Certified Law Clerk Resume Samples

A Certified Law Clerk assists judges in making informed legal decisions. Some of the job duties associated with the role are listed on the Certified Law Clerk Resume as – researching the relevant legal materials and information to aid in making decisions, speaking with various court staff to understand and clarify information, preparing the documentation of legal proceedings, preparing various legal documents, and performing research and identifying implications for cases from legal precedents or other legal information.

Eligible candidates normally have a law degree. In addition to education and other requirements, the candidates are expected to possess additional skills in the following forms – high researching skills, strong writing abilities, the ability to draft concise, well-researched opinions, bench memorandum, and other legal documents; the ability to assimilate complex case and statutory law; and solid knowledge of diverse areas of the law, and jurisdictional rules, and the court systems.

Certified Law Clerk Resume example

Certified Law Clerk Resume

Objective : Proven immigration advocate providing favorable results for over ten years. Possess a well-rounded background in employment-based, family-based, and deportation defense. Provide thorough, well-considered, client-centered options to determine the best course of action for each client. Focusing on expanding my knowledge to gain further experience and expertise in immigration law.

Skills : Legal Research, Legal Writing, Customer Service, Office Management, Translation.

Certified Law Clerk Resume Model

Description :

  1. Conducted misdemeanour trial for possession of a controlled substance; methamphetamine.
  2. Prepared and conducted multiple preliminary hearings in court.
  3. Wrote Serna Motions to Dismiss for Lack of Speedy Trial/Due Process.
  4. Wrote and argued oppositions to Penal Code Section 1538.5 Motion to Suppress Evidence based on the following: traffic stops for tinted windows, detainment, arrest, and search and seizure.
  5. Wrote an opposition to a Motion for Inadequate Immigration Warnings and Ineffective Assistance of Counsel.
  6. Assisted attorneys in homicide cases.
  7. Observed, assisted, and handled misdemeanor calendars.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BA In Juris Doctor


Certified Law Clerk Resume

Objective : Attorney licensed to practice in federal district court, California state courts and the United States Tax Court; LLM in taxation with a solid background in all matters of tax controversy and audit representation; Aggressive oral and written advocacy, negotiation and time management skills, and quick thinker with a natural ability to excel in novel situations and fast-paced environments.

Skills : Legal Research, Legal Writing, Drafting Motions, Litigation.

Certified Law Clerk Resume Sample

Description :

  1. Assisted supervising attorney with drafting motions, including motions to suppress, motions to dismiss complaints, motion to conceal grand jury transcripts, motions opposing bail increases, and expungement/reduction motions.
  2. Successfully represented a client on two reductions motions in court.
  3. Drafted a successful motion opposing bail increase.
  4. Drafted a successful motion to seal grand jury transcripts.
  5. Used Research, writing, client-interaction, argument, organization, prioritizing tasks.
  6. Conducted client interviews to obtain key information for representation.
  7. Listened to 911 and Inmate Calls.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
GED


Certified Law Clerk Resume

Objective : Exceptionally motivated self-starter and creative problem-solver who works diligently and loves a challenge, Highly flexible and adaptable performer; adept at multi-tasking and thriving in a fast-paced environment in a professional manner, Results-driven achiever and effective team leader with strong interpersonal skills.

Skills : Microsoft Office, INSZoom Database.

Certified Law Clerk Resume Model

Description :

  1. Argued motions in court for both misdemeanor and felony cases.
  2. Argued preliminary trials in court.
  3. Prepared sentencing dispositions to present to opposing counsel on individual cases.
  4. Assisted supervising district attorneys during trial, including preparation of trial folders, transcripts, and developing direct and cross examinations.
  5. Prepared written responses to motions filed by opposing counsel.
  6. Handled all relevant discovery matters for cases.
  7. Researched specific issues in criminal law at the request of attorneys utilizing LexisNexis.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
MS

Certified Law Clerk Resume

Headline : Highly qualified Certified Law Clerk 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 : Researching, MS Office, Supervising.

