The following cover letter for Legal Assistant Resume shows the candidate’s passion and ability to support a lawyer with all duties related to legal and clerical matters such as preparing for depositions, writing 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.
45 Example Avenue
Houston, TX 69888
January 28, 2016
Mr. John Doe
Attorney at Law
Socius Law Group
62 Sample Avenue
Houston, TX 58874
Dear Mr. Doe:
My passion, previous experience in law and strong academic background makes me a good contender for a Legal Assistant position at Socius Law Group.
As noted on my resume, I am highly skilled in performing all kinds of legal assistance and secretarial tasks efficiently. Particularly, I am competent at greeting customers, typing cover letters, taking minutes of meetings and replying phone calls and emails. 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 helps me locate errors in legal documents 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 skilled 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 with you in an interview to discuss this position in detail. Please feel free to contact me by phone at (000) 888-3338 or via email at [Email].
Thank you in advance for your time, and I look forward to hearing from you soon.