Sample transfer student resume for 2ls pdf sample 1 resume 2l pdf sample 2 resume 2l pdf 3l. Bu law uses a 4 3 scale not a 4 0 for gpa.
I do not want to list a cc in the education section on my resume but i had a great leadership experience there that i m inclined to keep listed in the work leadership experience section.
Transfer law student resume. I transferred here from a community college. Use a standard font such as times new roman and a font size of 11 point. Sample alumni resume pdf contact.
Im hoping to use the same strategy. Legal resumes are structured with 3 4 sections each of which is briefly discussed below. Sample 1 resume 3l pdf alumni.
Post any questions advice or other transfer related comments here. Most law student resumes should be one page in length. Your new berkeley law resume all rising 2ls need to update their resumes with their 1l summer job and any other information.
University of wisconsin law school 975 bascom mall madison wi 53706 608 262 2240. As a transfer student you have the additional task of integrating your new law school into your resume. I left my old school s law review on my resume though.
07 31 2011 im a rising senior at a target. Sample 2 resume 1l pdf 2l transfer. For me it would be an updated resume that now includes law review.
Transfer student resume question originally posted. Please read through the following tips specific to transfer students review our transfer student resume. Otherwise interviewers reading through resumes quickly may miss that your gpa is not out of a 4 3 scale making it appear lower than it is.
If the school you previously attended uses a 4 0 scale be sure to indicate that on your resume. My only thought is that most schools i ve applied to are rendering decisions in the next week ish so i kind of doubt my updated resume would have an impact this late in the game. Even though it only says invited to law review for my old school when i went through oci employers were very impressed that i wrote on to two different law reviews.
Don t know the answer but i m curious to see what others say. Finally if you are a recent college graduate your resume should be crafted to describe your major field of study and it should be presented in the format that s expected by employers in your industry resumes for jobs in the sciences lab technicians bench scientists research assistants will be formatted differently for example than those designed for communications jobs editors.