Joe Johnson 1145 Timber Ridge Road Sacramento, CA 95814 (999)-488-1477 email@example.com
Ms. Susan Wu Human Resources Manager Harman International 794 Raoul Wallenberg Place Hartford, CT 6103
Sep 24, 2010
Subject: Application for position of Attorney
Dear Ms. Wu,
I wish to apply for the position of Attorney as advertised. I have the necessary skills and qualifications for this post, as well as the necessary experience. I therefore believe that what I have to offer to Harman International will be of great benefit to the company.
I hold a Bachelor of Law from New York University, New York, NY. I have also passed the required licensing examination in order to practice law, and I have been admitted to its bar. In addition, I have worked for the Malcolm Law Inc. for 6 years.
I have excellent interpersonal skills and pride myself on being able to win the confidence and trust of my clients, as well as of the public and jury members when in a courtroom situation. I am known for my perseverance and keen reasoning abilities, as well as for my confident nature when delivering speeches.
I have good analytical skills for grasping complex legal issues. I feel a strong responsibility for adhering to and maintaining a strict code of ethics at all times, and I have a creative, logical and lateral thinking ability that usually manages to get to the heart of the matter in most cases.
I feel sure that my proven ability to manage and maintain the highest standards as an Attorney will be of the greatest benefit to Harman International, and I have confidence that I can make a significant contribution to the company.
I may be contacted at (999)-488-1477, or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org. I look forward to the opportunity of meeting you at interview level, and I thank you for the opportunity to be considered for the post of Attorney.