20 Essential Tips for Legal Job Applications

I set out 20 tips for legal job applications. This article covers the start of the job application process with the submission of the cover email/letter and the CV.

Seize this chance to impress and to secure an interview. I see many common mistakes so I wanted to highlight some of them.

I set out these tips largely targeted at applications for internship, paralegal or pupillage. These are my personal observations and different employers will have different requirements. But some of the tips below are universal. Continue reading

Law firm job applications and interviews — bootcamp with Office Parrots

On 29 September 2015, I was the featured speaker at a Career Kickstarter Bootcamp, organised by Office Parrots at Brickfields Asia College.

The two-hour event attracted a full-house crowd, made up of students pursuing their law degree and CLP.

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