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Legal Interview Answers for Lawyers Jonathan Fagan

Legal Interview Answers for Lawyers

Jonathan Fagan

Published August 8th 2010
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43 pages
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Interview Answers Guide for Lawyers and Law Students. A selection of writings, articles and advice sheets from Ten-Percent Legal Recruitment on how to answer interview questions during legal job interviews.The content below outlines the variousMoreInterview Answers Guide for Lawyers and Law Students. A selection of writings, articles and advice sheets from Ten-Percent Legal Recruitment on how to answer interview questions during legal job interviews.The content below outlines the various subjects we have written about, and all the entries entitled Question... are suggested Answers and Advice.Contents:5 Questions to ask at the end of interviewsThe Rules of Legal Job InterviewsGuide to Interviewing for EmployersQuestion - Tell me how you would market our firm if you joined us.Question – Tell me something about yourselfQuestion - If you had a million, how would you spend or invest it?Question - Overcoming a HurdleQuestion – Are you ashamed of your new university degree?Question – How many [jobs] have you applied for?Question – Where do you see yourself in 5 years time?Question – How was your Journey?Question - Is that your natural hair colour?Question – What do you do in your Spare Time?Question - Would you describe yourself as ambitious?Question - What contribution do you make to a team?Question - If you did not have to work, what would you do?Question – Asking technical questions in a legal job interviewQuestion - What is your alternative career, should law not be the avenue for you?Question - Discussing flexible hours or matters related to child careQuestion - Do you prefer to work in a team or on your own?Question - Why do you want to leave your current firm?Question - If you could take one celebrity to a desert island, who would it be and why?Question - What salary are you looking for?Question - How do you react if you find that someone you work with does not like you?Question - What are your weaknesses?Question - In your view, what are the major problems/opportunities facing the legal industry?Question - Tell me about a time when you successfully handled a situation?Question - Why do you want to be a solicitor at this firm?Question - Describe a situation requiring skills of negotiation and verbal reasoning.Law firms using “The Apprentice” style selection techniquesAssessment Days – Training Contract Application – An ExperienceBusiness Acumen - whats it all about?‘The Firm looked more like a brothel’ – The Interview from HellHolding Multiple Job OffersWhat do you do if you do not know the answer to a question in interview?Interview techniques for employersTravel Expenses for InterviewsWhat to wear for an interviewAre Interviews a good way to assess a candidate?