Hearing Officer Resume Samples

A Hearing Officer applies the law by overseeing the legal processes that happen in the courts. The job description entails conducting pretrial hearings; solving administrative disputes; issuing legal decisions; and facilitating negotiations between opposing parties. Core duties seen on the Hearing Officer Resume include – researching legal issues; reading and evaluating information from documents such as motions, records, and claim applications; presiding over hearings and listening to and reading arguments; determining if the information presented supports the charge and claims; and deciding if the conducted procedures are as per the law and rules.

To work at this capacity, the following skills are needed – strong writing skills; passion and interest in serving, counseling, and teaching; the ability to apply rules of the law; decision-making skills; reading skills; and the ability to understand the situations properly and write their decisions. A Law degree and a law license are compulsory to enter this occupation.

 

Hearing Officer Resume example

Hearing Officer Resume

Objective : As a Hearing Officer, responsible for conducting telephone hearings and issuing timely written decisions in accordance with Federal guidelines.

Skills : Documentary Evidence,  Administrative Skills, Communication Skills.

Description :

    1. Rendered a decision based on evidence, facts, and testimonies pursuant to COMAR and MPC regulations and laws that govern the State.
    2. Conducted in-person, telephone, and video hearings involving private attorneys, the Assistant Attorneys General, County Attorneys, Assistant Public Defenders, and pro se litigants.
    3. Traveled throughout the State to conduct hearings at a variety of locations, including psychiatric facilities and correctional facilities, etc.
    4. Conducted research into applicable law, including statutes, ordinances, regulations, the State and federal constitutions, and agency/departmental policy.
    5. Ruled on objections at hearings, including evidentiary objections.
    6. Evaluated and analyzed evidence, such as complex medical and other scientific evidence and the credibility of witnesses, including expert witnesses.
    7. Ensured the fair conduct of hearings, and conducted mediations and settlement conferences and Draft Settlement/agreements.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Masters In CSS


Hearing Officer Resume

Summary : Hearing Officer with 2+ years of experience in conducting various types of appeal hearings and reconsideration reviews, including reconsideration reviews of adverse determinations by the Division of Health

Skills : Writing Skills, Critical Thinking, Discipline Hearing.

Description :

    1. Prepared written decisions that contain findings of fact, analysis, and a conclusion.
    2. Reviewed decisions of less experienced hearing officers and provided training on the new computer system that was implemented.
    3. Presented the ethics law to department officials and employees in training sessions.
    4. Provided in-house counsel to the Office of Urban Development, Office of Technology, Office of Housing and Community Partnerships, and Division of Minority Business Development.
    5. Assisted taxpayers in filing appeals of property tax valuations. Screen appeals. Preside over formal hearings of appeals Draft decisions based.
    6. Conducted Administrative Hearings, completed recommendations, and findings, apply ORC and OAC laws, regulations, and procedures.
    7. Organized due diligence in preparation for discipline hearings.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
MBA


Hearing Officer Resume

Summary : Hearing Officer with 2+ years of experience in Conducting institutional disciplinary hearings and imposing appropriate sanctions for inmate misconduct incidents following pre-established rules and guidelines. and also preparing reports with recommendations to the Unit Disciplinary Committee (UDC) or facility management.

Skills : Litigation Attorney, Document Drafting, Critical Thinking.

Description :

    1. Conducted administrative hearings in a quasi-judicial role.
    2. Analyzed data, interviewed incident witnesses, investigate and reviewed the evidence, issued sanctions as necessary.
    3. Conducted a fair and impartial hearing, taking all necessary action to avoid delay in the disposition of proceedings.
    4. Interpreted state laws, federal laws, local laws, and organizational policy to make time-critical decisions with legal, civil, and community safety impact.
    5. Managed risk and facilitated quality assurance.
    6. Served as an on-call consultant to area staff on hearing preparation and corrective action.
    7. Created and delivered curriculum to train staff statewide on the new process.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Master In Legal

Hearing Officer Resume

Summary : As a Hearing Officer, conduct and adjudicate administrative hearings, including Implied Consent Act hearings and Motor Vehicle Code hearings, and other hearing types as assigned. Maintaining a complete record of the proceeding, and controlling the conduct of the litigants to ensure a fair and orderly hearing process.

Skills : Critical-thinking, Decision-Making Skills, State Regulations.

Description :

    1. Rendered a decision based on evidence, facts, and testimonies pursuant to COMAR and MPC regulations and laws.
    2. Conducted in-person, telephone, and video hearings involving private attorneys, the Assistant Attorneys General, County Attorneys, Assistant Public Defenders, and pro se litigants.
    3. Traveled throughout the State to conduct hearings at a variety of locations, including psychiatric facilities and correctional facilities, etc.
    4. Conducted research into applicable law, including statutes, ordinances, regulations, the State and federal constitutions, and agency/departmental policy.
    5. Ruled on objections at hearings, including evidentiary objections.
    6. Evaluated and analyzed evidence, such as complex medical and other scientific evidence and the credibility of witnesses, including expert witnesses.
    7. Ensured the fair conduct of hearings, and conducted mediations and settlement conferences and Drafted Settlement/agreements.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Masters In CSS

Hearing Officer Resume

Summary : As a Hearing Officer, responsible for conducting hearings on grievances & to advise the panel of the committee hearing the appeal on legal and procedural matters when the parties are represented by counsel.

Skills : Decision-Making Skills, Listening skills, Conduct Hearing.

