Personally tailored lessons from an expert in a one-on-one setting.
Outlines that get straight to the point in a way you can easily comprehend.
CA Bar Exam Specific Strategy
The course was designed deliberately and precisely for the CA bar exam.
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In-person, live-online & on-demand options to fit your schedule.
Student Portal – instant access to our web-based learning management platform for the tracking, reporting & delivery of our course. Highlight, take notes,
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MBE Simulator – designed to pinpoint your strengths and weaknesses, manage your test times and study efficiently through fully customizable Single/Mixed-Subject Practice and Official Exam modes.
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Progress Tracking – powerful insights gained using our processes, algorithms & systems to visually communicate progress, performance & timing for each subject/subtopic.
One-Timers Patented Critical Breakdown™
Critical Breakdown™ – the patented Critical Breakdown™ walks you through the fact pattern and breaks everything down into manageable segments. It explains why the examiners use certain facts and what they mean. This way you’ll never miss an issue. It even shows you how to find the law in case you forget a rule.
Writing Feedback & FULLY Explained MBE’s – One-Timers has experienced graders, including former bar graders & law professors, who provide detailed feedback within 24hrs of submitted assignments. One-Timers is proud to constantly have the fastest turnaround time of any bar prep course in the nation; with extensive feedback and detailed comments. As for the MBE’s, all four answer choices are FULLY explained and never leave you guessing.
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Unlimited Simulated MBE, Essay & PT Tests
One-Timers Covers Every Part of the Exam – One-Timers is a full-service bar review course. We cover MBE’s, Essays & PT’s. Every essay question and performance test includes our comprehensive model answer, score sheet, critical breakdown, introduction & audio review. As for the MBE’s, the fact pattern & all four answer choices are fully explained and never leave you guessing.
Master the Exam – One-Timers provides high quality materials, insightful approaches & proven CA Bar Exam specific strategies for the MBE’s, Essays & PT’s
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⊕ Every NCBE Licensed MBE Question
⊕ 280+ Additional Simulated MBE Questions
⊕ 250+ Outline & Essay Review Videos/Audios
⊕ 20 Years of Essays & PT’s w/ our Model Answers
⊕ 5 MBE & CA Subject Outline Books
⊕ 1 Assigned Expert Instructor
⊕ Rules for Essays
⊕ The Final Act
⊕ The Patented Critical Breakdowns
⊕ Progress Tracking Analytics
⊕ Single/Mixed-Subject Test Simulator
Your personal One-Timers team is composed of an expert instructor, attorney advisor, dedicated grader & account manager. The rest of the team behind the scenes to keep the program running smoothly are expert consultants, developers, techs and the video production team. Without them, One-Timers would not be where it is today.
One-Timers is taught by Professor Jason Tolerico. Mr. Tolerico is an expert on the bar exam. He holds the highest MBE score – 180 – and has passed the bar exam on his first attempt in numerous states including California, New York, Arizona, Nevada, Colorado, and Pennsylvania. Mr. Tolerico has never taken a bar review course.
Mr. Tolerico actively follows what the examiners are testing. He knows what works, which areas are currently tested, and what bar graders are looking for in a passing answer. He has a true passion for the bar exam.
There is a real sense of security knowing you’re learning from the best.
One-Timers provides all of its own materials. The outlines are clear and easy to read. They contain examples that simplify each concept. The Rules for Essays™ contain succinctly written rule statements of every issue tested on the essay portion of the California bar exam over the past 15+ years.
At One-Timers, the materials are constantly being updated. A new version is released after every administration of the exam. Furthermore, the materials are printed in color. Studies have shown that color helps with memory retention and is easier to read. One-Timers goes the extra mile to ensure your success.
Study on the Go with One-Timers’ Convenient Mobile Friendly Web App
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Hear From Our Amazing Community
You know those students in your law school class that are just effortlessly smart? And it doesn’t matter what they do to prepare for this daunting exam, they’ll pass? I wasn’t one of those students. So when I was shopping around bar prep companies, I knew I needed a little more guidance and structure.
I was sold on the Saturday classes, weekly assignments, and individualized attention. Combined, they helped me stay focused and on track. It was also apparent to me that Jason would always make himself available to explain/discuss just about anything relevant to the course. And believe me when I say I took advantage of that.
The course materials are simplified with endless examples which made things (1) easy to understand, and (2) difficult to forget. The support and preparation I received from Jason and his team throughout the 10 weeks of prep was second to none, and alleviated much of the stress surrounding bar prep.
Best decision I’ve made. Worth every penny.
