Assistant Attorney Resume Samples

An Assistant Attorney works alongside an experienced Attorney and ensures the smooth running of the office and effective case management. The job description and duties are listed on the Assistant Attorney Resume as providing a broad spectrum of legal services under the supervision of the attorney; providing administrative support to lawyers and enhancing office effectiveness, handling communication with clients, witnesses; administering support and attending trials; preparing case briefs and summarizes depositions, interrogatories, and testimony; conducting investigations and statistical and documentary research, and monitoring deadlines and juggling calendars.

The nature of the job demands the following skills and abilities – familiarity with the law, legal procedures, and protocols, and court systems, satisfactory knowledge of daily operations of a legal office, computer literacy; and the ability to juggle multiple tasks. A legal assistant certificate is necessary.

Assistant Attorney Resume example

Assistant Attorney Resume

Headline : To use my educational and communication experience to foster college student success. Providing support to lawyers and working alongside them by performing important administrative and clerical duties.

Skills : Pragmatic And Logical In Problem Solutions, Very Competent And Able To Get Results.

Description :

    1. Assigned to work with the Assistant Prosecutor for Disciplinary Matters, investigating possible misconducts of public servants in exercise of their functions.
    2. Reviewed and analysed complaints against public servants.
    3. Drafted legal decisions within disciplinary proceedings against public servants.
    4. Analyzed evidence to determine to start a disciplinary judgment or not.
    5. Taken testimony of the defendants and of other relevant parties involved.
    6. Given notice to the defendant and relevant parties regarding pleadings, motions and precautionary measures.
    7. Submitted to the competent authority any case that involves violation of human rights.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Specialist In Business


Assistant Attorney Resume

Summary : Dynamic, articulate, and result-oriented Foreign trained Attorney with 10+ years of professional experience as an associate attorney, legal intern international law, legal assistant, and sanction licensing Intel analyst.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Prezi, PhotoShop, Driven, AbacusLaw, Legal Research Writing.

Description :

    1. Drafted legal documents such as pleadings: claims, memos, legal orders to dismiss cases, among others.
    2. Represented clients in cases involving personal injury or insurance claims.
    3. Submitted legal documents at the District Attorneys Office.
    4. Researched all laws applicable to every case accepted by the firm.
    5. Participated in mediations in which the clients settled their claims.
    6. Conducted investigations Translated a wide variety of documents from Spanish to English.
    7. Assisted principal attorneys in legal research and writing, managed discovery, and communicated/coordinated with agencies to obtain reports and records; facilitated client consultations and evaluated cases for intake.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Certificate


Assistant Attorney Resume

Summary : Proven track record of accomplishments in reviewing requests for authorization, supporting attorneys in litigation, analyzing policies procedures, researching analyzing foreign policy, and delivering legal support.

Skills : Work Under Pressure, Commercial Awareness, Understanding People.

Description :

    1. Prosecuted misdemeanors and gross misdemeanors; manage all phases of the case from arraignment to trial.
    2. Provided ongoing legal training to law enforcement officers.
    3. Responded to Public Records Act requests.
    4. Aided immigration clients in filling out forms as well as contacting agencies for services.
    5. Instructed clients in immigration procedures and expectations.
    6. Conducted legal research and analysis of facts and information to provide guidance to clients.
    7. Prepared loans for closing.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
International Law

Assistant Attorney Resume

Summary : Possess five years of experience in civil litigation and two years in criminal defense. Licensed to practice law in both California and Florida. Knowledgeable regarding state and federal procedures and court rules. Extremely familiar with the trial process; has tried approximately 25 jury cases and second-chaired 4 civil trials.

Skills : Relativity, LexisNexis, Westlaw.

Description :

    1. Managed projects, organized political and media outreach, wrote briefings and fact sheets and coordinated national efforts for a life free to violence advocacy campaign to fight family violence and its effects.
    2. Provided advice and support to victims of domestic violence.
    3. Functioned as a State liaison to shelter for raped women and coordinated cases with other agencies.
    4. Interviewed refugees at risk of domestic violence, assessed recommended solutions.
    5. Worked with national agences to develop a plan and new website support for national red.
    6. Coordinated transfer of $350 million of assets under the Bankruptcy Rehabilitation Plan.
    7. Responsible for the creation of all legal documents necessary for the implementation of the transfer of Mutual Benefit Life to MBL Life Assurance.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Juris Doctor In Law

Assistant Attorney Resume

Summary : To obtain employment in a law firm which allows me to draw on experience as an attorney, teacher, and insurance producer.

Skills : Accountable, Responsible, Work well with a team member, Bilingual Spanish/ French and English.

Description :

    1. Drafted, maintained, and coordinated witness materials for class action pharmaceutical cases.
    2. Researched and drafted issue briefs, witness summaries, and case strategies.
    3. Drafted training documents, conduct training, supervise employees, and check new member work.
    4. Administrative, criminal, real property & commercial law.
    5. Handled labor disputes Representation of the airline in civil suites Contract review and administration Providing of legal opinion.
    6. Prepared documents for tax-exempt status, review of documents and contracts, provide legal advice as needed to over 300 member fire companies.
    7. Represented the client in trade dress infringement case in the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York; conducted legal.
    Years of Experience
    Experience
    10+ Years
    Experience Level
    Level
    Senior
    Education
    Education
    J.D. In Law

    Assistant Attorney Resume

    Objective : Assistant Attorney supports staff attorneys by performing the clerical and administrative work that requires knowledge of legal terms, documents, and procedures.

