MUJTABA JAMAL LAW ASSOCIATES

57-P, Gulberg II, Lahore, Pakistan
Tel: (92-42) 5778700-2 Fax: (92-42) 5778703
Email: careers@mjla.com.pk Website: www.mjla.com.pk

INFORMATION FORM

“We hire potential partners, not junior lawyers”

Instructions:

Thank you for applying to MJLA. We deeply care to know more about you. This form has been designed to help us better understand you and develop the prospects of your position and path with us. Kindly fill out the form very carefully. The fields marked with (*) are compulsory. You can write One Hundred and Fifty (150) words in response to descriptive questions.

Please fillout all fields marked by *.
* Name:
   
* Tel:
   
 Mobile:
   
* Email:
   
* Attach CV: File must be in .doc format
   

A. Education

1.Academic

No.
Description

Marks
%age

Institution
Medium of Education
Distinction
(1)
LLM/Master
(2)
* LLB
(3)
* Graduation
(4)

* Intermediate/A Level

(5)
* Metric/O Level

 

2. Extra-curricular Activities

(1) School:

(2) College:

(3) University:

B. Family and Friends

1. Family:

Kindly let us know about the educational background and careers of your family members. You may not mention their names.

No.
Relation
Education
Profession
(1)
Father
(2)
Brother(s)
(i)
(ii)
 
(3)
Sister(s)
(i)
 
(ii)
 


2. Friends:

Kindly let us know as to what your friends from school, college, university days, as well as a personal friend are doing in their respective careers. You may not mention the names.

No.
 
Education
Profession
1)
School
(2)
College
(3)
University
(4)
Personal

C. Work

No.
Organization
Position
Role
Time Period
(1)
(2)
(3)
(4)
(5)

D. Professional Experiences

(1)* Describe a complex situation in which you had to learn a lot, quickly. How did you go about learning, and how successful were the outcomes?

(2)* Describe two incidents where your value/morality/ethics came in conflict with that of some one else? How did you resolve the conflict?

(3)* Do you like people who are practical and diligently pursue every detail, or people who are thinkers and enjoy dealing with abstract ideas? Which one of these traits more accurately describes you?

(4)* What are the two most difficult or challenging decisions you have made recently? Why do you think they were difficult or challenging?

(5)* How do you do to be organized and what, if anything, do you feel you ought to do be better organized?

(6)* Describe two examples of the biggest challenges you have faced and overcome in your professional work?

(7)* Describe a situation that did not go as well as planned. What would you have done differently?

(8)* What are two examples of circumstances in which you were expected to do a certain thing and, on your own, you went beyond the call of duty?

E. Legal Career

(1)* Why have you opted for a legal career?

(2)* What are your three (3) main achievements in life so far? Please substantiate with clear examples.

(3)* Write down your five (5) strengths and weakness.

Strenghts
Weakness

(4)* Where do you see yourself in the next three (3) to five (5) years?

(5)* Where do you see yourself in the next seven (7) to ten (10) years?

(6)* Which areas of law practice you are most experienced in and in what ways do you think MJLA could benefit from it?

(7)* Describe the ideal nature of work and role for you in a law firm?

(8)* Describe a legal case or transaction in which your technical/intellectual contribution played a critical role in its success. You may like to keep the name of the client anonymous.

(9)* Please give example, where have led and managed a group assignment. You may like to keep the name of the client anonymous. Please focus on your team management strategy. Also describe any human relationship problems you encountered, and how did you resolve them as a leader?

F. Computer Skills:

(1)* Microsoft Office

 
Beginner
Proficient
Excellent
No Use
Microsoft Word
Microsoft Excel
Microsoft Powerpoint

(*Please check only one box in each category)

(2) Other Software:

 
Beginner
Proficient
Excellent
No Use
(i)  
(ii)

 

THANK YOU FOR YOUR TIME AND EFFORT. WE EAGERLY LOOK FORWARD TO RECEIVING YOUR FORM.







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