Assistant Prosecuting Attorney Resume Samples

An Assistant Prosecuting Attorney is an assistant to the District Attorney and represents their County in the prosecution of criminal offenses. The job description entails working under the direction of the Attorney and undertaking the crucial task of researching, and examining the offenses. Duties commonly seen on the Assistant Prosecuting Attorney Resume are – investigating the crimes; bringing evidence before the Grand Jury; attending the Grand Juries and preparing reports; gathering charges on the impeachment of law; maintaining and updating record books of sessions; handing special legal issues; and performing all other duties as assigned by the District Attorney.

Skills that can highlight a resume include – strong character to multitask and work in a dynamic environment; inherence abilities to do hard work; strong interpersonal skills; knowledge of gathering witness; in-depth legal knowledge; and a commitment to work. To become one, you should own a Master’s qualification in Law and earn a license from the Bar of Law associates.

Assistant Prosecuting Attorney Resume example

Assistant Prosecuting Attorney Resume

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

Skills : Legal Research, Time Management, Team Building, Organizational, Public Relations.

Description :

    1. Served as legal counsel in all enforcement and related matters as mandated by state and federal law.
    2. Prosecuted violations of Court-ordered child support obligations through various forms of civil actions.
    3. Used a confidential government software system to locate child support obligors and their known assets and background information necessary for prosecution.
    4. Used legal sector commercial software system and internet-based resources for additional investigation of obligors, other case parties, and witnesses.
    5. Conducted further discovery through the court system to further identify obligor assets, resources as well as any mitigating circumstances.
    6. Established custom payment and compliance measures to rectify violations of court orders including the provision of resources for obligor education and employment.
    7. Reviewed severe cases of non-compliance for the prosecution at the felony level.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Juris Doctor in Law


Assistant Prosecuting Attorney Resume

Headline : Seeking to work as a lawyer who advocates for and represents the interests of the government. Interested in positions that involve the presentation of ideas to a group and mediation between or among individuals or groups of people, to arrive at a business or personal solutions to conflicts or problems to be solved.

Skills : Writing , Ex. Preparation Of Legal Documents, Negotiation , Oral Communication, Interpersonal , Administration Of Educational Teams.

Description :

    1. Interviewed and advised law enforcement officers, victims, and witnesses on criminal proceedings and procedures.
    2. Handled juvenile delinquency, termination of parental rights, and abuse and neglect cases.
    3. Presented and summarized cases to judges and juries.
    4. Presented a wide variety of criminal, juvenile, and abuse and neglect cases in three court systems: circuit court, magistrate court, and juvenile court.
    5. Appeared in court for arraignments, motions, trials, sentencing, and other proceedings to represent the Prosecutor. 
    6. Selected jury, presents arguments, examines and cross-examines witnesses, introduces exhibits, confers with judge and defense counsel on points of law and procedure, and argues factual conclusions to a judge or jury. 
    7. Participated in settlement conferences.
          Years of Experience
          Experience
          5-7 Years
          Experience Level
          Level
          Executive
          Education
          Education
          JD


          Assistant Prosecuting Attorney Resume

          Summary : Personable professional with the ability to motivate others. While being results-oriented and delivery-focused, also able to adapt to unforeseen changes with ease. Advocates with confidence and pursues goals until accomplished. Able to communicate with superiors and peers with professionalism. Flexible and versatile - works well under pressure through a sense of humor when appropriate, to alleviate the stress.

          Skills : MS Office, Legal.