California Bar Number #328835
I have been waiting to write this review since the moment I walked out of the July 2019 exam center. If you want to walk out of the exam center knowing you passed the bar exam, take advantage of One-Timers and everything it has to offer. Embrace the real and harsh criticism you are bound to get on your first graded essay you submit to Jason Tolerico, but also be ready to embrace and be proud of the improved grading and comments you’ll receive in all essays after that. Put in the hard work, do everything Jason and One-Timers tells you to do, and finish the bar exam without doubting yourself. I just learned that I passed the July 2019 California bar exam on my FIRST and ONLY attempt. Highly recommend this program to anyone testing in California!
California Bar Number #327163
I can’t thank Jason and the One-Timers team enough for all of their help and guidance while I prepped for the Feb 2018 bar. Taking his course was the best decision I ever made. After taking 3 months off work and following Barbri’s program to a T and failing the July 2018 bar I knew I needed something different. Studying for the bar is not a one sized fits all program, but Jason was there every step of the way, always available to take my calls at all hours of the day. He helped modify the program so I could juggle working full time while studying. It wasn’t easy but his instruction and the materials he provides are all you need to pass the California Bar exam! Just DO WHAT HE SAYS and put in the work and you are sure to succeed! Thank you Jason and One Timers for helping me achieve my goal of being a licensed California attorney!
California Bar Number #326300
I cannot say enough great things about One-Timers. The outlines provided are worth their weight in gold. Unlike other outlines from commercial courses that include outdated information that is no longer tested, the outlines provided by One-Timers are succinct, easy to read, and most importantly, contains the information that you absolutely have to know to succeed on the exam.
The beauty of this course is found in its simplicity. Jason uses his knowledge of the exam to prepare his outlines, and manages to explain rather difficult concepts in a simple, straight-forward manner.
California Bar Number #325603
This is the course to take if you want to pass the California Bar. I am an attorney licensed in three other states with nearly 20 years’ experience. I took the exam in February 2018 and failed. Determined to pass the second time, I called One-Timers. Jason and his staff spent considerable time with me to understand my situation and what went wrong on the exam before I made a commitment. The course materials are without equal. Jason’s Saturday lectures are invaluable, and he really is available 24/7. The feedback from the essay graders is very helpful. More than anything, this course helps you understand the exam and how to write for it (as well as how to tackle the MBE). They get a lot of credit for helping me pass the July exam. Highly recommended.
California Bar Number #322242
What makes One-Timers different and the best?
After taking Paul Pfau [Cal Bar Tutorial], BarBri, and Kaplan’s 3-day MBE course, I realized that the most helpful aspect of One-Timers is the idea that memorizing rules is irrelevant. The real deal is to understand, truly understand the concept.
The best example I can think of is the idea of fixture filings…the rule is easy to memorize, but the idea is foreign until you explain where it stands compared to a PMM/mortgage and subsequent loans. Then the big picture JUST MAKES SENSE (that “a-ha!” Moment).
Your outlines are great at this because you introduce the concept (whatever it may be under the subject), state the rule briefly, then follow up with real life “for example” situations. This makes it easier to understand.
This approach helped me understand concepts that I (falsely) believed I knew but only had memorized.
California Bar Number #304212
The material is excellent. Very thorough yet straightforward. It is very helpful because it is organized in a way (MBE Outline, Rules for Essays, the Final Act) that allows the students to prepare thoroughly.
The rules are explained with the purpose of helping you understand the rationale of the rule, as opposed to a mere statement of the law. For a foreign candidate (i.e. somebody who did not graduate with a JD from an American law school) as I am, this was very helpful. When I studied the outlines of some of your “corporate competitors” [BarBri, Paul Pfau of Cal Bar Tutorial], I just had to try to memorize the concepts, and that’s not a good idea in preparing for the California bar.
In fact, my essays did not improve regardless of who helped me (Barbri, Paul Pfau, other prep courses, BarGraders.com).
California Bar Number #301487
One-Timers is on top of its game. The course is solely dedicated to its students. You will NOT get that type of personalized attention and support from Barbri.
With One-Timers, you can call night and day (literally…it’s in the contract)…24/7 bar exam support. You can get help at 3am! You will not get that with Barbri.
The materials are the most up-to-date and accurate. With Barbri, you’re dealing with people who haven’t taken or seen the bar in a gazillion years. On my bar (July 2014)…Every one of the essay topics we got, the course had thoroughly prepared us for and we had practiced over and over again. One-Timers’ students are well prepared! I honestly can’t imagine being any more prepared.
In short, you have nothing to lose and everything to gain with One-Timers.