Certified Law Clerk Resume Model

Description :

  1. Wrote objective memos for specific issues in criminal law for requesting attorneys.
  2. Wrote legal memoranda and various motions concerning annulments, contempt proceedings, spousal support and custody.
  3. Reviewed and analyzed case files to help assist Deputy District Attorney's in handling cases.
  4. Interviewed witnesses including law enforcement officials.
  5. Argued pre-trial Motion in limine regarding police officer witness credibility, leading to the dismissal of misdemeanor drug offense charge.
  6. Attended Court appearances with supervising attorney in Juvenile, Misdemeanor, and Felony criminal matters.
  7. Assisted with drafting Motions to Dismiss criminal charges, Motions in limine, Opposition Papers in response to Motions to Dismiss and Motions for Summary Judgment in 42 U.S.C.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
MS

Certified Law Clerk Resume

Objective : Certified Law Clerk with 4 years of experience in Representing indigent clients in criminal matters in court at arraignment, probation hearings, Representing client in trial on misdemeanor charges, Negotiating plea bargains Drafted and argued motions before the court, Representing the People of the State of California in court on Preliminary Hearings, Suppression Motions and on a variety of other matters in both.

Skills : Excel, Microsoft Office, Powerpoint, Microsoft Office Suite, LexisNexis, Westlaw.

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Description :

  1. Reviewed and analyzed criminal reports including police reports, toxicology reports, DMV reports, and public advisements and used V2 and Star systems to check criminal backgrounds and conducted investigations into criminal reports with specific focus on finding victims and witnesses.
  2. Conducted research for and drafted motions: P.C.
  3. Assisted in the filing of charges and prepared 22 Motions for argument on Motions Day, including both Serna Motions and Motions to Suppress.
  4. Argued and successfully won two Oppositions to Motions to Suppress by conducting both direct and cross examination of a police officer, direct and cross examination of a Defendant, and direct and cross examination of a witness to the crime before presenting my argument to the Judge and also argued one Serna Motion in court.
  5. Prepared and ran the calendar in court for two days, including: handling of discovery, communicating with witnesses and victims, meeting with the Judge, working with public defenders to create conditional pleas.
  6. Assisted with trial, mediation and sentencing preparation, and assisted during misdemeanor and felony trial jury selections.
  7. Attended client interviews, depositions, arraignments, and settlement conferences.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
GED

Certified Law Clerk Resume

Objective : As a Certified Law Clerk, responsible for Handling all appearances for supervisor, Writing and arguing Motions to Dismiss pursuant to PC 995, arguing Motions to Suppress pursuant to PC 1538.5, Drafting petition for review to California Supreme Court, Conducting preliminary and restitution hearings.

Skills : Westlaw, LexisNexis, Access, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, Word, Microsoft Works, Corel WordPerfect, Adobe Photoshop, Legal Forms And Time Matters.

Certified Law Clerk Resume Sample

Description :

  1. Assisted counsel in the trials of alleged criminals, including writing motions on their behalf, pleading in judge's chambers and creating and executing a proper defense before, during and after trial.
  2. Counseled alleged criminals in office, jail and prison.
  3. Researched issues such as whether gang enhancements may be inconsistent and whether taking a plea can create an estoppel issue.
  4. Researched cases dealing with factual and procedural issues for a motion to suppress evidence.
  5. Interviewed alleged criminals and counseled them on their legal rights.
  6. Learned the inner workings of the judicial process for the arrest, incarceration and conviction of alleged criminals.
  7. Received certification after my externship in order to argue a motion to suppress in front of a judge.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BA In Juris Doctor

Certified Law Clerk Resume

Summary : Certified Law Clerk with 8 years of experience in Composing and argued various motions for both misdemeanour and felony matters Conducted legal research on various criminal law issues, Researching, composing, and arguing numerous motions for felony narcotic cases Represented the prosecution in felony preliminary hearings, including, Assisting attorneys with research in civil litigation matters such as personal injury, medical malpractice,bad faith insurance, wrongful death.

