Attorney Advisor Resume Samples

An Attorney-Advisor works closely with government officials and helps them understand pending laws that affect the agencies, or towards the responsibility for implementation and enforcement. Roles and responsibilities typically listed on the Attorney Advisor Resume are – determining the regulations needed to enact the intent of the law, recommending ways to alter agencies’ current policies, considering the policies needed to ensure that agencies’ operations and practices adhere to the new legislation; rendering advice on issues relating to the agencies; discussing legal ways, participating in diplomatic conferences and addressing issues relating to the economic, environment and international business.

The ideal candidate for this role should possess the following skills – the ability to research intricate legal issues, knowledge of complex laws and understanding their implications; advanced analytical skills, the ability to offer legal analysis to non-legal experts, and deep knowledge of the governing federal laws. A Law degree is commonplace among job applicants.

Attorney Advisor Resume example

Attorney Advisor Resume

Summary : Responsible for Drafting answers to unfair labor practice complaints presented before the District of Columbia Public Employee Relations Board (PERB); drafting pre-hearing motions in cases before PERB and before labor arbitrators; draft post-hearing briefs in cases before PERB and before labor arbitrators, file appeal requests and appellate briefs with PERB and occasionally, with D.C.

Skills : Negotiation, ADR, Litigation, Drafting.

Description :

    1. Assisted legal office as the Acting Branch Chief for the Fighter Bomber Branch, providing leadership and, when needed, aiding other branch attorneys in providing quality legal advice to the clients.
    2. Participated in litigation activities.
    3. Drafted Agency determinations, proposed regulations, and Federal Register notices.
    4. Performed negotiation and informal dispute resolution.
    5. Prepared, reviewed or coordinated legislative and litigation reports; drafting proposed legislation and Executive Orders.
    6. Performed research on potential and real areas of concern and preparing memoranda on complex factual and legal issues.
    7. Collaborated creatively and diplomatically with agency employees to identify and resolve issues with ethical implications.
                Years of Experience
                Experience
                10+ Years
                Experience Level
                Level
                Senior
                Education
                Education
                Masters In Law


                Attorney Advisor Resume

                Summary : As an Attorney Advisor, responsible for developing and maintaining close working relationships with CFPB offices and stakeholders responsible for the supervision, data analytics research, regulations, policy, innovation, data science, and enforcement as well as with other federal and state supervisory and enforcement agencies.

                Skills : Microsoft, Spanish Native.

                Description :

                  1. Provided legal advice to Mexican Companies exploring investment opportunities in the U.S.
                  2. Promoted key partnerships between top leaders companies in the oil and gas logistical industry, Grupo UNNE (Mexico) Exxon, Hunt and Pemex).
                  3. Reviewed and evaluated evidence related to claimants' applications for disability.
                  4. Conducted research and applied the rules and regulations of the Social Security Administration to draft legally defensible disability decisions for Administrative Law Judges.
                  5. Advised/assisted Administrative Law Judges on regulatory compliance, evidentiary, and post-hearing matters.
                  6. Led a training session on the proper procedure for submitting evidence.
                  7. Provided a similarly wide range of acquisition law expertise to the Predator/Reaper Program Office and the Global Hawk Program Offices to ensure the Air Force's requirements are met on these high-demand systems.
                Years of Experience
                Experience
                10+ Years
                Experience Level
                Level
                Senior
                Education
                Education
                Master's


                Attorney Advisor Resume

                Summary : Energetic, team-focused attorney with a wealth of legal experience in criminal, labor, antitrust, legislation and policy matters. Motivated self-starter with experience in advising on educational and youth-related legal matters, serving as a consultant for a local non-profit that works with juvenile offenders in the metropolitan area.

                Skills : Windows operating systems, Office machines, Outlook, PowerPoint.