          Description :

            1. Reviewed police reports and determine criminal charges for arrest and non-arrest cases daily, and secured additional information from law enforcement personnel when required.
            2. Evaluated and analyzed serious felonies to determine whether additional evidence is required.
            3. Formulated trial strategy, conducted plea negotiations with opposing counsel, determined sentence sought, investigated case data and researched applicable case law.
            4. Secured expert testimony and prepared witnesses for trial, assembled case files, attended pre-trial hearings, and filed and responded to pre-trial motions.
            5. Prepared and responded to post-trial motions and represented the county at sentencing hearings.
            6. Prepared pleadings and other legal documents in connection with trials, hearings, and other proceedings.
            7. Communicated information on case status to all involved parties such as defense attorneys, police officials, and victims.
          Years of Experience
          Experience
          7-10 Years
          Experience Level
          Level
          Management
          Education
          Education
          Juris Doctorate

          Assistant Prosecuting Attorney Resume

          Objective : An energetic self-starter with strong communication skills. Work well, independently, or as part of a team. Seeking a professional position within a company/organization that will provide an enthusiastic and competitive challenge of job performance and competency.

          Skills : MS Office, Typing, Documentation.

          Description :

            1. Drafted, reviewed, and authorized a large number of warrant requests.
            2. Evaluated and analyzed serious crimes to determine charges.
            3. Interviewed victims, witnesses, and multiple police agencies.
            4. Implemented litigation, discovery, settlement, and trial strategies.
            5. Investigated and researched case law and prepared briefs and motions.
            6. Conducted preliminary exams, evidentiary hearings, and trials.
            7. Held weekly Drug Court meetings and participation; recommended violation sanctions.
          Years of Experience
          Experience
          2-5 Years
          Experience Level
          Level
          Junior
          Education
          Education
          Juris Doctorate

          Assistant Prosecuting Attorney Resume

          Objective : Service-oriented actively looking for ways to help others while demonstrating consistent professionalism. Work well in a fast pace environment, ability to learn quickly while setting goals and meeting deadlines, strong organizational and communication skills with proven ability to input and retrieve data within the computer.

          Skills : Attention To Detail, Interpersonal & Excellent Communication Skills.

          Description :

            1. Prepared and handled a variety of cases for hearings on the State's behalf.
            2. Presented non-support cases before the Grand Jury for felony indictments and prosecuting felonies in the Summit County Court of Common Pleas before the Hon.
            3. Advised and assisted caseworkers, hearing officers, and process servers when legal questions arise.
            4. Worked with the Interstate and Paternity units of CSEA and researching the referrals for legal action.
            5. Answered questions and maintaining professional relationships with the public, fellow attorneys, pro se litigants, and various court officials.
            6. Represented clients in court or before government agencies.
            7. Presented evidence to defend clients or prosecute defendants in criminal or civil litigation.
          Years of Experience
          Experience
          0-2 Years
          Experience Level
          Level
          Entry Level
          Education
          Education
          J.D. in Admitted To Practice

          Assistant Prosecuting Attorney Resume

          Summary : Advising and assisting law enforcement officers within the county on legal issues and problems, questions of law and procedure, interpretation of court rulings, case preparation and other matters related to criminal prosecution. Giving legal advice and drafts and authorizes search warrants.

          Skills : MS Office Suite, Bilingual, Coordination Skills.

          Description :

            1. Organized and litigated felony jury trials, bench trials, and motions.
            2. Assessed felony warrant applications, consulted with law enforcement personnel, interviewed victims, and issued criminal charges.
            3. Trained and supervised new prosecuting attorneys.
            4. First chaired eighteen jury trials resulting in sixteen convictions and zero acquittals.
            5. Performed community workshops in high-crime awareness zones.
            6. Responsible for the majority of domestic violence prosecutions.
            7. Graduate of selective Prosecutor Trial Advocacy School.
          Years of Experience
          Experience
          7-10 Years
          Experience Level
          Level
          Management
          Education
          Education
          Juris Doctor

          Assistant Prosecuting Attorney Resume

          Summary : Assistant Prosecuting Attorney with 5+ years of experience in controlling legal frameworks, developing procedures, and training material for staff. Strong communication skills, organized, with a track record of success.

          Skills : Administration, Office Support, Typing.

