Biography

Barry S. Josephson was born and raised in Los Angeles, California.  He is a graduate of UCLA (B.A., 1970) and the highly-prestigious University of Michigan Law School (J.D., 1973).  Mr. Josephson was admitted to the California Bar in December 1973 and is licensed to practice before the U.S. District Courts for the Central and Southern Districts of California.  In addition, Mr. Josephson has been admitted to practice pro haec vice in a number of other jurisdictions.

Mr. Josephson has been helping Bar Exam applicants and law school students for more than 40 years.  His outlines, testing materials, and other bar review and law school study aids have been used by tens of thousands and are considered standards in the industry.  Mr. Josephson has also lectured all over the country on exam preparation and study methods, exam-taking techniques, Torts, Business Organizations (Corporations, Partnerships, and Agency), Criminal Procedure and numerous other topics.  In addition to the services provided for “mass-market consumption,” he has provided tutoring services on a one-on-one basis for hundreds of individuals.  (Click here for more details.)

Mr. Josephson also has more than 20 years’ experience as a practicing lawyer, handling both litigation and transactional work involving a broad range of commercial, corporate, contract, tort and real estate issues.  (Click here for more details.)

Irrelevancies for the Curious:  Yes, Barry S. Josephson is the brother of  the nationally-known ethicist and radio commentator Michael Josephson (but Michael is not otherwise affiliated with this website or Barry’s law practice or current tutoring services).  But no, Barry S. Josephson is not (and has no known relationship to) the television and movie producer named “Barry Josephson.”