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Hi, was someone with a LLM degree able to sit or waive its score for the DC bar? If so, what were the requirements to do so?

Hi, was someone with a LLM degree able to sit or waive its score for the DC bar? If so, what were the requirements to do so?
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Sounds like DC has stricter requirements than the New York bar exam:

https://www.law.georgetown.edu/academics/academic-programs/graduate-programs/us-bar/dc-bar.cfm

Georgetown specifically does not recommend using the LLM as a path to sit the DC bar exam.

Specifically:

The D.C. bar requirements can not be completed as part of a specialized LL.M. program, and if done as part of a general LL.M., severely limit an LL.M. student's ability to focus on his or her areas of interest.

Sounds like DC has stricter requirements than the New York bar exam:

https://www.law.georgetown.edu/academics/academic-programs/graduate-programs/us-bar/dc-bar.cfm

Georgetown specifically does not recommend using the LLM as a path to sit the DC bar exam.

Specifically:

[quote]The D.C. bar requirements can not be completed as part of a specialized LL.M. program, and if done as part of a general LL.M., severely limit an LL.M. student's ability to focus on his or her areas of interest.[/quote]
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