Paralegal Intern Resume Samples

As a Paralegal Intern, the intern works under the supervision of a Paralegal to learn the ropes of being a future paralegal. The Paralegal Intern Resume emphasizes on the following duties – ordering records, reviewing file and data entry tasks; investigating case files, conducting research on applicable laws and regulations, organizing and maintaining documents, gathering and arranging evidence, writing reports, drafting correspondence and legal documents, getting affidavits and other formal statements, helping lawyers during trials, calling clients, and scheduling interviews and depositions.

Paralegal Interns should possess these skills – ability to draft legal documents, and gather evidence; show familiarity with the latest software for litigation support and legal researching tasks, interpersonal skills, feel comfortable sharing information with clients regarding their case, ability to adapt quickly to changing deadlines, and strong investigative skills. Paralegal Interns are normally final year law students who join the law office to learn the trade.

Paralegal Intern Resume

Objective : A legal professional with experience conducting legal research and corresponding with both clients and legal professionals. Proficient in drafting legal documents. Industry experience includes: Consumer protection law, personal injury, workers' compensation, collections, family law, juvenile law, tribal law and contracts.

Skills : Litigation Support - Research, Discovery, Pleadings,.

Description :

    1. Drafted both Motion and Discovery packages.
    2. Performed Civil Court Docket searches in order to ascertain status of case.
    3. Electronically filed documents with the court.
    4. Drafted both contracts and agreements including Powers of Attorney and Engagement Letters.
    5. Drafted both commercial and residential agreements.
    6. Conducted legal research on both Lexis and Westlaw, in order to resolve relevant legal issues.
    7. Analyzed case related documents to formulate responses and questions to opposing counsel.
    8. Integrated the law and case related facts in order to effectively communicate, and support legal arguments in favor of the firm's position.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Paralegal Certificate In Legal Studies


Paralegal Internship Resume

Objective : My husband retired from the Army and began a civilian government position on Fort Meade this month. Our new geographical stability will give me an unprecedented opportunity to begin a paralegal career, which I am excited to do. I look forward to being part of a dynamic and successful organization.

Skills : Microsoft Office.

Description :

    1. Create and maintain internal case databases, run searches on internal and external document databases and systems, cull relevant information from a variety of resources such as newspapers, magazines, libraries, case documents and trade associations.
    2. Organize interview memos, digests and other relevant documents for attorney review and case preparation.
    3. Coordinate with attorneys in the preparation and filing of all court documents.
    4. Create, bind and distribute both file and courtesy copies.
    5. Organize the briefs, exhibits and appendices.
    6. Pull relevant documents, proofread papers, organize exhibits and create document indices in the preparation of motion filing.
    7. Manage multi-line switchboard, directing callers to the appropriate personnel and taking detailed messages as required.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Certificate In Paralegal Studies


Law Paralegal Intern Resume

Objective : Insightful and detail-oriented Recent Graduate with BS in Business and Information Technology, Major: Accounting. Solid work ethic combined with a commitment to excellence in all projects undertaken. Analytical with attention to detail and follow-through. Ability to handle matters of considerable confidentiality and importance while exercising independent judgment and discretion.

Skills : Word, Salesforce, Powerpoint, Excel, Phones, Budgeting, Interviewing, LexisNexis, Google Docs.

Description :

    1. Worked as Paralegal Intern in Staff Judge Advocate's Office reporting to two JAG officers, while acting as a liaison with retirees and active military members.
    2. Prepared trial exhibits and secured items of evidence for trial.
    3. Analyzed legal documents submitted to court for adherence to military laws and military court proceedings.
    4. Drafted Wills, Power of Attorneys and related probate documents to be reviewed by attorneys.
    5. Explained procedures and forms, such as Powers of Attorney, to pertinent parties and the general public.
    6. Recorded and transcribed court proceedings, which were sent directly to the United States Pentagon.
    7. Conducted witness interviews Accomplishments Assisted on a military criminal homicide case in which was instrumental the prosecution of a criminal Defendant.
    8. Skills Used Type 60 wpm, Microsoft Word, LexisNexis; Westlaw.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
BS In Information Technology In Accounting

Paralegal Intern Resume

Objective : Goal-Oriented individual with legal experience looking to secure a full time legal position that will allow me to use and develop my skills, provide to you my determination and dedication, and work for the best of service.

Skills : Drafting letters to clients, Analyzing Contracts, Recording billable hours, Opperating Westlaw and LexisNexis.

