Congratulations to Ohio’s successful bar applicants!

The Supreme Court of Ohio released the results for the July 2014 Ohio bar exam on Friday. Court News Ohio reports that 902 of 1,173 applicants passed the exam. This is a 76.9% passage rate. The passage rate for first-time applicants was higher at 81%. The overall passage rate for the Ohio bar was lower than it has been over the past five years, when it has hovered between 81-83% for all test-takers. Applicants who have passed the bar exam and completed all other requirements for admission will take the oath of office on November 17 in Columbus. Click here for a complete list of applicants who passed the July 2014 exam.