Description :

    1. Researched and wrote support opinions.
    2. Sent or responded to correspondence and scheduling matters.
    3. Conducted preliminary conferences with counsel.
    4. Presided over settlement conferences with counsel.
    5. Attended monthly staff meetings with the Family Court Judges and Family Court Administrator.
    6. Attended meetings and supervise clerical support staff.
    7. Performed other duties, tasks, and special projects, as required.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Masters Of Computer Science In Software Engineering And Computer Systems Security

Hearing Officer Resume

Summary : As a Hearing Officer, responsible for planning, scheduling, and conducting administrative hearings in accordance with state and federal law to ensure all parties are treated fairly. and also Involving extensive study of cases.

Skills : Legal Research, Critical-Thinking, Counsel.

Description :

    1. Researched precedent case histories and statutes.
    2. Evaluated evidence and documents to adjudicate the final Board of Revision property value assessment.
    3. Personally responded to the Board Administrator's request for computer complaint entry, which was a statutory time limitation for the completion of the task.
    4. Developed workshops for the district to help raise graduation rates.
    5. Ensured due process was afforded to each inmate making swift, fair, impartial, and non-retaliatory decisions consistent with policy.
    6. Composed well-supported decisions with tact and clarity using case-specific, relevant facts and applicable rules, laws, regulations, and policies.
    7. Provided overview and training of the appeal process to internal and external partners.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Associate of Legal

Hearing Officer Resume

Summary : Talent for quickly mastering new assignments -recently held five positions simultaneously. Possessed great communication skills as well as being flexible and versatile. Performed great under pressure. Have an outstanding record for meeting deadlines and ensures that all work is submitted in a timely manner. Acquired pride in my skills and always strive to excel in every facet of the job.

Skills : Management, State Regulations, Conduct Hearings.

Description :

    1. Determined eligibility for all programs, review cases for accuracy, follow up to ensure changes have been completed.
    2. Prepared Summaries for State Hearings, review State Hearing Decisions and complete State Hearing Compliances as needed.
    3. Researched and determined eligibility using the Ohio Revised Code, Cash, Food Stamps, Medicaid, Child Care, State Hearing and Long Term Care Eligibility Manuals.
    4. Resolved issues with clients, authorized representatives, Guardians, Attorneys, and vendors.
    5. Worked for 4 years as a HCBS Waiver Case Manger working with Summit DD to determine eligibility and resolve eligibility issues.
    6. Experienced working with group homes and various agencies that work with individuals with developmental disabilities.
    7. Provided information regarding services in the community that are available.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Master In Education

Hearing Officer Resume

Summary : Over 2 years of strong experience as a Hearing Officer. Effective communication skills, and comfortable interacting with all groups in an organization. Good at multi-tasking and prioritizing. Adept in analyzing problems, then formulating solutions. Expert in making quick and sudden decisions. 

Skills : MS Office, Counsel, Management, Communication Skills.

Description :

    1. Conducted hearings on inmate grievances and disciplinary actions in a timely manner, ensuring policy and procedure were adhered to.
    2. Assisted Unit Commander in administrative and budget matters.
    3. Appointed as team leader, often reviewing documents submitted by other hearing officers, ensuring accuracy and completeness of documents as per policy and procedure.
    4. Advised and briefed command staff on daily activities and pertinent issues regarding the unit to ensure staff performed their duties as mandated by policy and procedure, and State and Federal Court guidelines.
    5. Prepared statistical data and generated monthly reports for Command Staff for seven jails.
    6. Successfully monitored data entry pertaining to the unit ensuring less than 2% error rating made.
    7. Assured detention officer cadets were trained on the proper steps when responding to inmate grievances and appropriate writing techniques when writing inmate disciplinary action reports.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
BS In Criminal Justice

Hearing Officer Resume

Summary : Hardworking, organized & analytical professional with a proven background delivering sensible business technology solutions on time and under budget while working as a team member or team leader. Exceptional law judge and problem-solving skills. Expert communicator and fluent in speaking and translating technical.

Skills : Unemployment Claims, Legal Documents, Document Review Using Relativity, E-Discovery.

Description :

    1. Handled all areas of law in Juvenile Court -- Criminal and Civil Cases Hearing Officer for all delinquency, unruly, traffic, visitation, custody cases, and truancy cases.
    2. Established procedures and policies to ensure the most efficient routing of all cases including a new filing system.
    3. Established policies and was the liaison between the Court and lawyers and Guardians ad Litem including court appointments.
    4. Established policies and was the liaison between the Court and Ashtabula County School Districts to establish school truancy procedures including Truancy Court.
    5. Assisted with court personnel issues including reviewing appropriate candidates, hiring, training staff for in and out-of-court duties, and position review.
    6. Prepared and conducted hearings to discover pertinent facts bearing on the claim in accordance with federal and state laws and procedures.
    7. Rendered decisions affirming or denying the previous ruling, based on hearing testimony, claim record, applicable provisions of law, and established.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
BS In Juris Doctorate

Hearing Officer Resume

Objective : Results-driven, achievement-oriented, and self-directed Hearing Officer professional, highly effective diagnosing key issues and solving complex operational problems within multi-agency & rapidly growing fast-paced enterprise environments. 

Skills : Litigation, Legal Research, Legal Writing, Drafting Court Documents, Filing Court Documents In Both State And Federal Court, Clerical Work.

Description :

    1. Served as a hearing officer in matters pertaining to denial of public housing based on various reasons.
    2. Rendered written decisions based on HUD regulation, housing authority policy, information, facts, and evidence received from representatives of.
    3. Provided Hearing Office staff with necessary student cumulative files for the purposes of contacting families for the hearing process.
    4. Communicated hearing process and procedures to families.
    5. Coordinated staff for the purposes of interpreting for non or limited English-speaking families.
    6. Conducted numerous hearings to adjudicate transit infractions and rendered written decisions.
    7. Served on appeals board to review decisions of other hearing officers.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
BA In Juris Doctor