Dear Mr. Smith,
Through my studies for certification as a Paralegal, I have gained strong skills in conducting legal research and a broad knowledge of the legal system. My professional goal is to apply this knowledge in order to provide quick and efficient research and administrative assistance for my next employer. Highlights of my background include the following:
- Completed courses in Business Law; Contracts; Criminal Law; Constitutional Law; Real Property; Legal Research; Civil Litigation; Wills, Trusts & Estates; and Domestic Relations through the Paralegal Technical Institute. I maintained a 4.0 G.P.A. throughout this coursework.
- Repeatedly recognized as a quick learner with strong analytic and problem-solving skills. Possess excellent skills in technology and a variety of computer applications.
- Gained excellent feedback regarding timeliness and quality of completed projects throughout work history.
- Broad exposure to variety of cultures and races gained from military experience and worldwide travels. Strong ability to relate to persons with diverse backgrounds and on different levels.
The accompanying resume will provide you with the additional details of my accomplishments and skills. I would welcome the opportunity to meet with you and learn how I can make a positive contribution to your firm. I will call next week to inquire about the possibility of a meeting.
Thank you for your time and consideration.