A professional résumé is an essential tool for any student seeking legal employment. You will need a résumé to apply for just about any job, and you should begin thinking about it soon in your law school career. The CDO will ask you to submit a résumé for review in your second quarter. We will review your résumé and give you suggestions for improvement. The CDO staff is available to meet with you individually about your résumé. The links on this page contain some basic tips for drafting résumés and a sample résumé.