Court Executive Cover Letter
This lawyer wanted a job that used her legal training as well as her newly acquired business operations experience. The second paragraph indicates the breadth of her management expertise.
Sample Court Executive Cover Letter
December 6, 2010
Hiring Agent, Title
Dear Hiring Manager:
Your posting for a Court Executive caught my attention as it seems an ideal match for my experience, talents, and interests. As an attorney with several years of business management experience, I believe I offer a combination of skills that would be of value to your department. With a broad knowledge of business operations and a proven track record in establishing effective policies, procedures, and programs, I would like to explore the possibility of putting my expertise to work for you.
As you can see from my enclosed resume, following a three-year period in private law practice, I assumed management responsibilities for a small start-up venture. Directing operations, I have been involved in all aspects of the business, from developing and managing budgets; to hiring, training, and evaluating staff; to developing and implementing policies and procedures; to setting up and maintaining the financial books.
Focused on efficiency and cost-effectiveness, the infrastructures put in place have proven to provide solid foundations for continued business success.
Among my strengths, I offer a full understanding of legal proceedings, excellent administrative skills, and an analytical mind-set. In addition, I pride myself on sound fiscal policies and a supportive, open management style that brings out the best in my staff. Driven and determined, I have established a reputation as a sharp business leader who gets the job done. With a proven track record behind me, I am confident I will be an asset to you as well.
I would be pleased to have the opportunity to discuss future employment with you and look forward to speaking with you. Please feel free to contact me at the address and phone number listed above.
Thank you for your consideration.