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Sedric C.

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"Greetings:

I’m a licensed California attorney, bar exam coach, and adjunct professor in a doctoral program located in Southern California. Since 2017, I've tutored several law students and graduates, both online and in person with preparation for the California Bar Exam.

In July 2017, I passed the newly-formatted 2-day California Bar Exam on the first attempt! While working a more...

"Greetings:

I’m a licensed California attorney, bar exam coach, and adjunct professor in a doctoral program located in Southern California. Since 2017, I've tutored several law students and graduates, both online and in person with preparation for the California Bar Exam.

In July 2017, I passed the newly-formatted 2-day California Bar Exam on the first attempt! While working a full-time job, a part-time job on weekends, and fathering a two-year old son, I conquered arguably the most difficult bar exam in the country. Despite graduating #1 in my undergraduate class (4.0 GPA) and earning a J.D. from a top-tier law school, I was one of the countless law graduates who initially struggled with the California Bar Exam. To put things into perspective, the pass rate for the February 2018 California Bar Exam was a bleak 23%. Ouch!

So, what did I do differently to defeat “the bear” that is the California Bar Exam? I implemented a strategic approach that encompassed ALL aspects of bar exam preparation, as opposed to the mere routine review of the substantive material. In addition to disciplined study habits, there are a number of critical x-factors that frequently go unmentioned. For instance, what foods should an examinee consume daily to ensure peak brain performance? Well, here’s some food for thought: optimal nutrition is a topic that is often overlooked by most bar exam tutors, despite research that has shown how sound dietary habits may significantly improve exam performance.

Undoubtedly, a failure to address the non-substantive issues needed to pass the California Bar Exam is perhaps the most compelling reason why many bar examinees do not succeed. After utilizing the services of multiple bar exam tutors, all of whom passed on the first attempt, I found that I needed an alternative method, which included the psychological, emotional, and physiological aspects of bar exam preparation in addition to conventional exam strategies. Therefore, I've developed an effective tutoring method that will ben" less...

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fee: $125 (for 60 min)
travel distance: 20 miles
meeting type: either in-person or online

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Education and Qualifications

certified: Sedric C. is a certified tutor

University of Colorado, Denver, undergrad

Indiana University Maurer School of Law, J.D.

Northridge, CA 91324

Subjects Tutored

Bar Exam