Applying for an internship or training contract in a law firm?
Rachel, a former commercial lawyer with insider knowledge, strong industry networks and significant recruitment and training experience at every level of hire, leads our Legal team at City CV.
Together, we can help you each step of the way as you embark your career journey, guiding you on different types of law firms and chambers, providing valuable insight into skillsets required for practice areas, emerging industry trends, and how to optimise your chances of success.
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Law Internship / Training Contract Essential Law Graduate Writing Package
- Unsure what law firms are seeking in interns and graduates? Running out of time? Excel in your application with our Essential Graduate Writing Package.
1hr Graduate CV ConsultationOne-to-one consultation with a law industry expert / professional CV writer via phone or Skype at a time convenient to you.
Law Graduate CVProfessionally written graduate CV, ATS keyword optimised to generate interviews.
Letter of ApplicationA targeted letter to a specific law firm, set of chambers, or other legal organisation - your prototype model for all future graduate cover letters.
Graduate LinkedIn Profile
For all graduates, a powerful, keyword optimised LinkedIn profile is essential. Your online brand will complement your new CV in the eyes of the recruiter.
3hrs of Graduate Job Application Support
Bespoke help for your law applications. This could include additional application research, application writing and job application coaching and / several additional graduate cover letters.
Law Internship / Training Contract Essential Law Graduate Interview Package
- Sail through to offer stage in the ultimate law interview package with 7hrs of legal graduate interview coaching spread over several bespoke sessions, tailored exactly to you. A sample programme might include:
Interview diagnosticsUncover your strengths and weakness. Understand your gaps and how to excel in your graduate interview and on assessment days.
Mock InterviewA 45-minute graduate mock interview, detailed verbal and written feedback. Each interview will be unique and specially tailored to your chosen legal career - an invaluable tool to understand what law interview questions will come up, any gaps and how your interview confidence and competence and be improved.
Self-promotion, motivation, academic & professional achievementsLearn how to sell yourself and perfect your answers to graduate interview questions asked by graduate employers, both in private practice and chambers, and across every in-house sector. We have the insider knowledge to teach you the tricks of the trade.
Legal competency interview questions & answersFine-tune your techniques to create competency answers that will satisfy graduate recruiters' criteria across the legal spectrum.
Interview etiquette, communication and body languageEnsure you impress; fine-tune the delivery of your answers and present the ‘real you’ with confidence.
Overcome interview anxietyTop tricks to deal with nerves and learn how to interview with impact and confidence.
Questions you should askBeat your competition by going the extra mile and asking intelligent interview questions.
Be smart with specific interview preparationLearn how to conduct the best interview research for any and every legal organisation, barristers’ chambers and in private practice, including technical and cultural differences between top-tier US, Magic and Silver Circle firms, as well as national and provincial high street firms and inhouse positions. Gain insight on hot topics to make sure you have your finger on the pulse of emerging legal issues and see the connections between law and the broader commercial overlap with politics, society and business.
Skype and phone interviewsTop tricks to maximise your performance.
Assessment centresMaximise your assessment centre performance.
Law Internship / Training Contract Definitive Law Graduate Package
- Combine the Essential Graduate Writing & Essential Graduate Interview packages into the definitive job-securing programme.
Law Internship / Training Contract – Essential Law Graduate Writing Package
Your consultation with our legal industry specialist graduate CV writer enables us to get to know you and what makes you tick. We gather all the information we need to write your professional, keyword-optimised legal CV and compelling Letter of Application. We will also arm you with a strategic and powerful LinkedIn profile as well as 3 hours additional job application help. We have the insider knowledge and legal industry expertise to help you beat your competition. We understand the pressure and deadlines you face. All you need to do is brainstorm, talk to us and let us do the hard work.
Law Internship / Training Contract – Essential Law Graduate Interview Package
You’ve put a lot of hard work and effort into securing your interview. It’s your one opportunity to really show what you’re made of, impress and achieve that all important job offer. Designed by our Head of Legal, the programme focuses on the entire interview process. Your personal interview coach will tailor every element of the programme to you, your experience and chosen career direction. Whether you are applying to a specific law firm, set of chambers or other legal organisation, this programme will improve your chances of interview success.
Law Internship / Training Contract – Definitive Law Graduate Package
This ultimate programme is a combination of the Essential Law Graduate Writing and Essential Law Graduate Interview packages, which provides you with the tools you need to secure your target training contract or internship. Tailored exactly to you, we can help you attain the most sought-after interviews and the confidence to achieve your dream role.