Assistant State Attorney Resume Samples

An Assistant State Attorney represents the people and determines if the person faced with criminal charges has sufficient evidence to justify the opening of a case against him/her. To carry out this core task, several duties are carried out and such are included on the Assistant State Attorney Resume as – administering all prosecution cases for a misdemeanor, juvenile delinquency and other types of cases; preparing felony cases for prosecution; developing trail strategy; performing witness interviews to validate cases; preparing legal documents; managing all communication with the stakeholders; managing and filing juvenile cases; and appearing in federal, state and local courts as persecution attorney.

The nature of the job demands the following skills – strong investigative nature; the ability to speak well in a dynamic environment, flexibility to work under pressure; strong legal knowledge, and excellent interpersonal skills to gather needed evidence. A recognized Master’s degree in Law is regarded as the minimum requirement for this role.

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Assistant State Attorney Resume

Objective : Seek an Assistant State Attorney position as a Course Instructor in a subject involving analysis and explanation of the legal environment and the application of the law.

Skills : Legal Research, Legal Writing, Advocacy.

Description :

    1. Supervised and trained over one hundred (100) attorneys and Certified Legal Interns.
    2. Oversaw the prosecution of thousands of Criminal Cases.
    3. Prepared the Crimes Training Manual for incoming prosecutors.
    4. Assisted with the design of the paperless system to be implemented within the office.
    5. Attended and conduct the Baker Act and Marchman Act hearings.
    6. Handled and supervised all Mental Health cases in County Court.
    7. Assisted in the coordination and preparation of the Free Trade Association of the meeting.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Diploma in Management


Assistant State Attorney Resume

Summary : Motivation, Determination, Focus and Preparation are the keys to a successful transition into the utility and telecommunications field after years of running a real estate investment company and as an Assistant State Attorney for the State of Florida. I look to continue to expand development within the field of telecommunications.

Skills : Lawyer, Trial Attorney, Civil Engineer.

Description :

    1. Represented the State in Jury Trials and in the prosecution of felony-level offenses related to Domestic Violence such as Aggravated Battery, Domestic Battery, False Imprisonment, Aggravated Stalking, and Firearm offenses.
    2. Involved serious domestic related cases with each case having a victim and can involve medical injuries, emotional injuries, involving families, and children.
    3. Prosecuted each case from the filing stage through to a trial or resolution.
    4. Determined what charges to file, appearing at all court hearings, attending and coordinating depositions, communicating with victims via meeting and on the telephone, and ensuring each case is attended to appropriately.
    5. Collaborated with fellow prosecutors, opposing counsel, public service agencies, and victims throughout each case to discuss legal issues, negotiations, and any other issue that may arise during the Prosecution.
    6. Prosecuted cases in both felony and misdemeanor divisions.
    7. Successfully tried both felony and misdemeanor jury trials ranging from Aggravated Assault with a Deadly Weapon to DUI.
    8. Argued dozens of motion hearings on diverse issues.
    9. Managed a full caseload while adhering to strict time limits for responsive discovery and filing decisions.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Juris Doctorate Of Law


Assistant State Attorney Resume

Summary : Litigation attorney with over twenty years of courtroom experience in both the civil and criminal arenas. Having a broad scope of legal expertise, the ability to adapt and excel in dynamic and stressful situations, and the ability to manage clients throughout the process ensures that cases are expeditiously and effectively resolved.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Legal Research, Oral Communication, Conflict Resolution, Advocacy, Negotiation, Client Relations, Interpersonal.