          Description :

            1. Zealously represented victims and the State against alleged perpetrators.
            2. Assigned to the Special Victims Section handling felony domestic violence cases, child & adult sexual assault cases, child abuse cases, and elder abuse cases.
            3. Reviewed requests for complaints and warrants involving violations of state law.
            4. Performed legal research to ascertain applicable statutes, rulings, and precedents.
            5. Interviewed police officers, victims, and witnesses in reference to criminal complaints.
            6. Conducted preliminary exams on various felony cases.
            7. Prepared and tried over 30 cases before a Judge or jury.
          Years of Experience
          Experience
          7-10 Years
          Experience Level
          Level
          Management
          Education
          Education
          Juris Doctor

          Assistant Prosecuting Attorney Resume

          Summary : Significant management experience including responsibility for hiring, firing, training, discipline, and retention of employees. Exceptional customer service skills. Created and delivered customer service seminar to the employees of a large local employer over two days. Demonstrated proficiency in decision making and team building.

          Skills : Customer Service, Client Relationship, Interpersonal Skills.

          Description :

            1. Conducted research and draft Petitions, Orders, and Motions, relating to a felony, misdemeanor, and juvenile cases.
            2. Conducted hearings and trials for misdemeanor cases in Barbour County Magistrate Court.
            3. Conducted Preliminary Hearings for felony offenses in Barbour County Magistrate Court.
            4. Negotiated plea agreements for misdemeanor and felony cases.
            5. Conducted hearings and trials for juvenile cases in Barbour County Circuit Court.
            6. Represented the prosecuting attorney in drug court.
            7. Reviewed and filed criminal charges, both misdemeanors, and felonies.
          Years of Experience
          Experience
          7-10 Years
          Experience Level
          Level
          Management
          Education
          Education
          J.D. in Research Assistant For Professor Dan Austin

          Assistant Prosecuting Attorney Resume

          Summary : Seasoned Assistant Prosecuting Attorney with more than 12 years of experience and 25 years of experience in the juvenile justice system. Solid decision-maker with good communication and time management skills. Handles tasks thoroughly and efficiently.

          Skills : Client Management, Team Leader, MS Office Suite.

          Description :

            1. Represented the office on special teams and committees involving police shootings, usage of body cameras on police officers, and targeting chronic drug offenders.
            2. Evaluated cases and perform legal research to determine sufficient legal and factual basis for appropriate charges.
            3. Conducted motion hearings, trials, and depositions.
            4. Prepared motions and other legal documents in preparation for trials and hearings.
            5. Advised law enforcement of legal basis for charges and criminal procedures.
            6. Guided victims and witnesses through the criminal justice process.
            7. Mentored law students and other trial attorneys.
          Years of Experience
          Experience
          7-10 Years
          Experience Level
          Level
          Management
          Education
          Education
          Juris Doctorate

          Assistant Prosecuting Attorney Resume

          Headline : Responsible for Attempting to resolve and dispose of pending criminal cases by conferring with attorneys, police agencies, and parties involved in order to reach an agreement on pleas and potential sentences.

          Skills : Writing, Ex. Preparation Of Legal Documents, Negotiation, Oral Communication, Interpersonal, Administration Of Educational Teams.

          Description :

            1. Prosecuted every variety of criminal cases in the magistrate court system.
            2. Tried these cases before magistrates; other times, led negotiations among victims, police officers from city, county, and state agencies, witnesses, defense attorneys, and sometimes pro se defendants.
            3. Developed expertise in the field of juvenile delinquency, as well as abuse and neglect law.
            4. Represented the state in circuit courtrooms on a daily basis.
            5. Promoted public safety in the successful prosecution of a wide variety of both crimes against the person and property.
            6. Assisted in the fair and equitable resolution of juvenile delinquency cases, when that resolution facilitated the future rehabilitation of juveniles who found themselves in the system.
            7. Promoted the safety and protected the emotional and physical integrity of minor children who were named in a myriad of abuse and neglect cases.
          Years of Experience
          Experience
          5-7 Years
          Experience Level
          Level
          Executive
          Education
          Education
          JD