Skills : Draft and Review Contracts, Settlement Negotiations, Prepare Pleadings and Motions, Interview Witnesses, Legal Research.

Certified Law Clerk Resume Model

Description :

  1. Appeared on the record on the following matters: violation of probation, driving with suspended license, outstanding warrants issues, and hit and run cases.
  2. Drafted and argued five motions to reduce felony charges to a misdemeanor.
  3. Sat second chair on a DUI trial, interviewed clients, memo to attorney regarding private jails and immigration consequences, researched immigration consequences for multiple DUI charges.
  4. Applied layering skills such as interviewing and counselings; fact investigation; legal research and writing; oral advocacy and negotiation.
  5. Appeared on the record for pretrial conferences, trial, and the sentencing phase.
  6. Performed direct examination of various witnesses.
  7. Observed and participated in client interviews and case strategy meetings.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Diploma In Juris Doctorate

Certified Law Clerk Resume

Headline : Certified Law Clerk provides the legal support for the Compliance Program, which includes both internal and external compliance programs.

Skills : <div>Knowledge of compliance laws, Good interpersonal skills.</div>

Certified Law Clerk Resume Example

Description :

  1. Developed all compliance related documentation, including but not limited to operating agreement, training materials, and regulations.
  2. Prepared all required documents for all internal and external audits, as well as preparing all official filings.
  3. Developed internal audit reports.
  4. Facilitated meetings with outside auditors to discuss issues and prepare for audits.
  5. Prepared all required reports, including those related to internal audit issues and those submitted by external auditors.
  6. Coding studies and the preparation of technical documentation (e.g., security policies).
  7. Attended regularly scheduled training classes on compliance topics.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
MS

Certified Law Clerk Resume

Objective : Entry level attorney with over two years of trial experience. Argued on the record in appellate and state court. Wrote numerous motions on complex issues. Published novel legal concept in the nation's premier Dispute Resolution Law Journal. Self-managed projects involving over two hundred people. Handled substantial case loads. Ranked at top of class at the Pepperdine University, School of Law.

Skills : Proficient in Microsoft Office, Court Management, Sanctions, Regulatory Compliance.

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Description :

  1. Argued Motions to Suppress and Motions to Vacate Conviction.
  2. Performed probation violation hearing.
  3. Prepared and conducted preliminary hearings.
  4. Appeared on record for various matters.
  5. Observed and participated in case strategy meetings.
  6. Coordinated and participated in witness and victim interviews.
  7. Conducted preliminary hearings and pre-trial motions with the assistance of a supervising attorney.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
MS

Certified Law Clerk Resume

Summary : Certified Law Clerk is responsible for Representing and counselling indigent clients in misdemeanour and domestic violence cases Prepared plea forms and reviewed them thoroughly with clients, Representing detained non-citizen in bond hearing before the Los Angeles Immigration Court Prepared client for direct and cross examination.

Skills : Compliance, Risk Management, Financial Crimes, Terrorism Financing, Anti-Money Laundering.

Certified Law Clerk Resume Format

Description :

  1. Placed on advanced-track for 10-week internship out of 30 law students, taking on 1-2 bench trials per week for 10-weeks.
  2. Won trial competition amongst other interns to win permanent job offer upon graduation.
  3. Managed ongoing short-term cases involving all levels of juvenile crimes.
  4. Handled all discovery motions, prepared witnesses, and independently adjudicated cases for the Commonwealth.
  5. Researched and recommended Mental Health, Social Services, Foster Care, Substance Abuse, Career Services, and Law Enforcement resources to support juvenile defendants' rehabilitation and recovery.
  6. Led case law training sessions for Pasadena police officers during daily briefings.
  7. Researched and wrote memorandum on criminal law and penitentiary issues.
      Years of Experience
      Experience
      10+ Years
      Experience Level
      Level
      Senior
      Education
      Education
      Bachelor's