September 27, 2016

The Myths and Musts for the Perfect Legal Résumé

Julie Q. Brush

The “rules” of legal résumé writing can be tricky to decipher. And for lawyers embarking on such a task, the process can be frustrating, confusing, and intimidating. Not because it’s overly complex, but because so many rules in the legal profession have changed and continue to change. So it’s difficult to pinpoint what resonates with employers and correspondingly craft a résumé that addresses their priorities. To start on the right path, understanding a few basic myths and musts will help.

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