Description :

    1. Prosecuted cases ranging from misdemeanors to complex life felonies - including robbery, sexual battery, and murder.
    2. Actively participated in over 30 jury trials, including jury selection, opening statement, direct and cross-examination of both lay and expert witnesses, and closing arguments.
    3. Prepared law enforcement, victims, lay and expert witnesses for depositions and trials.
    4. Defended depositions of law enforcement, victims, lay and expert State witnesses.
    5. Deposed defense lay and expert witnesses.
    6. Researched constitutionality, legislative intent, and statutory interpretation of Florida Statutes, Rules of Procedure, and Administrative Rules.
    7. Drafted and litigated numerous discovery, evidentiary, trial, and post-conviction motions.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
BS In Law Enforcement

Assistant State Attorney Resume

Summary : Accomplished trial attorney who also has nine years of experience as an engineer for the Florida Department of Transportation. Proven ability to negotiate criminal matters with other attorneys and judges as well as experience negotiating contractual and permit issues as a Professional Engineer and Program Manager for the Florida Department of Transportation.

Skills : Fixed Annuity Sales, Seminars And Direct Mail, Public Speaking, Solo Law Practice.

Description :

    1. Carried a caseload of over 500 cases, including armed robberies, home invasions, sex crimes, and manslaughter cases.
    2. Conducted victim, witness, and officer interviews.
    3. Drafted legal memoranda, motions, plea contracts, and agreements.
    4. Participated in all aspects of litigation from case filing through bench and jury trials, including homicides.
    5. Prosecuted numerous probation violation hearings.
    6. Handled domestic violence cases involving aggravated stalking and violation of injunctions, as well as drug trafficking, aggravated batteries, lewd and lascivious acts, burglaries, firearm charges, grand thefts, and juvenile adjudications.
    7. Supervised and trained new and division attorneys.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
BA In Juris Doctor

Assistant State Attorney Resume

Objective : Aggressive, tenacious litigator who is confident both in the court room presenting arguments and drafting persuasive motions, leveraging exemplary negotiation techniques to maximize trial success.

Skills : Licensed Attorney, Good communication.

Description :

    1. Prosecuted both felony and misdemeanor criminal matters.
    2. Represented the State's interest at Civil Commitment hearings.
    3. Mentored teen court program for first time juvenile offenders.
    4. Conducted legal research, drafted pleading and motions, and presented cases at evidentiary hearings and trials.
    5. Took and defended depositions of witnesses.
    6. Led trial attorney in 25 jury trials and 10 non-jury trials.
    7. Effectively managed hundreds of cases from the initial investigations and witness interviews, through the discovery and motion process.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
M.S Of Business Administration

Assistant State Attorney Resume

Objective : Detail-oriented, conscientious and organized litigator with more than 15 years experience. Over 100 trials divided almost equally between defending and prosecuting criminal cases as well as 3 years prosecuting over 100 successful Medicaid fraud cases. Enjoy learning and challenging myself to constantly progress.

Skills : Legal Research, Teamwork, Interviewing, Presentation , Public Speaking.

Description :

    1. Assessed and evaluated each case from traffic infractions to Felonies.
    2. Ensured that each case is appropriately filed, witnesses, and evidence support the charges and then evaluates the strengths and weaknesses.
    3. Drafted Charging Documents, took and defended depositions, drafted Motions, and respond to Motions.
    4. Negotiated with opposing counsel, participated in daily calendar call,
    5. Reviewed cases and made filing decisions.
    6. Done extensive case law research to ensure legal arguments are supported by the most current and relevant decisions.
    7. Dealt professionally with opposing counsel and try to resolve cases.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
B,S in Legal

Assistant State Attorney Resume

Summary : Proactive Attorney with a strong work ethic and trial experience seeks an opportunity to negotiate, interact with clients, litigate, take depositions, interview and prepare witnesses, perform legal research, and analyze and draft legal documents.

Skills : Legal, Legal Research, MS Office, Management.

