Legal Advisor Resume Samples

A Legal Advisor provides legal assistance, support, and advice to clients. The job description entails organizing legal activities and drafting legal documents. A well-drafted Legal Advisor Resume mentions the following duties – conducting legal analysis and researching legal matters; drafting legal opinions, briefing documents, and memoranda; reviewing legal materials; formulating formalities regarding the settlement of disputes; monitoring the implementation of the legal clauses and providing advice on all legal matters.

To be successful in this career, the person should demonstrate excellent writing, research, and analytical skills. The ability to make good judgments and the ability to work well as a team member is crucial. Ultimately, to excel in this career, strong communication skills, the ability to manage several workloads and the ability to remain current with the latest changes in the law is mandatory. A bachelor’s degree in law along with experience in the law field is mandatory.

Legal Advisor Resume example

Legal Advisor Resume

Objective : Enthusiastic legal professional versed in Commercial/Banking and Property areas of practice, with more than 10 years in legal assistance. With exposure in the shipping, banking, transport, and maritime industry, comfortable in the array of issues.

Skills : Administrative Skills, Report Writing, Property Management, Portfolio Management.

Description :

    1. Conducted employment verifications and investigations.
    2. Developed and enforced company policy and procedures relating to all phases of human resources activity.
    3. Researched and analyzed land development issues and ownership rights and conservation controversies.
    4. Developed strategies and arguments in preparation for the presentation of cases.
    5. Interpreted laws, rulings, and regulations for individuals and businesses using the port.
    6. Analyzed probable outcomes of cases using knowledge of legal precedents.
    7. Worked with management and staff to resolve pre-litigation disputes.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Professional Diploma


Legal Advisor Resume

Summary : As a hard-working, self-motivated, and independent professional who is willing to take challenging jobs in areas of legal research, seeking full-time or part-time employment to apply experience and further develop skills to maximize expertise.

Skills : Fluency Of Languages English, Arabic, Computer Proficiency, Problem Solving Skills.

Description :

    1. Conducted all legal matters regarding the operation.
    2. Organized and collaborated with the industrial chambers associated with the institution.
    3. Researched different aspects of the national industry into useable and actionable reports for the operation of the different industrial chambers members of the institution.
    4. Collaborated with the different industrial chambers in assisting their own members to improve the competitiveness of their operations.
    5. Coordinated activities with partner institutions.
    6. Reviewed, revised, and edited reports and other written analysis prepared by AOCJ professional for accuracy and correctness.
    7. Articulated audit findings, risks, and detailed recommendations to upper management.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Master In Communications


Legal Advisor Resume

Headline : Seeking the position of Legal Advisor, responsible for Over 2  providing professional advocacy to crime victims including offering information, support, and resources in addition to serving as a liaison between a crime victim and the judicial system.

Skills : Communication Skills, Management Skills

Description :

    1. Provided legal advice, analysis, insight, and strategy to AOCJ team members regarding laws, regulations, policies, and constitutional issues of relevance to AOCJ.
    2. Prepared written reports and analysis In English and Arabic, of Laws, proposed Legislation, regulations policies, or other matters for AOCJ staff.
    3. Assisted the AOCJ public defense system to develop appropriate solutions and models for the creation of a public defense system in Egypt.
    4. Identified the constrained of the current Egyptian legal system relating to public defense, 
    5. Helped the Public Defense Specialist and/or Senior Legal Expert to develop solutions to overcome these constraints.
    6. Assisted in the preparation of legal materials and technical agendas for conferences, forums, legal training, seminars, or other events related to projects components.
    7. Presented key evidence and exhibits during civil trials.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
LLM

Legal Advisor Resume

Headline : An accomplished professional with extensive experience in the field of law. approach work with accuracy and precision.  Looking to obtain a position as a Legal Advisor to improve existing skills.

Skills : Legal Research, Drafting Contracts, Contract Management.

Description :

    1. Developed a framework to proactively managed the implementation commercial law strategy for Transnet Port Terminals.
    2. Identified and mitigated Commercial and Competition law risks and exposures.
    3. Managed external service providers such as external attorneys and Counsel.
    4. Developed an internal standard operating procedure for contracts.
    5. Trained across the business on contracts, commercial law, and competition law.
    6. Created awareness posters on the law for management and people in operations.
    7. Wrote articles on interesting developments in the shipping industry, summarize cases of interest.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Consultant
Education
Education
Bachelors Of Law

Legal Advisor Resume

Headline : Seeking a position where extensive experience, skills, and abilities will be further developed and utilized. Able to respond to and interact with senior-level creative and business executives in a professional, personable, and helpful manner.

Skills : Estate Planning, Risk Management, Trial Preparation.

