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What should you include in a cover letter to a large law firm in order to secure an interview?

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A couple C notes should do.

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You should skip the cover letter and instead network your way into having someone at the firm pass your resume to the hiring partner(s).

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This is better advice than mine

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Go to their office and refuse to leave until a partner meets with you.

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A professional cover letter that says the documents attached and that you want to interview. Like, 3 sentences

I feel like the cover letter serves no function other than a polite introduction, so essentially every sentence and word you add to it is another opportunity for a disqualifying typo, so convey the necessary info with the lowest possible word count is my view

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