Restrictions on 1L applications

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Restrictions on 1L applications

Postby Anonymous User » Mon Sep 21, 2009 11:10 am

I was wondering if the rule about December 1st applications to firms for 1Ls applies if you know someone who is going to slip your resume/transcript/cover letter to hiring partners at firms, rather than mass-mailing them? Basically, if someone were to know a partner and that partner was willing to accept your application early, are you still bound to comply with the December 1st rule anyway?

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Re: Restrictions on 1L applications

Postby nylaw23 » Mon Sep 21, 2009 11:40 am

I'm pretty sure that the Dec. 1st date is more a general guideline for employers and that there is no real enforcement of the rule that I know of. Plus, I don't think you are going to go to career services and start telling them that you applied for a job before Dec. 1st.




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