Legal Transcriptionist Resume Samples

A Legal Transcriptionist listens to the dictated recordings made by legal professionals, paralegals, and attorneys and transcribes them as legal documents. Typical work activities associated with this role are listed on the Legal Transcriptionist Resume as – editing the information being transcribed for clarity; ensuring the transcribed copy is checked and free of punctuation, grammar, and typographical errors; and undertaking administrative duties such as filing and organizing legal documents, sorting and retrieving deadlines, and saving all recording for future references.

To ensure success in this line, the following skills are needed – a knack for grammar and written words; good listening skills; the ability to comprehend the content being transcribed; proficiency in using transcription software; solid understanding of legal terminology; strong proofreading skills; fast and accurate keyboarding skills; and knowledge of the legal system. To become one, a law degree is needed.

 

Legal Transcriptionist Resume example

Legal Transcriptionist Resume

Objective : Seeks to obtain a position that will allow utilizing strong legal transcription skills. Extensive experience working with diverse clients and communicating technical concepts and practices to non-technical audiences. Quickly and efficiently learn new systems and concepts.

Skills : Type 80 Words Per Minute, Able To Learn Different Computer Programs, Customer Relations Ability.

Description :

    1. Used their filing system to file charts from clients.
    2. Performed live captioning services through Zoom for students with hearing impairments.
    3. Performed live captioning services in the classroom for students with hearing impairments.
    4. Proof-read and edited archived transcripts from Zoom lectures for dispersal to students with hearing impairments.
    5. Assisted with the editing of pre-recorded YouTube tutorials as time allows and as requested by Faculty.
    6. Maintained the integrity of the policies and procedures and ensure compliance with disability law (ADA and section 504).
    7. Transcribed and/or edited dictated correspondence and reports. May create, maintain, and retrieve patient medical records.
                  Years of Experience
                  Experience
                  2-5 Years
                  Experience Level
                  Level
                  Junior
                  Education
                  Education
                  A.A.S. in Business Admin


                  Legal Transcriptionist Resume

                  Objective : Seeking to obtain a Legal Transcriptionist position that allows using customer service experience and retail abilities to work in a team setting to be a great resource for a well-established company.

                  Skills : Cashier, Team Setting, Type 70 Words Per Minute.

                  Description :

                    1. Consulted with Student Success Services team regarding student issues.
                    2. Kept abreast of the latest research on captioning and CART technology.
                    3. Adhered to the policies and procedures of Full Sail University.
                    4. Maintained strict confidentiality of company, personnel, and student information.
                    5. Demonstrated a strong commitment to the mission and values of the organization.
                    6. Adhered to company attendance standards.
                    7. Used good time management.
                          Years of Experience
                          Experience
                          2-5 Years
                          Experience Level
                          Level
                          Junior
                          Education
                          Education
                          AAS in Business Admin


                          Legal Transcriptionist Resume

                          Objective : A detail-oriented professional employs a strong aptitude for decision making. Excel at troubleshooting. Ability to learn new software in a short amount of time with high retention.

                          Skills : Managing Skills, Transcriptionist.

                          Description :

                            1. Did the transcription for four attorneys on a daily basis.
                            2. Did the filing of client files.
                            3. Assisted in answering the phones.
                            4. Helped co-workers with their job duties.
                            5. Updated files with the notes from their previous visit and ensured that their notes were up-to-date.
                            6. Filed the files in the appropriate place so that when they were needed they were able to be located easily.
                            7. Multi-tasked and worked independently.
                          Years of Experience
                          Experience
                          2-5 Years
                          Experience Level
                          Level
                          Junior
                          Education
                          Education
                          A.A.S. in Business Admin

                          Legal Transcriptionist Resume

                          Summary : A self-motivated, organized, detail-oriented, Legal Professional with more than 15 years of successful experience with focuses on Criminal, Family, and Personal Injury Law that excels in a high-pressure environment. Ability to analyze, multitask, and prioritize in a time-sensitive environment with accuracy and efficiency. Proficient in Microsoft Word, WordPerfect, Excel, Amicus, and Needles. Ability to work independently or in a team environment with minimal or no supervision.

                          Skills : Executive Support, Administrative Assistant, Clerical, Legal Secretary, Data Entry.

                          Description :

                            1. Responsible for the transcription of court proceedings for various firms on a contract basis.
                            2. Provided legal and administrative support to four attorneys.
                            3. Prepared legal documents including pleadings, petitions, memoranda, and correspondences.
                            4. Tracked and recorded billable hours for each case.
                            5. Maintained and updated in-house law library.
                            6. Prepared litigation reports, trial notebooks, and subpoenas.
                            7. Performed legal research using Westlaw and Lexis/Nexis.
                          Years of Experience
                          Experience
                          10+ Years
                          Experience Level
                          Level
                          Senior
                          Education
                          Education
                          Diploma

                          Legal Transcriptionist Resume

                          Objective : Documenting all interactions in regard to students, Maintaining records and data integrity in an organized fashion, so that all parties inquiring about students may be kept informed of current situations, and also Reading documentation when investigating a student’s situation, so communication is maintained.

                          Skills : Administrative Skills, Time Management.