    Skills : Timeshare, Corporate, Management.

    Description :

      1. Prepared documents and contracts Worked with different electronic registers and recorded Completed archives gave consultation to clients.
      2. Prepared cases for the attorneys.
      3. Dropped off cases to different attorney offices, court, police department, etc.
      4. Filed, destroyed, and organized cases to become paperless.
      5. Gave legal advice under supervision concerning business transactions Assisted with representation of a client before court or governmental agencies .
      6. Negotiated settlements.
      7. Responsible for investigating and prosecuting crimes, including organized crime, large-scale drug trafficking, domestic violence.
      Years of Experience
      Experience
      2-5 Years
      Experience Level
      Level
      Junior
      Education
      Education
      Master Of Laws

      Assistant Attorney Resume

      Objective : Highly qualified Assistant Attorney with experience in the industry. Enjoy creative problem solving and getting exposure on multiple projects, and the collaborative environment on which your company prides itself.

      Skills : Proficient Microsoft programs.

      Description :

        1. Conducted legal research and provided legal support in general practice setting with an emphasis on corporate and municipality law; mergers.
        2. Drafted transactional documents for multiple banks; executed wills and other estate planning; researched property records; oil and gas negotiations.
        3. Provided counsel to several trade associations on numerous environmental regulatory and legislative issues and initiatives.
        4. Addressed trade association conventions and member meetings concerning environmental regulatory developments.
        5. Prepared articles on environmental issues for trade association publications.
        6. Provided environmental regulatory compliance advice and counsel to numerous individual companies, particularly with regard to the Clean Water Act.
        7. Worked closely with victims of crime, polices departments, government agencies and district attorney offices.
        Years of Experience
        Experience
        0-2 Years
        Experience Level
        Level
        Entry Level
        Education
        Education
        Diploma

        Assistant Attorney Resume

        Objective : Over 2 years of experience drafting and reviewing documents, communicating with clients, preparing hearings, trials, and meetings, and organizing and maintaining files.

        Skills : Excellent Communication Both Orally And In Writing, Team Oriented Person Who Enjoys Interacting With People, Organized And Detailed Oriented, Bilingual.

        Description :

          1. Drafted letters to clients and opposing attorneys.
          2. Researched legal issues and report to lead attorney.
          3. Assisted senior attorney with civil cases, client interviews, gathering factual information, updating case files, and representing clients in court.
          4. Represented women in divorce mediations to achieve favorable child custody arrangements and other benefits not normally afforded to women in Iran.
          5. Provided free direct legal services to low-income people living with HIV & AIDS throughout Los Angeles County by researching, analyzing and reviewing.
          6. Checked immigration documents on a wide range of immigration areas including Adjustment of Status, Asylum applications, Consular Processing.
          7. Represented the client in the trademark prosecution case; successfully filed the TEAS application on the principal register.
        Years of Experience
        Experience
        2-5 Years
        Experience Level
        Level
        Executive
        Education
        Education
        High School Diploma

        Assistant Attorney Resume

        Headline : As a Assistant Attorney, responsible for helping Lawyers and other legal professionals prepare for trials or court cases. Their duties include answering phone calls and greeting clients, contributing to fact-checking and compiling case evidence and communicating with court employees to confirm court dates.

        Skills : Research skills, Legal knowledge, Administration skills, Organisation skills.

        Description :

          1. Real Estate, Probate, Family Law, Criminal Defense.
          2. Drafted detailed legislation specific to Fracking (hydraulic fracturing) in Florida according to the client.
          3. Performed document review and assisted in drafting specifications for patent applications before the United States Patent and Trademark Office.
          4. Assisted in researching and drafting documents related to protection and registration of the City of Waco intellectual property.
          5. Filed assignments of mortgages in 350 counties across the United States.
          6. Complaints, responses, subpoenas, summonses and wills – this is generally done under the guidance of a lawyer or the manager of the firm.
          7. Archives and organises legal files and supporting documents.
            Years of Experience
            Experience
            5-7 Years
            Experience Level
            Level
            Executive
            Education
            Education
            Certification.

            Assistant Attorney Resume

            Objective : As a Assistant Attorney, responsible for using electronic database management for electronic discovery related to a trial, such as websites, accounting databases, documents, data, and emails.

            Skills : Excellent secretarial and Organisational skills.

            Description :

              1. Prepared variety of legal documents under guidance of staff attorneys and firm management, including summonses, subpoenas, complaints, and responses.
              2. Supported attorney trial proceedings, assisting in collecting evidence, compiling artefacts, consolidating facts, preparing documents as needed, and tracking cases.
              3. Developed cases by providing research for assigned attorney, maintaining communications with involved parties, and cataloguing information provided.
              4. Maintained regular communication with clients, helping to keep them informed on case progresses.
              5. Scheduled depositions, arbitrations, and other meetings.
              6. Readed case law, make notes, and/or prepare briefs as needed.
              7. Organised and archived files and supporting documents.
            Years of Experience
            Experience
            2-5 Years
            Experience Level
            Level
            Executive
            Education
            Education
            Legal Certification