Knowing how to write the effective cover letter for an entry level Legal Assistant position can help you land a highly paid job in the field of Law. A legal assistant’s job is to provide necessary administrative and clerical services to an attorney that he may not have time for. This includes case researches, document preparation and managing out of the office tasks. Therefore draw attention towards these kinds of skills and capabilities in your cover letter while you have no experience in hand.
Legal Assistant Cover Letter – No Experience
623 Sandy Hill Road
Camden Wyoming, DE 99992
September 8, 2012
Mr. Curt Cobain
66 N Franklin Street
Camden Wyoming, DE 99926
Dear Mr. ABC:
I am writing to express my keen interest in the Legal Assistant position that is currently available at Turnberry Associates. As an enthusiastic individual with a Bachelors degree in Law, exceptional secretarial skills and a strong commitment to work in a legal setting, I am convinced that I am the right candidate for this job.
As part of my legal studies, I have had the opportunity to understand what the position of a Legal Assistant requires from an individual. My keen research skills have always been a point of envy for my class mates as I possess the fervor that is so important in order to find just the right information. As a part of your firm, I am sure that my legal education background will assist me immensely in preparing legal documents and maintaining filing systems in accordance to office procedures.
Furthermore, I possess a good command over written and verbal English and French, great communication skills and a great attention to detail. My exceptional proficiency in Word processing software and MS Office Suite will be resulted in the smooth operations of your office. My enclosed resume will provide you with the complete details about my education, skills and expertise.
I am very excited at the possibility of acquiring my first job at Turnberry Associates. I am confident that as a Legal Assistant in your law firm, I can make a significant contribution that will maximize efficiency. I would welcome the opportunity to discuss this position with you and look forward to meeting you in person. I will be available on (222) 222-2222 if you need any additional information regarding my qualifications. Thank you for your time and consideration.
Enc. Resume and References