Description :

    1. Handled a caseload of more than 500 active cases in two misdemeanor divisions and a caseload of more than 100 active cases in one felony division.
    2. Conducted pre-filing investigations and was responsible for determinations to prosecute complaints and police reports.
    3. Prepared search warrants, conducted witness interviews, depositions, and legal research.
    4. Tried over 30 cases to verdict, over 25 of which consisted of jury trials.
    5. Experienced in both jury and bench trials all of which reached a verdict.
    6. Supervised and trained legal interns in domestic violence, juvenile, and felony unit.
    7. Experienced in preparing post-conviction responses and representing the state at post-conviction hearings.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Diploma in Justice

Assistant State Attorney Resume

Summary : Focus and Preparation are the keys to a successful transition into the utility and telecommunications field after years of running a real estate investment company and as an Assistant State Attorney for the State. Look to continue to expand development within the field of telecommunications.

Skills : Lawyer, Attorney, Criminal Sections.

Description :

    1. Represented the State in Jury Trials and in the prosecution of felony-level offenses related to Domestic Violence such as Aggravated Battery, Domestic Battery, False Imprisonment, Aggravated Stalking, and Firearm offenses.
    2. Involved in serious domestic related cases with each case having a victim and can involve medical injuries, emotional injuries, involving families, and children.
    3. Prosecuted each case from the filing stage through to a trial or resolution.
    4. Determined what charges to file, appearing at all court hearings, attending and coordinating depositions, communicating with victims via meeting and on the telephone, and ensuring each case is attended to appropriately.
    5. Collaborated with fellow prosecutors, opposing counsel, public service agencies, and victims throughout each case to discuss legal issues, negotiations, and any other issue that may arise during the Prosecution.
    6. Prosecuted cases in both felony and misdemeanor divisions.
    7. Successfully tried both felony and misdemeanor jury trials ranging from Aggravated Assault with a Deadly Weapon to DUI.
    8. Argued dozens of motion hearings on diverse issues.
    9. Managed a full caseload while adhering to strict time limits for responsive discovery and filing decisions.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Doctorate Of Law

Assistant State Attorney Resume

Objective : Over Eleven years of experience as a litigation attorney in high-pressure, large caseload, and deadline-driven offices. Energetic, pragmatic, and organized approach: Excellent time management skills and always eager and willing to assist, analyze, and interpret complex legal issues and skilled at managing difficult clients and assisting colleagues with similar concerns.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Managing difficult clients,Assisting colleagues.

Description :

    1. Experienced in the courtroom by successfully conducting jury trials, communicating to the jury in such a way they understand the facts of the case and apply it to the law for a guilty verdict.
    2. Effectively managed staff on a project management basis through assigning tasks and ensuring deadlines are met.
    3. Practiced exceptional writing skills through litigation and drafting legal motions, appellate briefs, and legal memorandums.
    4. Demonstrated a superior understanding of the law by analyzing and researching criminal issues.
    5. Led an effective discovery process by conducting and participating in depositions.
    6. Exhibited ability to produce significant levels of work product in a high pressure environment by maintaining a higher volume caseload then typical.
    7. Served as lead counsel on over 50 bench and jury trials in misdemeanor, juvenile and felony divisions ranging from traffic violations and DUI to sale of narcotics and kidnapping with a firearm.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
BS In Juris Doctor

Assistant State Attorney Resume

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

Skills : Motion writing and Oral argument, Trial procedure, knowledge of laws.

Description :

    1. Worked as a prosecutor trying cases before both jury and the bench.
    2. Handled all aspects of trial preparation and trial work including discovery and appellate work.
    3. Prosecuted criminal cases (Traffic, DUI, and Domestic Violence).
    4. Gathered facts and analyzed cases to determine whether the defendant's conduct, as applied to the statutes, consisted of a violation of the same.
    5. Advised division chief regarding the validity of charges brought and appropriateness of prosecution.
    6. Prosecuted law enforcement officers based on unprofessional conduct in the field.
    7. Prepared and tried various felony and misdemeanor cases for 30+ jury trials and approximately 200 non-jury trials.
    Years of Experience
    Experience
    2-5 Years
    Experience Level
    Level
    Junior
    Education
    Education
    GED