Legal and Compliance Executive Search Blog

INTERVIEW QUESTIONS ATTORNEYS SEEKING JOBS SHOULD PREPARE TO ANSWER

Posted by Momentum Search Partners on Thu, Mar 31, 2016

Interview preparation is critical to any attorney or paralegal who is seeking a new position.

In addition to reviewing the employer’s website and any recent press releases about the company, lawyers should be prepared for a wide range of subjective questions that are geared towards learning about your personal style, your experience, and whether you would be a cultural fit on the legal team for which you’re interviewing.

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Topics: law jobs, attorney recruiting, job interview tips, candidate interviews, law firms, legal recruiters, corporate interview process, paralegal jobs, legal jobs

AVOID THESE FIVE “RESUME KILLERS” THAT LEGAL RECRUITERS AND HIRING ATTORNEYS DON’T LIKE TO SEE

Posted by Momentum Search Partners on Thu, Mar 24, 2016

This article by Careerealism is right on the mark.

Legal Hiring Managers don’t want to see what your Objective is on your resume. It’s distracting and prevents us from getting to “the good stuff,” which is your experience and education. If you feel the need to have an initial section before you launch into your experience and education, then use a SUMMARY section instead of OBJECTIVES.

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Topics: attorney recruiting, legal recruiters, recruiters, paralegal jobs, resumes, legal jobs

MOMENTUM LEGAL RECRUITERS WANT YOU FOR NEW ATTORNEY JOBS IN HOUSTON!

Posted by Momentum Search Partners on Thu, Mar 17, 2016

We have two new openings in Houston for experienced lawyers. Please email  us at info@momentumlegal.com, referencing the position number indicated, if you're interested in hearing more about either of these positions.

IN-HOUSE DIVISION COUNSEL FOR MANUFACTURING/DRILLING SERVICES COMPANY

Momentum has been engaged on an exclusive basis to help a publicly-held company hire an attorney to be the primary legal support for one of its major divisions. This attorney will handle transactions, draft and negotiate a wide variety of contracts, manage litigation, and  help management assess and minimize risk on a daily basis.

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