California Bar Number #299875
So, I’m studying with some friends from law school today and realizing just how ahead of the curve and confident you have helped make me. One of my friends is in Barbri and one is in Kaplan. They were having trouble distinguishing between two very similar torts questioned and I explained exactly why the answers were the way they were (different defendants meant different answers to if the duty was breached). All of your tips and advice have sunk in more than I realized (and even got to use the “if two answers are saying the same thing, it probably means they’re both wrong” thing!).
All of a sudden they were very jealous that I have been using One-Timers.
So thank you. I am SO grateful to have all your help, tips, and resources for this exam. Feeling confident!
California Bar Number #295518
Some frequently asked questions about One-Timers.
Because it’s your best shot at passing. No student has ever left One-Timers and passed with another course.
One-Timers has had students from seemingly every other course – including Themis, BarMax, BarWinners, BarBri, Kaplan, Flemings, Personal Bar Prep, Cal Bar Tutorial, the Writing Edge, and many others – and they all passed with One-Timers. No other course can say that.
Yes. One of the biggest advantages with One-Timers is being able to reach a live person and have your questions and concerns addressed immediately. We provide virtually round-the-clock support. You will always be able to interact with someone via email, phone, and occasionally in person. One-Timers checks up on you throughout the course to make sure that you are doing ok. You are never alone with One-Timers!
Yes. You receive printed copies of the course materials, including the MBE outline, California subjects outline, essay book with model answers, rules for essays, performance tests with model answers, simulated written assignments with model answers, the final act, and all simulated MBE tests.
Additionally, the materials are printed in color to help students identify areas of focus. Color materials help students retain the information longer and makes it more enjoyable to read.
All materials are available across your devices digitally as well.
Yes. If you have previously taken the California bar exam, One-Timers reviews your past exams and shows you how to improve.
Most students are working full time. Some even have family obligations to attend to. One-Timers is sensitive to your time commitments and adjusts the daily schedule to focus on the areas that are most important and generate the most productive day of studying, especially when time is limited.
Yes. The more time we have with you, the better your chances of success. One-Timers encourages students to begin as early as possible. One of the best parts of starting early is there are no additional costs. The price is the same.
Absolutely. If you are in law school, you get access to everything One-Timers has to offer. One-Timers guides you through your current subjects (provided they are bar courses). You have access to the MBE program, all the outlines, the essays, and every audio and video. You may even attend the live classes. One-Timers’ students have a distinct advantage over their classmates.
The concepts come back quicker than you think. Let us show you.
No problem. One-Timers will double it and apply the credit to your account upon enrollment. Thus, if you have already paid $250 to another course, you will receive $500 off the price of One-Timers. Proof of deposit is required.
Within 24 hours. One-Timers has the fastest turnaround time of any course, tutor, or bar prep class in the nation. We feel that if we don’t get your simulated essay or performance test back to you immediately, you will forget what you wrote and the whole point of the assignment becomes meaningless.
Students receive individualized feedback with detailed comments and a grade on every written assignment they submit. Our graders carefully go through every sentence explaining how to make your answer better. Every written assignment comes with a One-Timers model answer and 10 minute audio (25 minute audio for performance tests) explaining that essay or performance test.
Actually, the average turnaround time is 30 minutes to an hour, but we like to give ourselves a 24-hour window just in case. Feel free to ask any former One-Timers student about the turnaround time.
Yes. One-Timers stands behind the quality of its course. We offer a Full Money Back Guarantee to first time bar takers and Half Your Money Back Guarantee to repeat takers. Click here for more information.
Of course. One-Timers is a full-service bar review course that covers every part of the exam – the MBE, essays, and performance test. It is imperative that you be adequately prepared for every section of the bar exam. With One-Timers you get everything you need to crush the bar exam.
One-Timers has licensed every released question (1,772) from the National Conference of Bar Examiners (NCBE). Each question contains a thorough explanation of all four answer choices. Additionally, we also provide 250+ simulated MBE questions.
One-Timers starts whenever you’re ready. In fact, you can begin today. One-Timers structures a schedule for you that is specific to your needs until the course begins. The course, which entails the live classes, daily schedule, and simulated exams, starts in May for the July exam and December for the February exam.
Location doesn’t matter. Materials will be shipped to you, written assignments are submitted by e-mail, and the classes are webcast throughout the country. If you cannot attend the live classes, you can still participate and ask questions in real time – no matter where you are at. The classes are even recorded for those who wish to view them at their convenience.
Moreover, you are always welcome to call, text, or e-mail any questions to us at any time. In today’s mobile society, location is never a problem.
Sure. Come see why One-Timers has the best materials of any bar prep course. Before you sign up for any course, we strongly recommend that you view their materials and see what it is you’re getting.