                Description :

                  1. Reviewed District of Columbia municipal statutes and regulations, along with federal statutes and regulations related to labor and employment law.
                  2. Reviewed municipal and federal case law including decisions issued by the District of Columbia Public Employee Relations Board, the District of Columbia Superior Court, the District of Columbia Court of Appeals, Federal District courts, Federal Circuit courts and the U.S.
                  3. Synthesized legislation and court precedents on issues related to labor relations to determine the existing state of labor law in the District of Columbia.
                  4. Evaluated proposed and new legislation.
                  5. Reviewed unfair labor practice complaints and grievances filed by unions against District of Columbia government agencies.
                  6. Drafted legislation to be submitted to the District of Columbia City Council on matters concerning labor relations.
                  1. Represented the Center before the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC), Merit Systems Protection Board (MSPB), Federal Labor Relations Authority (FLRA), and Federal Services Impass Panel (FSIP).
                Years of Experience
                Experience
                10+ Years
                Experience Level
                Level
                Senior
                Education
                Education
                GED

                Attorney Advisor Resume

                Summary : An Attorney Advisor who has extensive experience in the practice of labor law. Seeking relocation to Las Vegas, Nevada to work in a labor union as a union representative/business agent or in-house counsel. I have represented unions for over fifteen (15) years. Experience includes representing the Teamsters in the District of Columbia.

                Skills : Adobe Pro, MS Office Suite, FOIAXpress, EDiscovery Platforms.

                Description :

                  1. Independently reviewed, analyzed, and conducted a technical evaluation of appeals, and supporting evidentiary documents, for federal benefits.
                  2. Identified legal issues, analyzed evidence included in case files, researched federal law, and resolved procedural and substantive issues related to the veteran's case.
                  3. Assessed the evidence to determine whether more evidence was required in order to draft a comprehensive decision.
                  4. Drafted detailed, concise directives instructing other agencies to undertake in-depth evidentiary investigations to ensure a complete case file.
                  5. Applied the laws and regulations pertaining to Veterans' benefits to the facts of individual cases.
                  6. Drafted legally sound appellate decisions for review and signature by Administrative Law Judges.
                  7. Identified, reviewed and produced documents related to FOIA and Privacy Act requests.
                Years of Experience
                Experience
                10+ Years
                Experience Level
                Level
                Senior
                Education
                Education
                BS

                Attorney Advisor Resume

                Objective : Responsible for Preparing for and represents the AF and its legal interests in correspondence, meetings, negotiations, and judicial and administrative hearings, involving federal, state, and local officials, parties with adverse interests, and commercial entities.

                Skills : Administrative, Written Communication, Legal Research.

                Description :

                  1. Provided legal counsel research, counseling, and written memoranda to resolve clients' legal and regulatory questions.
                  2. Resolved legal uncertainties, improved collaboration with outside agencies and government grantees, and proactively identified training and improvement needs within the agency.
                  3. Coordinated disaster recovery efforts in New York during Hurricane Sandy.
                  4. Wrote determination in a fair housing investigation, leading to a clear and concise document charged in court.
                  5. Identified Department's need for training regarding the Olmstead/Community Integration policy changes; developed engaging, interactive training presented training to over 300 people, including HUD employees and local/state government grantees.
                  6. Led and managed Hurricane Sandy disaster recovery team, providing support, organization, and direction to assist hurricane survivors to obtain resources.
                  7. Coordinated with team leaders from FEMA, encouraging intra-agency data sharing and cooperation.
                Years of Experience
                Experience
                2-5 Years
                Experience Level
                Level
                Executive
                Education
                Education
                Diploma

                Attorney Advisor Resume

                Summary : Admitted to practice in Arizona, Pennsylvania, and Massachusetts. Legal counsel for Family freelance book indexing business located in Phoenix, Arizona. Civil litigation practice experience with 6+ years specializing in construction, employment, appellate, and insurance coverage and defense matters. Bar Association Executive Board experience.

                Skills : Civil Litigation, Discovery, Legal Research, Basic Estate Plan Drafting.

                Description :

                  1. Committed to fostering economic growth by providing assistance to small businesses.
                  2. Advised staff on the interpretation and application of agency regulations, as well as state and federal laws, regarding commercial and residential federal disaster loans.
                  3. Drafted legal opinions on reports on specific state issues, including lawsuits, lease agreements, and contracts.
                  4. Reviewed and corrected corporation documents to ensure compliance with state and government requirements.
                  5. Established and maintained relationships with clients who were victims of natural disasters.
                  6. Guided and assisted clients through the process to obtain federally funded assistance.
                  7. Trained attorneys on review protocol of government loans to ensure compliance with federal requirements, resulting in quicker decisions on approval or denial of loans.
                Years of Experience
                Experience
                7-10 Years
                Experience Level
                Level
                Management
                Education
                Education
                GED

                Attorney Advisor Resume

                Headline : Responsible for providing legal assistance to active duty military, dependents, eligible Department of Defense (DoD) civilians, retirees, and other DoD cardholders, consistent with Air Force Instructions (AFIs) and legal office policy.

