Published: Aug 06, 2021
A polished, compelling cover letter is a critical component of a legal job application. This is your chance to make a great first impression and demonstrate why you're the perfect fit for the job. Follow these tips for crafting a cover letter that will help you stand out from the crowd.
For rising 2Ls, now is the time you may be going through a, erm, favorite law school tradition: the write-on competition. This competition, which involves hours of editing, reading, and writing, potentially results in the prize of a spot on your school’s law review or another journal.
If you are a 1L, don't miss this chance to hear from experts at top law firms as they discuss legal careers, law school advice, and diversity initiatives!
It’s never too early to start planning for your legal career—even if you are only in the first semester of your 1L year.