Description :

    1. Analyzed workflow to incorporate quality controls and reduced errors.
    2. Developed safety programs in compliance with NC (Cuban Standardization Rules).
    3. Developed and presented training programs for all levels of staff.
    4. Supervised and coordinated projects for external auditors and examiner evaluations.
    5. Communicated audit results to upper management through written reports and oral presentations. 
    6. Drafted legislation, amendments to laws, and/or policy statements regarding possible legislative or regulatory changes that may be implemented by AOCJ activities.
    7. Commented on proposed legislation related to project matters. 
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma

Legal Advisor Resume

Objective : A highly talented, skilled, and accomplished legal professional with extensive knowledge of making legal determinations and reviewing legal documents. In-depth knowledge of case laws, legal concepts, and judicial opinions.

Skills : Team Leadership, Management Skills.

Description :

    1. Responsible for removing any legal obstacle preventing a homeless person from re-entering the workplace.
    2. Prepared legal documents for admission to the court system.
    3. Assisted in removing other bureaucratic and personal obstacles such as debt burdens and collections, student loan debts, reclaiming driver licenses, and replacing Social Security cards.
    4. Provided counseling and legal advice to families with at-risk youth in order to avoid out of home placement.
    5. Completed weekly treatment plans, monthly reports, communicate with probation, courts, and school staff.
    6. Worked collaboratively to build competencies in youth and their families, protect the community, and hold both youth and families accountable.
    7. Provided therapy to women who have experienced domestic violence.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelor's In Government

Legal Advisor Resume

Headline : A highly dependable individual with demonstrated leadership abilities. Accomplished in all aspects of federal and state laws related to public welfare. Proficiency in analyzing facts and law and writing decisions and opinions.

Skills : Writing ability, Document Review, Business Development.

Description :

    1. Provided legal advice to the agency's Director.
    2. Prepared and reviewed contracts to verify they complied with state and local laws and regulations.
    3. Advised management on legal issues and risks, approval process, required documentation pertaining to the agency's responsibilities.
    4. Represented the agency in administrative forums.
    5. Investigated facts and law of cases to determine causes of action and recommend actions.
    6. Prepared memorandums and other legal documents.
    7. Prepared files and agencies' positions regarding cases referred to the department.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
J.D.

Legal Advisor Resume

Headline : An experienced litigator in the private sector with international business, and trade expertise and experience. Proficient with internet research and legal research software.

Skills : Legal Knowledge, Persuasiveness, Sound judgment.

Description :

    1. Worked with a group of 9 core members of different human rights organizations that advocated for the protection of women.
    2. Trained human resources and legal departments of government and private organizations on the implementation of anti-sexual harassment laws.
    3. Educated women on their rights and protections.
    4. Provided legal assistance to victims of sexual harassment.
    5. Drafted the Manual of Anti-Sexual Harassment Laws
    6. Reviewed investors financing documentation as requirements to obtain the investment license in compliance with the law. 
    7. Provided a transitional opportunity for youth who are returning to the community after completing a residential placement.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
L.L.M. In Law

Legal Advisor Resume

Objective : Over 5 years of experience as a Legal Advisor, Proficient with internet research and legal research software. Ability to review complex written documents, draw conclusions, and make connections among legal authorities. In-depth knowledge of local, state, and federal court systems.

Skills : Analytical ability, Attention to detail, Logical reasoning.

Description :

    1. Provided legal advice to the head of the legal services Provide support to a wide variety of services.
    2. Reviewed client contracts.
    3. Draft and prepared commercial contracts such as sales and purchase agreements and supply agreements.
    4. Reviewed legal contracts, and provide consultation feedback.
    5. Assured the business to comply with all legal requirements and managing both internal and external legal resources.
    6. Filed and kept records of legal documents for management personnel.
    7. Recommended to senior management appropriate contract types, forms, and briefs.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Masters Of Laws

Legal Advisor Resume

Objective : To serve as a legal advisor on business strategy, commercial transactions, business development, and execution which includes analyzing contracts, responding to business questions, and advising the Senior Counsel and the Executive Management Team to assist with business decisions.

Skills : Conduct Legal Research, Legal Knowledge, Organize Legal File, Review Legal Document.

Description :

    1. Prepared affidavits or other documents, such as legal correspondence, and organized and maintained documents in paper or electronic filing system.
    2. Prepared for trial by performing tasks such as organizing exhibits.
    3. Prepared legal documents, including briefs, pleadings, appeals, wills, contracts, and real estate closing statements.
    4. Gathered and analyzed research data, such as statutes, decisions, and legal articles, codes, and documents.
    5. Investigated facts and law of cases and search pertinent sources, such as public records, to determine causes of action and to prepare cases.
    6. Directed assistant to the judge case analysis and elaboration of judicial decisions research on legal matters and jurisprudence.
    7. Worked in International Disputes practice (Litigation and Arbitration).
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Law