Tag: legal writing

Karen J. Sneddon

A Critical Component of the Legal Job Search: The Writing Sample

In the closet, the classic dark suit hangs next to the crisply ironed shirt. On the desk, a resume detailing professional experiences and relevant skills lies underneath a carefully crafted cover letter. Ready to look for that great internship, externship, summer associate position, or permanent legal job? Don’t forget about the writing sample. The practice … Read more >

The Law Profs

Dear Law Prof: I Need a Summer Job

Dear Law Prof, I want to know how to go about finding a summer job—what kind of job would look best on my resume and also be interesting and fun? – Job (and Pleasure) Seeker   Dear Job (and Pleasure) Seeker, There is no one magic recipe for the best job combined with the most … Read more >