Legal Officer Resume Samples

A Legal Officer takes responsibility for monitoring all legal affairs within the organization. The job description entails handling both internal and external legal concerns, and handle all tasks to keep the organization free of legal issues. A well-written Legal Officer Resume mentions the following core duties and tasks – providing legal advice, translating complicated legal jargons into simple language; making recommendation after considering legal problems; minimizing risk for the organization; processing documents, writing and reviewing settlement documents and contracts; performing research such as codes, articles, and judicial decisions; identifying risks and analyzing the actions and decisions; and directing all claims adjusters, and liability attorneys.

Those seeking to make a career in this line should hone their skills in the following areas – stellar multitasking skills; strong communication skills; exceptional leadership skills; knowledge of all applicable laws, rules, and regulations; strong negotiation skills; and the ability to prepare complex legal documents. A law degree is commonly seen on most of the resumes.

 

Legal Officer Resume example

Legal Officer Resume

Objective : Legal Officer with 2 years of experience in Reviewing a wide range of agreements and documents relating to the investment of multiple classes of assets in global public and private markets. Responsible for Coordinating highly complex international investment transactions in sectors such as private equity, real estate, and infrastructure.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Assisting, Managing.

Description :

    1. Designed 1st Marines Consolidated Admin Center at 11th Marines Regiment.
    2. Investigated all death cases and major accidents of members and dependents of the command.
    3. Performed duties as a Classified Material Control Center for command.
    4. Developed a tracking process for safekeeping of up to 150 classified documents.
    5. Assigned and reviewed over command investigations covering misconduct, theft, and casualties.
    6. Responsible for the safekeeping of command personnel files.
    7. Performed duties as the Command Education Officer to inform all military personnel on education benefits for themselves and dependents.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
GED


Legal Officer Resume

Objective : As a Legal Officer, responsible for Conducting legal research on a diverse range of assigned issues relating to investment management, pension funds, and other areas of specialization using multiple research sources; selecting relevant material, analyzing information, and presents findings for internal review.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Translating And Interpreting, Legal Research Relating To Iraqi Laws, Policy Development, Legal Reform, Political Research.

Description :

    1. Supervised and maintain manpower-staffing requirements at 95% for exercises and deployments.
    2. Managed 30 personnel consolidated administrative shop that specialized in separations, pay, promotion, workers compensation, leave, performance appraisals, and basic record-keeping.
    3. Purchased Receivables Division Asst.
    4. Investigated fraud and liaison with law enforcement institutions as well as statutory regulatory bodies.
    5. Ensured due diligence and Regulatory Compliance.
    6. Created and Delivered presentations on behalf of the Industrial Disputes Tribunal at various public fora.
    7. Reviewed and provides comments on draft legislation that will impact the operations of the IDT and as is necessary, makes representation at Legislation Committee Meetings in relation to the specific legislation affecting the IDT.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
GED


Legal Officer Resume

Objective : Seeking a Legal Officer with 3 years of experience in Assisting the Legal Officer in the review of legal documents, instruments, or other material; identifying important issues, similarities, and inconsistencies, etc.

Skills : Managing, Communication, MS Office.

Description :

    1. Documented transactions based on underwriting parameters.
    2. Performed UCC / tax-lien and judgment searches utilizing Alien-online UCC Direct Services.
    3. Negotiated Intercreditor and Subordination Agreements with other lien holders in order to obtain a priority lien position.
    4. Reviewed, executed documents, and UCC filings prior to funding.
    5. Purchased Receivables Division Underwriter Reviewed application package from marketing personnel.
    6. Contacted prospect to obtain a balance of material required to complete the credit underwriting process.
    7. Analyzed and deemed credit-worthy, prepared Transaction Summary, and presented to the Underwriting Committee for approval.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
G.E.D

Legal Officer Resume

Objective : To obtain a Legal Officer with 4 years of experience in Interpreting legal instruments and legislation as well as UN, UNJSPF, and OIM rules, regulations, and policies. Responsible for Assisting in the preparation of drafts of background papers, studies, reports, etc.

Skills : Time Management, Legal, Managing.

Description :

    1. Provided legal support to management/staff; litigation management.
    2. Reviewed credit documentations drafted legal documents for the bank loans.
    3. Liaised with the bank's external solicitors.
    4. Maintained the bank's shareholder's register book and security documents.
    5. Ensured full collateral documentation for credit disbursements.
    6. Ensured the legality of activities engaged in by the bank through the rendering of legal advisory opinions to the bank's management and various departments as the need arises.
    7. Drafted Credit pre and post Security documentation.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
High School Diploma

Legal Officer Resume

Headline : As a Legal Officer, responsible for maintaining and updating current agreement forms and creating new agreements as areas of the business requires, etc.

Skills : Strategic Business Planning, Creative Problem Solving, Creative Thinking, Mediation, Critical Thinking.

