The Brainstorming Session is a live consultation with your dedicated lawyer-advisor, who will help you develop ideas for your personal statement, application form / OLSAS sketch, cover letter, or resume. This is an excellent opportunity to take advantage of your lawyer-advisor’s vast knowledge and experience and ask any questions you may have.
About this service:
About this service:
Whether you’re applying to law school or seeking an articling position, it can often be difficult to decide what topics to cover in your application materials, or how to tailor your documents to a particular school, employer, or legal market.
The Brainstorming Session is a live consultation with your dedicated lawyer-advisor, who will work with you one-on-one to help you develop ideas and customize your documents as needed.
For example, you could use your Brainstorming Session to work with your lawyer-advisor to develop an outline for your personal statement or edit your personal statement to convey interest in a particular school. Alternatively, you could use this time to revise your cover letter with your lawyer-advisor to better demonstrate to a potential employer that you understand their practice areas, client industries, and culture.
30 Minutes or 60 Minutes
You choose whether you want a 30 minute or 60 minute call
If you prefer, your Brainstorming Session can take place via phone
You also have the option of conducting your session via online video chat.
Brainstorming topicsThe majority of our students use the Brainstorming Session to discuss the following:
- What should I write about in my Personal Statement?
- How can I tailor my Personal Statement to a particular school?
- What should I include in my Cover Letter?
- How can I tailor my Cover Letter to a particular firm?
bundle & save.
Our packages bundle our most popular services together, saving you time and money.
Applying to Law
A package designed for those ready to apply or in the process of applying to law school; includes everything you need to ensure your application is the best it can be.
The Brainstorming Session is most effective when paired with the Personal Statement Review and the Applicant Profile Assessment, which allows your lawyer-advisor to both review your draft personal statement and learn more about your strengths and weaknesses as an applicant. Consider purchasing these services as part of one our packages to save money.
All your questions,
Frequently asked questions about this service.
How will I be matched with my lawyer-advisor?
Once you purchase your Brainstorming Session (or purchase a package which includes it), you will gain access to your very own G&G portal,where you will complete your profile. The information collected in your profile will give us the information we need to pair you with you own dedicated lawyer-advisor, who we specifically select based on your interests, school and goals. Your lawyer-advisor will then reach out to schedule your Brainstorming Session.
How will my Brainstorming Session be conducted?
You choose! Either by phone, or online via video/chat.
We use Zoom to power our online video/chat, which allows us to talk face-to-face via video, send instant messages, and even share our screens with each other. It all works with a single click, and you can even make a test call before starting. Feel free to book a free consultation with one of our lawyer-advisors to see our Zoom video/chat in action.
Will my lawyer-advisor write my document for me?
No – the Brainstorming Session is a collaborative process between you and your lawyer-advisor. Your lawyer-advisor will provide you with suggestions and help you explore different options to get you on the right track.