The following cover letter for Legal Assistant Resume shows the candidate’s passion and ability to support a lawyer with all of the duties related to legal and clerical matters such as preparing for depositions, creating papers and contracts for customer/attorney agreements, composing letters and handling competently the flow of phone calls, e-mail, and various paper work. This kind of cover letter will maximize the chances of an interview call.

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Legal Assistant Cover Letter Example


Sara Avis
45 Example Avenue
Houston, TX 69888
(000) 888-3338

September 5, 2013

Mr. John Doe
Attorney at Law
Socius Law Group
62 Sample Avenue
Houston, TX 58874


Dear Mr. Doe:

I am writing to apply for a Legal Assistant position currently available at Socius Law Group. My enthusiasm, previous experience in law and strong academic background will enable me to make a valuable contribution to Socius Law Group.

As noted on my resume, I am highly skilled in performing all kinds of  legal and secretarial tasks efficiently. For instance, I am well versed in greeting customers, typing cover letters, taking minutes of meetings and replying phone calls and emails. As required, I have a demonstrated ability to assist attorney with completing and editing documents, categorizing and handling transaction “closings” and document productions for litigation. My detail orientated nature enables me to locate errors and correct the same promptly.

Furthermore, I am a professional and diplomatic communicator, deadline oriented, familiar with legal terminology and skilled in using Microsoft Office applications. Besides performing regular tasks, I am also competent in using kinds of all office equipment such as copy machine, fax and telephone.

I have enclosed my resume and references for your consideration, and would be happy to meet you in order to discuss this position in detail. Please feel free to contact me by phone at (000) 888-3338 or by email at [Email].

Thank you in advance for your time, and I look forward to hearing from you soon.


Sincerely yours,

Sara Avis

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