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 Drafting Legal Resumes & Cover Letters for 1Ls


Oct
09
2017

Date: 10/09/2017
Time: 11:50 AM to 12:50 PM
Contact: Office of Career Planning

Location: South Hall 0225

Description: Resumes are like the "fact section" of a brief and a good cover letter is part of the argument. They seem straight forward enough, but there is an art to drafting a good one. After attending this session, you will know how to convert the excellent resume you used to apply to law school into a "legal resume" that you will use for applying for 1L summer jobs and how to think about drafting a persuasive cover letter. Three sessions are offered and 1Ls are encouraged to attend one of the three sessions.

RSVP via Symplicity, by going to the Events tab and selecting the "Workshop" you wish to attend.

http://web.law.umich.edu/flashmedia/Default.aspx?mediaid=57070 to view the presentation.