                          Description :

                            1. Team member in the Word Processing Center for the State Attorneys Office.
                            2. Did search warrants and transcribed reports from approximately 15 attorneys.
                            3. An accomplished typist, very accurate, and type approximately 80 words a minute.
                            4. Helped the transcription pool because was able to get things done accurately and quickly.
                            5. A lot of times there were rush priorities and many times they were given, as they knew that it would get done in a timely manner.
                            6. Billing for transcripts.
                            7. Transcribing of depositions for court cases, sworn statements, arbitrations, and hearings.
                          Years of Experience
                          Experience
                          2-5 Years
                          Experience Level
                          Level
                          Junior
                          Education
                          Education
                          AAS in Business Admin

                          Legal Transcriptionist Resume

                          Headline : Award-winning professional with a consistent record of top performance in sales and account management. Sales/Marketing/Business Development: Adept in developing and executing business plans to increase sales revenue and market share; identify and capitalize on growth opportunities through sales tracing analysis, product expertise, and sales process execution.

                          Skills : Microsoft 2010-2016, WordPerfect.

                          Description :

                            1. Transcribed tapes for various attorneys/public defenders.
                            2. Transcribed court proceedings for attorneys for preparing briefs and future court hearings.
                            3. Handled confidential, grand jury indictments and other court proceedings.
                            4. Transcribed multiple genres of legal documents, correspondence, and memoranda for numerous attorneys in varying fields of law.
                            5. Coupled speed with accuracy, resulting in ours being the most productive word processing team in the firm.
                            6. Legal transcription specializing in Criminal Appeals.
                            7. Documents produced include correspondence, pleadings, motions, discovery, legal memorandums, agreements, and time entries.
                            Years of Experience
                            Experience
                            5-7 Years
                            Experience Level
                            Level
                            Executive
                            Education
                            Education
                            BS in General Studies

                            Legal Transcriptionist Resume

                            Objective : Motivating self-starter with a proven ability to meet and exceed clientele demands in rapid, competitive, and ever-changing environments with a proactive approach, Recognizing aptitude for transformational leadership, and ability to manage a high level of quality standards.

                            Skills : E-mail And Word Processing, 10 Key, Alpha/Numeric.

                            Description :

                              1. Transcribed a variety of legal documents via tapes, hard copy, and over the phone Clocked at 60 words per minute.
                              2. Provided legal transcriptions of government hearings deporting illegal Aliens.
                              3. Worked independently from home up to 20-30 hours a week.
                              4. Downloaded files via the internet Research accurate physician information.
                              5. Researched legal terms, type court hearings accurately using the preferred format.
                              6. Transcribed and edited medical documents that became a permanent part of patient medical records.
                              7. Worked mostly on a 12-hour turnaround, and never missed a deadline.
                              Years of Experience
                              Experience
                              2-5 Years
                              Experience Level
                              Level
                              Junior
                              Education
                              Education
                              BA in Health Information Management

                              Legal Transcriptionist Resume

                              Objective : A personable and hardworking individual with the ability to multi-task and prioritize. While having extensive experience in the medical transcription field, love to learn and am always up to a challenge whatever the situation. Seeking a position where one can develop and excel while giving best to an employer.

                              Skills : Microsoft Office, Typing 85 WPM, Office Management.

                              Description :

                                1. Prepared verbatim transcripts of federal and state court proceedings, which are produced for evidentiary use or review by Appellate courts.
                                2. Include assuring transcript is accurate and judicially compliant while meeting strict deadlines.
                                3. Typed depositions, two-party, as well as meetings.
                                4. Reviewed and abstracted patient data from their medical charts.
                                5. Provided reports for court subpoenas, workers compensation claims, etc.
                                6. Copied and assembled transcripts and exhibits.
                                7. Accuracy of 98% was required and surpassed at all times.
                                Years of Experience
                                Experience
                                2-5 Years
                                Experience Level
                                Level
                                Junior
                                Education
                                Education
                                HS Diploma

                                Legal Transcriptionist Resume

                                Objective : Legal Transcriptionist with 5+ years of experience in controlling inventory, ordering and tracking new supplies, developing procedures and training material for staff. Strong communication skills, organized, with a track record of success

                                Skills : Word, Multitasking.

                                Description :

                                  1. Legal transcription of court proceedings and depositions.
                                  2. Transcripted videotaped police interviews of suspects and witnesses.
                                  3. Worked for Court Reporters and Lawyers around the area.
                                  4. Transcribed dictated audiocassettes.
                                  5. Proofread and edited drafts for finalization.
                                  6. Answered telephones, running errands, processing mail.
                                  7. Transcribed various reports for insurance companies, workers' compensation reports and also transcribed letters and reports for attorneys.
                                  Years of Experience
                                  Experience
                                  2-5 Years
                                  Experience Level
                                  Level
                                  Junior
                                  Education
                                  Education
                                  Studied Toward AAS in Computer Science

                                  Legal Transcriptionist Resume

                                  Objective : Service-oriented actively looking for ways to help others while demonstrating consistent professionalism. Work well in a fast pace environment, ability to learn quickly while setting goals and meeting deadlines, strong organizational and communication skills with proven ability to input and retrieve data within the computer.

                                  Skills : Typing Skills, Listening Skills, Following Complicated Formatting, and Submission.

                                  Description :

                                    1. Worked for an on-line transcription company, transcribed and uploaded legal documents in a timely, accurate, and efficient manner.
                                    2. Typed the hearing reports, deposition memos, rebuttals/appeals.
                                    3. Transcribed court proceedings.
                                    4. Transcribed and formatted legal pleadings and correspondence for various attorneys.
                                    5. Transcribed unemployment compensation hearings for the Employment Commission (VEC).
                                    6. Answered phones, data entry, word processing, handling correspondence, scheduling, and attending meetings.
                                    7. Transcribed and edited legal documents in preparation for filing in the County District Court.
                                  Years of Experience
                                  Experience
                                  2-5 Years
                                  Experience Level
                                  Level
                                  Junior
                                  Education
                                  Education
                                  HS Diploma