Sample cover letter for law internship position

This is an application/ cover letter for a law internship position.

This cover letter is useful for law students who intend to work as legal interns at any law firm. it also works better for an applicant with less or no working experience.

I advise you to edit it to meet the position requirements.

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Isack Kimaro,

P.O Box……,

Dar es salaam


Managing Partner

AAA Attorneys

P.O Box ……….,

Dar es Salaam.


Dear Managing Partner

It is with great enthusiasm that I humbly submit my application for the position of internship at your Law firm as I came aware of this position from the post on your website.

I find the opportunity presented very interesting, and I believe that my considerable law firm experience, confidence, and strong academics make me a very suitable candidate to consider and I hope to join the thriving legal practice at AAA Attorneys

As a law graduate from Mzumbe University and Law School of Tanzania, I strongly believe that I possess the qualification that will make me an asset to your Law firm. This includes but is not limited to legal writing and drafting skills and the ability to conduct legal research. Moreover, I offer exceptional attention to detail and highly developed communication skills with the ability to prioritize multitask, and work under pressure.

My background includes serving as an intern within Court and Attorney General Chamber where my responsibilities included conducting legal research, handling complaints from various sources, and drafting legal documents. Also, I worked as an intern at BBB Advocates where I demonstrated the ability to resolve a variety of legal issues including those of commercial nature and to draft legal commercial documents. I consistently met my assigned goals on time.

In addition to this experience, I gained considerable practical skills and knowledge on commercial law during the “practical aspects of commercial law” course while at the Law School of Tanzania. I also bring to the table strong computer proficiencies in Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint. Please see the accompanying resume for details of my experience and education.

I’m confident that I can offer you the skills, competencies, and experience that you’re seeking. Feel free to call me at +255-650-673-000. Thank you for your time. I look forward to hearing from you.


Sean Michael

Isack Kimaro
Isack Kimaro

Editor-in-chief and founder of Holder of Bachelor of Laws (LL.B) and Post Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice. Lawyer by profession and blogger by passion