Description :

    1. Provided legal advice on the application of laws, principles, and policies to employment, industrial and labor relations, as well as the role and function of the tribunal in maintaining harmonious labor relations.
    2. Drafted Opinions, Court Submissions, Memoranda, Correspondence & Reports.
    3. Planned & organized training sessions for IDT Members.
    4. Represented the tribunal's interest at court, internal & external meetings & other public fora.
    5. Researched, analyzed & interpreted labor & industrial relations statutes & judgments.
    6. Drafted and submitted Status Reports.
    7. Conducted and detailed research and provides Legal Opinions on a consistent basis to IDT Panel Members, as well as the Secretary/Director and Assistant Secretaries.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Certificate In Legal Education

Legal Officer Resume

Objective : As a Legal Officer with 5+ years of experience in providing general office support services; drafting, editing, proofreading, and finalizing for signature and/or process a variety of legal correspondence and other legal communications.

Skills : Researching, Assisting, Communication.

Description :

    1. Ensured the legality of business practices and transactions and made the company work within legal boundaries.
    2. Provided legal counsel on issues arising from actual or anticipated lawsuits.
    3. Anticipated and guard against legal risks facing the company.
    4. Developed and recommended company policy and position on legal issues.
    5. Conducted and coordinated research into a variety of legal issues.
    6. Developed and recommended operating policy and procedural improvements Structure negotiations, draft documents, review agreements, and negotiate deals, and ensuring the continuation and enhancements of the company's services.
    7. Provided legal guidance for employers and clients in a variety of areas of business law, including employment and labor law, administrative law to ensure that they comply and adhere to all applicable labor laws in Tanzania.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Certificate In Legal Education

Legal Officer Resume

Objective : Seeking a Legal Officer, Providing legal and policy advising to state public officials addressing issues related to administrative and labor laws and criminal investigations in an agency of 12,000+ personnel.

Skills : General Counsel - Legal Services, Contract Negotiations And Management, Corporate Level Secretariat Services.

Description :

    1. Supervised personnel and evaluate annual performances.
    2. Assisted with litigation; investigated claims, draft pleadings, and subpoenas.
    3. Drafted wills, separation agreements, divorce complaints, and powers of attorney.
    4. Managed administrative separations, non-judicial proceedings reports, and process appeals.
    5. Interviewed and assisted personnel with immigration law issues, claims, and investigations.
    6. Certified Mediator, Notary Public, and Spanish interpreter and translator.
    7. Successfully responded to all legal correspondences involving the company.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
GED

Legal Officer Resume

Objective : Legal Officer with 5 years of experience in Complying and organizing legal information and legal reference materials from various sources for legal reports, work plans, studies, briefings, meetings, and conferences, etc.

Skills : Strategic Business Planning, Creative Problem Solving, Creative Thinking, Mediation, Critical Thinking.

Description :

    1. Provided legal advice on the application of laws, principles, and policies to employment, industrial and labor relations, as well as the role and function of the tribunal in maintaining harmonious labor relations.
    2. Drafted Opinions, Court Submissions, Memoranda, Correspondence & Reports.
    3. Partnered with leadership, team members, and other stakeholders across GitLab to address legal related matters.
    4. Advised on, draft, maintain, and review templates and policies.
    5. Monitored and analyzed changes in the law and legal risks; propose creative and effective solutions to address those risks.
    6. Anticipated legal issues or risks and build the necessary processes and systems to address them.
    7. Managed outside counsel relationships, as needed.
            Years of Experience
            Experience
            2-5 Years
            Experience Level
            Level
            Executive
            Education
            Education
            Certificate In Legal Education

            Legal Officer Resume

            Headline : Seeking a Legal Officer, responsible for Assisting in the preparation of legal documents for electronic storage, access and circulation, and publication, including document scanning and conversion, review of content and extraction of key data and text excerpts for categorization and indexing purposes, etc.

            Skills : Microsoft Office, Research, Legal Analyst.

            Description :

              1. Directed litigation department of an automotive dealership.
              2. Effectively resolved legal questions and issues related to employment and business operations and practices.
              3. Created accounting and management systems to organize and report on all legal information and documentation.
              4. Negotiated and prepared business agreements and contracts.
              5. Composed legal correspondence.
              6. Provided expert legal guidance to management and staff.
              7. Hired and managed a high functioning, empowered team of commercial legal attorneys to partner with our internal clients and customers, as well as collaborate with our Contracts Management team.
              Years of Experience
              Experience
              5-7 Years
              Experience Level
              Level
              Junior
              Education
              Education
              Certificate In Legal Education

              Legal Officer Resume

              Objective : As a Legal Officer, responsible for Performing general administrative tasks as leave and attendance recording, arrangements for meetings and other events, reservations, budget follow-up, etc.), to include preparing and/or processing administrative requests and documents.

              Skills : Review Contracts, Records Management, Drafting.

              Description :

                1. Represented the company in court and labor tribunals, organized a team of trial lawyers, witnesses, and evidence for cases.
                2. Drafted employee contracts, handled disputes, and assisted legal counsel with highly contested labor disputes.
                3. Handled all matters relating to employee relations.
                4. Developed relationships with government officials to speed up the licensing process for company construction projects.
                5. Followed a certificate program in Human Resources HTML 1& 2, CSS 1 Awarded a trip to South Korea by Keangnam Enterprises Ltd.
                6. Assisted in shaping the law firm as a top criminal defense unit to handle the defense of clients and perpetrators and overall to assist in the criminal justice system.
                7. Drafted Court submissions in defense of IDT Awards.
              Years of Experience
              Experience
              2-5 Years
              Experience Level
              Level
              Junior
              Education
              Education
              GED