Cover letters and resumes are your initial personal marketing tools in the job search, and well-crafted documents are essential in these competitive times. During this required session, career counselors will review the expected style and substance of legal resumes and cover letters, and share several ways students can make the most of both documents by highlighting their unique attributes and accomplishments. Sponsored by the Career & Professional Development Center. For more information, contact Alan Dickinson at email@example.com.Note: This session is Part II of the Professional Development Core Curriculum for the Class of 2016 and all first-year students are required to attend. It is being offered twice (October 22 and October 29) to accommodate students' individual schedules, though students need only attend one of the program's two sessions.
On the Ground
Students share their experiences working with asylum-seeking families at a south Texas detention center.
Summer studies in Geneva and Durham prepare students for careers in international law.
Former U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch joins faculty, family, and friends in celebrating Duke Law School's 2017 graduates.
Distinguished chair awards
Griffin, McAllaster, and Miller honored with distinguished professorships.
1Ls: Writing Successfully - Resumes & Cover Letters
- Joseph MJS '16 named to Milwaukee Business Journal's 2017 Women of Influence Milwaukee Business Journal
- Green '91 concludes year-long tour of N.C. to help focus non-profit's priorities News & Observer
- MJS candidate Hon. Bernice Donald receives ABA's 2017 Margaret Brent Women Lawyers of Achievement Award American Bar Association