Description :

    1. Assisted a Family Law / Civil Litigation Attorney.
    2. Attended and assisted at trials and hearings.
    3. Legal research using West Law, Lois Law, and paper publications.
    4. Wrote letters, briefs and motions, subpoenas, affidavits and memoranda of law, complaints, and answers.
    5. Assisted in deposition preparation and organization.
    6. Drafted documents from written notes and dictation.
    7. Prepared documents for filing with the appropriate courts.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Masters Of Science In Criminal Justice Cumulative

Paralegal Intern II Resume

Objective : Seeking a position a Administrative Assistant position to provide hard work and commitment as a key to successful job performance. Qualifications and strengths Strong Understanding of law office administrative tasks Committed to assist with research work pertaining to legal cases Proficient in library and inventory service provision Well-versed in drafting legal documents Highly skilled in using MS Office applications and word processing software.

Skills : Microsoft.

Description :

    1. Completed Paralegal Certification Program; promoted from Legal Administrative Assistant (1984-1994).
    2. Successfully completed legal casework classes, including legal research, writing, post-trial litigation.
    3. Gathered and analyzed research data, such as statutes, decisions, legal articles, codes, documents.
    4. Interviewed clients, investigated facts and law for cases; researched client files and medical records; communicated findings to attorney, resulting in determination of fraudulent claims.
    5. Observed and attended progress calls as well as filing municipal and law division cases in timely and accurate manner.
    6. Provided full administrative support to >10 claim handlers; processed drafts, monitored daily workflow, efficiently maintaining records management database systems.
    7. Collaborated with adjusters to settle claims before going to litigation.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelors In Administrative Studies

Paralegal Intern III Resume

Summary : Paralegal with certificate from ABA-approved program. Knowledgeable about patent prosecution through experience at NetApp and Patent Admin course. Enthusiastic, conscientious, accountable, and positive team member. Excellent client service, communication, and organization skills. Advanced Microsoft Office skills.

Skills : Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, Access, Outlook, Power Point, and SPSS.

Description :

    1. Completed 150 hours of paralegal work for IP, Corporate & Securities, and Commercial legal teams.
    2. Learned patent workflow within Lecorpio, from idea disclosure through patent issuance.
    3. Identified process improvement for authorizing idea disclosure forms in bulk, which resulted in labor cost savings.
    4. Shadowed patent paralegal at outside firm on NetApp account.
    5. Updated Information Disclosure Statement (IDS) matrix and populated IDS form and transmittal, processed Notices of Allowance, filed Powers of Attorney with the USPTO, and created shell for Office Action Response by attorney.
    6. Gained exposure to standard terms and licensing agreements by supporting contract template refresh project.
    7. Proofread templates, consolidated redlines, and coordinated publication to company website.
    8. Developed understanding of subsidiary management by helping select new corporate secretary vendor and entity management software.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Arts In Journalism

Sr. Paralegal Intern Resume

Summary : Capable professional seeking a paralegal position that will utilize a strong background in efficiently managing multiple priorities and successfully meeting client demands. Hard working and committed individual with demonstrated success in building positive working relationships at all levels.

Skills : Results-driven achiever with exemplary planning and.

Description :

    1. Managed a case file on a high-profile criminal case, from beginning to end.
    2. Produced detailed summaries of discovery documents.
    3. Provided litigation support to the attorney in the courtroom.
    4. Drafted a varied assortment of legal documents, such as motions, memoranda, and case briefs.
    5. Ensured that witnesses were promptly served subpoenas.
    6. Analyzed discovery recordings for defense insights.
    7. Worked synergistically with a close-knit legal team.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Bachelors Of Legal Studies In Degreed

Penal Law Paralegal Intern Resume

Objective : Third year student at Antioch College. Student tutor with 3.4 GPA. Interested in politics, law, and finance, and hope to pursue a career within a relevant field. Knowledgeable in accounting, economics, and community engagement. Previous experiences in employment law, community engagement, finance, and education. Enjoys learning and teaching, reading the news, and volunteering with the local Democratic Coordinated Campaign.

Skills : Microsoft Office Suite, Adobe PDF Software Series.