                Skills : Project Management, Training, Systems Integration.

                Description :

                  1. Reviewed and evaluated the evidence in the Veteran's claims folder.
                  2. Prepared appellate decisions in written form.
                  3. Applied laws administered by the VA to the facts in the individual cases.
                  4. Conducted research on legal and medical questions encountered in case review.
                  5. Drafted legal briefs outlining the facts at issue and provide recommendations for appropriate actions.
                  6. Used Legal research and writing.
                  7. Supervised paralegals in reviewing and correcting corporate documents to ensure compliance with state and federal requirements.
                Years of Experience
                Experience
                5-7 Years
                Experience Level
                Level
                Executive
                Education
                Education
                GED

                Attorney Advisor Resume

                Headline : Attorney Advisor with demonstrated leadership managing complex implementations through all phases of the project life cycle. Extensive client-facing experience with a keen understanding of critical business drivers. Highly skilled at working with clients to analyze business requirements and develop successful implementation solutions.

                Skills : Legal research and writing, Analyzing complex information.

                Description :

                  1. Assisted individuals and business across the nation in fulfilling all SBA loan requirements to receive loan funds to repair physical and economic damage brought by disasters.
                  2. Reviewed completed loan documents and evidence of property insurance.
                  3. Provided written legal opinions on mortgages, title searches, and leases.
                  4. Maintained borrower contacts and relationships with the SBA (normally over 100 borrow contacts maintained at any given time).
                  5. Utilized the Disaster Credit Management System (DCMS) and the National Emergency Management Information System (NEMIS) software.
                  6. Government security clearance pending as of last date of employment; may or may not be completed and approved at this time.
                  7. Laid off when the SBA downsized approximately 80% of its staff at this location.
                Years of Experience
                Experience
                5-7 Years
                Experience Level
                Level
                Executive
                Education
                Education
                Juris Doctor In Law

                Attorney Advisor Resume

                Objective : Highly qualified Attorney Advisor 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 : Westlaw, LexisNexis, Veteran's Law, Social Security Law.

                Description :

                  1. Represented the agency in litigation, adjudicating administrative claims and appeals, and recommending decisions that represent the official opinion of the agency regarding policy and agency actions.
                  2. Assisted the Department of Justice in preparing arguments and drafted documents such as litigation reports for lawsuits against the agency.
                  3. Negotiated tort claims against the agency.
                  4. Expertise concerning planning, recommending, interpreting, and applying overall policy.
                  5. Reviewed regulations and rendered advice on application.
                  6. Researched and wrote legal opinions and memos regarding consumer protection violations by HHG motor carriers.
                  7. Pointed of contact for all DOT agencies on Department-wide hazmat policy initiative for transportation carriers.
                Years of Experience
                Experience
                2-5 Years
                Experience Level
                Level
                Executive
                Education
                Education
                G.E.D

                Attorney Advisor Resume

                Summary : Responsible for Providing legal and subject matter expertise, policy expertise, project management, and legal services in fair lending law in the most complex and sensitive consumer compliance examinations, consumer complaint investigations, consumer compliance investigations, and enforcement actions.

                Skills : Advising Skills, Attorney.

                Description :

                  1. Counseled on major acquisition programs and source selections.
                  2. Widely respected acquisition law expert with experience handling multiple clients while maintaining a wide network in both legal and contract areas.
                  3. Provided timely, accurate, and reasonable legal advice to clients creating a much-needed positive image of the Air Force Materiel Command Law Office at Wright-Patterson and in the wider DoD acquisition law community.
                  4. Currently provided wide-range of legal representation and business counsel to both the widely publicized KC-46A Tanker Recapitalization Program as it works to replace the aging Air Force Tanker Fleet with a new maintenance concept and to the F-15 Program Office as it procures additional aircraft and performs aircraft modernization for the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
                  5. Additionally acted as a mentor to the other attorneys in the Fighter Bomber Branch.
                  6. Recently assisted with both the well-publicized termination of the production of the Air Force's F-22 Fighter Program and the Oxygen Generation Problems on the same weapon platform.
                  7. Provided legal advice, perform legal research, prepare legal documentation, and provide policy recommendations.
                Years of Experience
                Experience
                10+ Years
                Experience Level
                Level
                Senior
                Education
                Education
                Masters In Law