deadline: May 2, 2022
  • Application filing fee: By certified check or money order only
    • $800.00 if application filed March 1 - March 31, 2022
    • $900.00 if application filed April 1 – May 2, 2022
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star Important Regulation Changes– Effective November 22, 2021 – PDF

The Connecticut Bar Examining Committee was established in 1891. Practice Book Rule 2-3 provides for a Committee of twenty-four members charged with the responsibility of determining whether candidates are qualified to be admitted to the Connecticut bar. The Committee prepares and administers the bar examination and investigates the character and fitness of each candidate for admission. The Committee recommends to the court those who have passed the bar examination, possess good moral character, and have complied with the rules of court and the regulations of the Committee governing admission to the bar.
Exam dates Exam site Results date
February 22/23, 2022 CT Convention Center in Hartford April 22, 2022
July 26/27, 2022 CT Convention Center in Hartford September 30, 2022
February 21/22, 2023 TBA TBA

Bar Examining Committee Officers and Members

Hon. Anne C. Dranginis, Chair, Litchfield (Ret.)
Denise Martino Phelan, Vice Chair, Hartford
Matthew Wax-Krell, Treasurer, Hartford
Karen L. Karpie, Secretary, Bridgeport
Raymond L. Baribeault, Jr., New London
Campbell D. Barrett, Hartford
Deborah L. Bradley, Rocky Hill
Kevin C. Connors, Willimantic
Hon. Nina Elgo, Hartford
Miguel A. Escalera Jr., Hartford
Edward J. Gavin, Bridgeport
Eric M. Gross, Bridgeport
Gail McTaggart, Waterbury
David A. Moraghan, Torrington
Sharon A. Peters, Portland
Timothy P. Pothin, New Haven
Perry Zinn Rowthorn, Hartford
Amir Shaikh, Vernon
Robert D. Silva, Hartford
Alix Simonetti, New Haven
Hon. Elliot N. Solomon, Hartford (Ret.)
Martha S. Triplett, Wallingford
Frederic S. Ury, Fairfield
Abby M. Warren, Hartford

Administrative Office

Kathleen B. Harrington, Deputy Director, Attorney Services Lisa Valko, Director, CT Bar Examining Committee

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