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How to Write a Legal Resume

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Summary: While having a well-written resume is a critical aspect of your job search, many attorneys don’t know how to write one. Learn how to write a legal resume.

Learn how to write a legal resume.


Getting your resume right is probably one of the most critical elements in your job search. As a general rule of thumb, employers will give each resume 20 to 30 seconds of their attention. Within that time, they have to be able to review your background, ascertain your main selling points, and determine your suitability for the position.

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