How Should I Prepare My Resume If I’m Getting Ready for a Law Firm Job Search? | BCGSearch.com

Need Help? Call 800-298-6440

How Should I Prepare My Resume If I’m Getting Ready for a Law Firm Job Search?

By
Recruiter, Law Firm Staff
Click here to view a collection of attorney resume and cover letter resources written by experienced legal recruiters.

Question: I am revising my resume to get ready for a law firm job search. Can you provide some basic guidance as to how I should prepare my resume?
Related Articles

The Five Questions to Ask Yourself Before Starting a Law Firm Job Search

The following five questions give you some clarity and focus as to whether it is the right time to engage in a law firm job search....


What does “Patent Prosecution Experience” Mean in Law Firm Job Advertisements?

I recently received a query back from a law firm with regard to a patent agent candidate...


THE IMPORTANCE OF SELF CONFIDENCE IN A LAW FIRM JOB INTERVIEW

It has been said that Johnny Carson used to 'feel butterflies' in his stomach every time he was about to do his nightly opening monologue on 'The Tonight Show.'...


Why You Should Find Your “Tribe” and Not Just Focus on Money in Making Law Firm Job Decisions

Summary: Learn how identifying your “tribe” will help you achieve greater career satisfaction and financial security in a law firm....


The Best Way to Prepare for a Job Search and Interviews

There are many people out there who go to work in jobs and for whatever reason are not challenged. Most often the people who claim they are not challenged are the same people who go out of the way to ...


Young Lawyer Fears for His Future Amid Legal Industry Changes

Question: I am a second year associate at a mid-size firm where there have been lay-offs. I know I am fortunate to still have a job but I feel disillusioned. This isn't what I signed up for. I worked...


Law Firms and Their Future in the Changing Legal Industry

When considering and, specifically, the nature of marketing legal services in the future, the best guide is empirical data of two kinds: (1) law-specific data combined with (2) information from the ma...


Should I Submit My Legal Resume Through a Friend in the Law Firm?

Click here to view a collection of attorney resume and cover letter resources written by experienced legal recruiters. I have fielded this question for over ten years, and my answer remains the same:...


I'm a Patent Agent, When Should I Start Searching for a Job?

Question: I am a patent agent who has not yet taken the patent bar exam, but I plan to take it within the next several months. Although I would be a stronger candidate after I (hopefully) pass the p...


I’m Working with a Recruiter That Has Submitted Me to Firms But I Don’t Have Any Results. Should I Switch Recruiters?

Question: I’m working with a recruiter that has submitted me to firms but I don’t have any results. Should I switch recruiters?...


 

  
[Top]


Click here to read about the benefits of being part of the BCG Attorney Search Family


Search Jobs

Locations:

Minimum Years of Experience:

Primary Area of Practice:

Firm Type:

Keyword:

 Partner Level Job(s):

Search Now