Aug 01, 2017
How to conduct a legal job search
For many lawyers, locating a legal job in the legal profession is next to impossible following articling. When conducting a legal job search it is important to keep the following considerations in practise .
Create a custom CV.
Often overlooked, but very important in the legal job search process. It may seem obvious, but many lawyers, legal assistants, law clerks and legal staff when becoming a legal candidate often overlook this step. “A well-polished CV is the first step,” says Dan Tomakin of Toronto Legal in Ontario.
Your CV is your first impression when approaching a law firm in Canada.
When you reach out to an employer during a legal job search, it is important to specifically target law and the legal job opening you are seeking to fill. The legal field is not impressed by typos.