Practising in the USA

Practising in the USA

Qualify as an attorney in the United States

Interested in expanding your career options globally? You may be eligible to sit the California Bar Exam or New York Bar Exam and become a US attorney in California or New York.

In today’s increasingly globalised world, demand continues to grow for those who understand the workings and complexities of the law of more than one jurisdiction. The United States is the world's largest legal market, and admission in this jurisdiction can help to significantly broaden your career opportunities, both with US firms and with global firms generally.

Qualifying as a US attorney adds valuable credentials to an ambitious international young lawyer’s CV.

BARBRI International Bar Review Program

BARBRI International is a leader in legal education and the #1 bar exam preparation programme in the US and internationally for nearly 50 years, helping over 1.3 million lawyers around the world in their aim to pass the US bar. The programme is conducted wholly online, which means maximum flexibility for you to access and learn in a self-paced manner. 

Now BARBRI has partnered with The College of Law to provide a local point of contact for Australian and New Zealand lawyers wishing to undertake the International Bar Review Programme. We can provide you with in-country support and advice to start your journey to the US Bar. 

If you're interested in growing your career and opportunities in the legal industry by gaining admission in the US, send us an enquiry using the form below.


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Want to know more?

Plan ahead and enquire early - don't miss your opportunity for the September intake. Talk to us about: 

  • Your eligibility to sit the US Bar examination
  • Which bar examination you should sit
  • What study options are available
  • What is involved in the programme


Please complete the form below so that we can provide you with tailored information about the most suitable course for you.


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