Description :

    1. Performed general administrative duties including typing, proofreading, printing and etc.
    2. Provided secretarial support to one of the trail lawyer.
    3. Assisted attorneys in IP litigation and IP persecution cases.
    4. Participated in the discovery process for multiple cases.
    5. Performed factual research online using various sources.
    6. Organized and classified evidence received from clients and created evidence list which will be used in the court.
    7. Provided language assistance for attorneys: translation and researching foreign websites.
    8. Handled electric document production for multiple cases.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
BA In Political Science

Paralegal Intern I Resume

Objective : Third year student at Antioch College. Student tutor with 3.4 GPA. Interested in politics, law, and finance, and hope to pursue a career within a relevant field. Knowledgeable in accounting, economics, and community engagement. Previous experiences in employment law, community engagement, finance, and education. Enjoys learning and teaching, reading the news, and volunteering with the local Democratic Coordinated Campaign.

Skills : E-Filing, Best Case, PACER, MS Office, Lexis, Legal research, Multi-Line phone system, Customer Service, Data-Entry.

Description :

    1. Responsible for compiling case binders, indexing defendant document productions, completing potential client intakes, and participating in call projects and case research using Westlaw and similar platforms.
    2. Developed an extensive knowledge of employment law, time-keeping software, FTP programs, and Adobe and Microsoft suites.
    3. Honed interpersonal skills and professional attitude.
    4. Antioch College, Finance Office - Office Aid Provide secretarial and clerical work within the finance department, such as copying, filing, organizing, etc.
    5. Prepare outgoing checks on a weekly basis and create systems in which to gather budget data more efficiently.
    6. Gained extensive knowledge on accounts payable, and to develop proficient Microsoft Word and Excel skills.
    7. Detroit Achievement Academy - Kindergarten Aid Aided the kindergarten classrooms, performing such tasks as grading homework, providing one-on-one support to students, and communicating with parents.
    8. Developed excellent written, verbal, and intercultural communication skills, and an ability to adapt to new settings and work with people of diverse backgrounds.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Diploma

Paralegal Intern/Litigation Resume

Summary : ABA certified paralegal providing legal support and research. Demonstrated expertise in all aspects of legal preparation. Ability to use computer technology for thorough research and rapid, accurate preparation of court documents. Expertise includes the ability to compose clear and concise summaries of findings and draft motions. Advanced law office technology knowledge and skills.

Skills : Microsoft Word Certified, Westlaw Research, Lexus Nexus Research.

Description :

    1. Communicated with clients, medical providers, and opposing counsel to obtain documentation.
    2. Ensured all necessary files were forwarded to courts and/or opposing counsel.
    3. Updated electronic databases, prepared client letters and correspondence, and document mailings.
    4. Researched statutes, precedents, and case law.
    5. Participated in the preliminary stages of case preparation.
    6. Conducted various document searches as well as factual research.
    7. Reviewed and drafted discovery responses, interrogatories and requests for production.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Certificate In Paralegal

Elder Law Paralegal Intern Resume

Objective : I have a great desire to perform the listed responsibilities of the available Costumer Service Position. I am a dedicated hard worker who has extensive years of customer service experience. I have remarkable interpersonal and professional skills that would be valuable in the achievement of the company's goals.

Skills : Professional Skills Internet Research, Legal Research,.

Description :

    1. Conducted all prescribed legal assignments/investigations accurately, professional and expeditiously.
    2. Analyzed, reviewed, evaluated, and accurately summarized all information discovered throughout investigations into Time-Matter Software.
    3. Assisted Probation Officers with case files summary for court proceedings and Probationers monitoring.
    4. Kept all case files knowledge attained confidential.
    5. Maintained superb communicate via in-person, fax, phone and all electronic correspondence.
    6. Accurately maintained, compiled, copied, sorted and filed clients' files.
    7. Ensured clients information is current at all times.
    8. Monitored and scheduled all appointments to ensure punctuality and fulfillment.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
B.A. In Culture And Deviance Studies

Paralegal Intern Resume

Objective : Recently graduated Paralegal possessing great communication skills and a high attention to detail, motivated to extend knowledge and attain increased responsibility and opportunities for professional growth.

Skills : Administrative Skills, Legal.

Description :

    1. Drafted demand packages, discovery responses and asserted all necessary objections.
    2. Drafted legal documents including correspondences, briefs, motions, pleadings, including but not limited to complaints, subpoenas, interrogatories and deposition notices.
    3. Managed electronic case files, correspondences and calendar review of cases.
    4. Prepared filing of all court documents and organized briefs and exhibits, created and distributed both file and courtesy copies.
    5. Frequently communicated with clients and provided case updates.
    6. Conducted various documents searches and factual research.
    7. Created complex tables, charts and graphs to incorporate into legal documents., Los Angeles, CA.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Certificate In Relevant Coursework