A powerful, interview-generating CV in 6 easy steps.
1 – Order your bespoke CV: Order online (see right) or call +44 20 7100 6656.
2 – Your 1-2-1 CV consultation: Scheduled at a time to suit you (including evenings and weekends) with a specialist legal CV writer who understands the industry and how your experience and ambitions relate to market dynamics. By phone or Skype, you’ll follow a structured process that will draw out your unique achievements, goals and specialisms.
3 – We write your CV: With exceptional writing talent, insider legal recruitment knowledge and top-tier, cross-sector backgrounds, the City CV team know exactly what recruiters want to see. First-prize winners in the international CV and resume writing awards (TORIs), City CV writers are hand-picked and trained with continuous professional development to keep ahead of legal requirement trends.
4 – Quality: Your new CV will undergo a unique, highly structured editing process, incorporating a clear interview-producing strategy, linguistic accuracy, correct tone and pitch, and key-word alignment, enabling effective parsing for applicant tracking systems (ATS). CV quality is personally overseen by our CEO, Victoria McLean, as well as Rachel Furniss Rooke, our Head of Legal.
5 – You will receive your new CV: This will be emailed as a Word document within 7 working days. For our 48-hour express service, call +44 20 7100 6656.
6 – Fine-tuning: Call us or email any comments. Your new CV will be refined and the finished result – including formatting, power phrasing and keyword optimisation – will be tailored to you and your exact requirements.
We also offer industry-specific interview coaching for legal professionals that can be tailored to all levels, whether you’re newly qualified and looking for career guidance, or are a seasoned legal practitioner looking to tweak a formidable skillset. Our professional coaches have a wealth of experience and train clients in interview strategies, which deliver success time after time. They will pinpoint your needs, identify the areas you need to develop and provide effective solutions to conduct a first class interview every time. Call us on +44 20 7100 6656 or email for more information.