And there's no "possible" good excuse for being bottom half of the class--if it were a good excuse, you'd know for sure. (And judging from the screen name, pregnancy or new mommyhood is a good reason for being bottom half of the class to lots of people, but not in the context of an explanation to firms for why you don't meet their guidelines.)
Um, firms aren't filled because some schools haven't even held OCI yet. We haven't had OCI yet, so most firms still have available slots. I would just call head of recruitment at target firms directly to see if you can email your resume.
Well my baby was the biggest reason...mornin sickness blah blah during finals, but I did consider what Jacy said and was not even going to mention itSo def attach cover letter? As for midlaw, are my chances really that bleak? I thought I atleast had a decent shot
I know several people who have between 0 and 2 callbacks at T14 at firms all the way down the AmLaw200. It's hard out there these days, even for a pimp.