University of New Hampshire

School of Law

Legal Career Toolkit–Sample Interview Thank You Letters

 

1225 Warren Street
Concord, NH 03301
(603) 228–1919

August 2, 20––

Sharon P. Clandin, Esq.
Grolsh & Donner, P.A.
671 First Street
Boston, MA 02145

Dear Ms. Clandin:

Thank you for taking the time to meet with me in Atlanta. My interest in working for you has only grown after learning more about your firm's work in admiralty law and your summer associate program.

If you would like any additional material to help you evaluate my application, please let me know. I look forward to hearing from you soon.


Sincerely,

Patrice Franklin
Patrice Frankin

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Sample interview thank you letter


12489 Elm Street
Manchester, NH 03101
603.664.5980

Frank Byrnes, Esq.
Doyle and Dorn
63 Rumford Street
Concord, NH 03301

June 11, 20––


Dear Mr. Byrnes:

It was a pleasure meeting with you and experiencing the opportunity you have to offer. I appreciate and thank you for providing me with the time to interview for this chance to become your law clerk this summer.

Since our meeting, my interest and excitement about the position has only intensified. I feel as though I have a thorough understanding of the requirements and responsibilities, as well as a new appreciation for the challenges and opportunities that this position affords. I am particularly impressed with the range of work you perform, and the variety of clients you serve. I am confident that my wide–ranging skill set and experience will enable me to make a valuable contribution to your team.

I hope I was able to provide you with sufficient information about my qualifications and experience to give you a clear picture of what I have to offer you. If you have any other questions, please feel free to call me.

Thank you again for your time and consideration.


Sincerely,

Steve Smithson
Steve Smithson

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Sample interview thank you letter with multiple interviewers

 

14 Hunter Drive
Concord, NH 03301

February 16, 20––
Date
Gordon Hoffman, Esquire
Smith & Smith
1001 E. Cleveland Avenue
W. Farmington, NY 10005

Dear Mr. Hoffman:

I would like to thank you and the other members of Smith & Smith for the warm reception I received during my recent visit. Your interest in my writing sample was encouraging and I am following up on your suggestions.

Meeting with Alex Scott, Marjorie Barry, Sam Rhodes, Bob Umberger and Allison Reeves provided important insights into the firm's practice. Please extend my thanks to them for their time and the information they shared with me.

My recent visit confirms my enthusiasm about starting my legal career with Smith & Smith. Your practice areas, the outstanding reputation of the attorneys, and the firm's commitment to quality of life create an ideal environment for professional growth.

Thank you again for your hospitality. I look forward to hearing from you in the near future.

Sincerely,

Dana Holt
Dana Holt

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