Resume

Resume

 Given below is the resume format for a law student   

                                                                

                                                                                                     [NAME]

                                                                    [find and replace all square bracketed text before use!]

 

[Home address]


[Contact telephone number]

[Email ID]

 [Date of Birth]

 

EDUCATION

 

[Years] [Institution]
[Degree Course LL. M / L.L.B]
[Grades, unusual subjects taken]

 

[Years] [School]
[Higher Secondary Education]
[Grades]

 

[Years] [Secondary School only for graduate or internship applications]
[Secondary School Certificate / Grades]

 

 

PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATIONS / MEMBERSHIPS

 

  • [Practising lawyer with the Bar Council of [State], India (date of admission [date]) – Roll No. [number].]
  • [Practising Solicitor with the Bombay Incorporated Law Society (date of admission [date]).]
  • [Other professional associations or qualifications – Solicitor, Overseas Qualifications, etc.]

 

 

EMPLOYMENT HISTORY [only if relevant]

 

[Dates, Month/Year] [Firm name, office location]
[Position held and practice area, if applicable]

[Describe type of work done and level of responsibility]

[E.g. Assisted on / led team / drafted documentation on rights issues / restructuring / litigation / etc.]

 

[Dates, Month/Year] [Firm name, office location]
[Position held and practice area, if applicable]

[Describe type of work done and level of responsibility]

[E.g. Assisted on / led team / drafted documentation on rights issues / restructuring / litigation / etc.]

 

 

INTERNSHIPS [only for graduate applications]

 

[Duration, Date] [Firm name, office location]
 [Very brief description of work done and partner worked with.]

[E.g. performed / drafted / assisted in / researched task X. Should be no longer than two lines.]

 

[Duration, Date] [Firm name, office location]
[Description.]

[Description.]

 

 

WORK EXPERIENCE [only if relevant]

 

Important Assignments Handled

[Date] [Name of client and assignment].
[E.g. Assisted on / led team / drafted documentation on Rs 100 crore rights issue / restructuring / litigation / etc]

 

[Date] [Name of client and assignment].
[Details]

 

[Date] [Name of client and assignment].
[Details]

 

[Date] [Name of client and assignment].
[Details]

 

[Date] [Name of client and assignment].
[Details]

 

 

Research Papers / Articles

[Date] [Title of article], [title of publication],
[Date] [Title of article], [title of publication],
[Date]  [Title of article], [title of publication],

 

 

EXTRA-CURRICULAR ACHIEVEMENTS [particularly for graduate and internship applications]

 

  • [Mooting]
  • [Academic prizes or scholarships received]
  • [Student representative positions]
  • [Conferences or other events organised]

 

 

REFERENCES [preferably up to two, or “Provided on request” if you are unable to confirm or there are issues of confidentiality, etc.]

 

[Name of Person] [Name of Person]
[Position / relationship] [Position / relationship]
[Contact details] [Contact details]

 

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