Mass Mailing Law Firms

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Mass Mailing Law Firms

Postby mediation_86 » Tue Aug 14, 2012 4:21 am

As a recent transfer student, how would I go about mass mailing law firms? (i.e., include cover letter, resume, etc.)

Also, is it ever too late to mass mail?

Thanks for any input.

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Re: Mass Mailing Law Firms

Postby crossarmant » Tue Aug 14, 2012 7:51 am

I've been mass-mailing my ass off. Its not too late, I got a V15 interview yesterday from a mass mailing so hit it hard. In some of my cover letters I don't list that I'm a transfer, just that I'm a rising 2L at my transfer school and my resume and transcript shows that I'm a transfer. Others I list that I am if the firms are in my old school's market.

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Re: Mass Mailing Law Firms

Postby shock259 » Thu Aug 16, 2012 11:08 pm

You mass mail in the same way. Just put your new school in your cover letter instead of your old one.

I don't think I mentioned that I was a transfer in my cover letter. It's pretty clear from the transcript/resume.

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Re: Mass Mailing Law Firms

Postby bmic » Sun Sep 16, 2012 5:28 pm

I include that I transferred to say that I really wanted to work in that geographic location (I moved from NJ to MA). That is assuming it's to a school that is in the area of my new school. I'd take it out if the firm is in another location.

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Re: Mass Mailing Law Firms

Postby HiiPower2015 » Sun Feb 10, 2013 8:30 pm

When we are mass mailing, who should we address the physical envelopes to? Should we just put summer associate position, or should you mail it to a specific person at the firm?

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