Senior Associate Attorney Resume Samples

A Senior Associate Attorney is responsible for managing the litigating cases and solving legal disputes on behalf of the client. The job description entails developing agreements, settling claims, advocating clients in courts, and negotiating contracts. The job duties seen on the Senior Associate Attorney Resume include the following – providing legal support, handling extensive case-related research, planning and presenting arguments and counter-arguments in a court of law; maintaining client relationships; explaining complex legal proceedings and concepts; preparing reports and keeping abreast of the case progress with all stakeholders.

To be successful in this support and litigation roles, the following skills are expected from the job applicants – extensive legal knowledge, a good understanding of confidentiality requirements; the ability to work independently; experience in any particular field of law; specialized knowledge, and multitasking skills. A law degree and an appropriate certification are needed to work at this level.

Senior Associate Attorney Resume example

Senior Associate Attorney Resume

Summary : Innovative and diplomatic, professional utilizing skills and experience acquired from almost twenty years of combined practice in the health and legal industries to implement innovative solutions to the needs of an organization.

Skills : Healthcare Compliance, Litigation, Legal Memoranda, Depositions, Oral argument, Management, Courtroom Presence, Diplomacy, Office and Mac Proficient, Patient Care, Committee Chair.

Description :

    1. Represented clients in business, intellectual, property, real estate, and bankruptcy matters, as well as at trial, mediations, and settlement conferences.
    2. Represented and advised individual debtors in Chapter 7 and 11, and creditors in Chapter 13.
    3. Reviewed and drafted buy-out agreements, content licensing, and distribution agreements.
    4. Provided opinion letters on regulatory compliance, intellectual property rights, and employee or independent contractor issues.
    5. Obtained trademarks, advised on trademark infringement, and defended corporate clients' intellectual property interests in litigation.
    6. Advised on various real estate transactions, including representing buyers on purchase agreements, and drafted and reviewed residential and commercial lease agreements.
    7. Obtained favorable settlements for numerous cases including construction defect, landlord tenant, habitability, and discrimination disputes.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Certification In Financial Services


Senior Associate Attorney III Resume

Summary : Harvard Law School | Perfect LSAT Score Fluent in data and legalese, Coordinated and oversaw plaintiff interactions with respect to personal injury Conducted all phases of discovery, including drafting and responding. Handled residential and commercial unlawful detainer actions.

Skills : Electronic Document Conversion & Management.

Description :

  • Presented Commercial law practice with focus on representation of institutional clients.
  • Emphasised on negotiation, drafting, and implementation of contracts, particularly related to commercial real estate agreements, leases, licensing, and.
  • Provided guidance to clients via close interaction with in-house counsel, management, and decision makers to identify and eliminate risk, ensure .
  • Extensived litigation experience from management of high volume of commercial real estate and business cases from inception through disposition via .
  • Initiated and implemented default practice group.
  • Specialized in complex litigation matters.
  • Managed numerous employees and monitored work product Lectured offsite at client seminars and training sessions Managed vendor contracts Ohio.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Certification In Financial Services


Senior Associate Attorney II Resume

Summary : Successful litigation attorney seeks employment as a senior associate attorney, This position functions under the direction and supervision of the Regional Managing Attorney.

Skills : Operating room, emergency room, prenatal education and long-term care; prior certificatin in ACLS, IV Therapy and Emergency Care.

Description :

    1. Experienced in all aspects of complex litigation in the trial courts and appellate courts.
    2. Experienced in drafting pleadings and briefs, legal research, all aspects of discovery including taking and defending expert depositions.
    3. Conducted both jury and non-jury trials.
    4. Argued in Illinois appellate courts, Seventh Circuit, and Illinois Supreme Court.
    5. Successfully prosecuted many cases in Cook County, collar counties, and Federal Court resulting in settlements or judgments exceeding $100,000.
    6. Obtained significant recoveries for victims of childhood sexual abuse in multiple cases.
    7. Briefed and successfully argued before the Illinois Supreme Court in the Hernandez v.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Juris Doctorate In Law

Senior Associate Attorney I Resume

Summary : Position will be generally responsible for representing the Company in litigation on consumer accounts and other legal proceedings involving the Company and its affiliates, by preparing and filing legal documents, discovery materials and pleadings, and providing guidance to the Companys attorneys in support of such activities

Skills : Legal Research, Written Communication, Windows, Networking, Powerpoint, Customer Service.

Description :

  • Represented and defend the Company and its affiliates in courts of law.
  • Collected facts and evidence, try cases and perform other litigation tasks.
  • Responsible for ensuring compliance with applicable laws, regulations and company policies.
  • Reviewed correspondence, documented and filed to determine if suit appropriate.
  • Reviewed and approved documents through the litigation life cycle.
  • Attended court hearings throughout the state(s) in which the attorney is assigned and/or is licensed to practice.
  • Represented Company in pre-suit and post-judgement matters.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Juris Doctorate In Law

Assistant Senior Associate Attorney Resume

Summary : Ability to provide practical advice in a timely manner, able to discern and analyze the impact of multiple issues on a given situation, ability to work in several areas of the law and balance multiple priorities, and ability to provide sound business judgment.

Skills : Litigation, Medical Terminology.

Description :

    1. Experienced in civil litigation matters with emphasis in complex construction defect litigation, general construction law, mechanics' lien actions, medical malpractice prosecution, toxic mold defense and personal injury matters.
    2. Extensived experience in construction defect defense of subcontractors, having handled approximately 800 insurance defense files from inception through final disposition, including participation in 1000s of mediations.
    3. Secured, marketed and maintained panel attorney,  status with major insurance company, bringing into the firm approximately 300 CD insurance defense files.
    4. Experienced in the medical field, with an in depth knowledge of medical terms, practices, procedures, as well as medical billing practices.
    5. Prosecuted a complex medical malpractice/wrongful death case involving a 16 year old girl who died due to an incorrectly positioned left sided Central Venous Catheter that was allowed to perforate her right atrium causing an unrecognized cardiac tamponade, resulting in a six figure settlement for the family, and medical education for the involved physician defendants so that this type of needless death does not occur again.
    6. Prosecuted a medical malpractice case involving gossypiboma, again achieving a six figure settlement for the client.
    7. Represented hospitals, clinics, medical professional corporations, medical associations, physician groups, and individual healthcare professionals in .
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
J.D.

Associate Senior Associate Attorney Resume

Summary : Licensed attorney with 14+ years experience in small and mid-size private practice law firms representing high net-worth individuals, families, and fiduciaries. Brings well developed analytical and research skills with an assertive entrepreneurial drive and initiative. Interacts well with colleagues, clients and opposing counsel; quickly develops rapport. Communicates well with clients and works to balance expectations with outcomes.

Skills : Legal Research and Writing, Appellate Practice, Insurance Coverage Litigation, Family Law, E-discovery Expert, Blue Sky Law, Consumer Bankruptcy, General Practice.

Description :

    1. Personally oversaw all aspects of the firm's estate planning practice including marketing, client development, and work-product.
    2. Completed first-chair trial oversight, defense and plaintiff representation, and litigation from client intake through discovery, law and motion, mediation, trial, and appeals.
    3. Independently managed a high volume caseload focused on civil law, estate planning, probate litigation, family law, and post judgment collections.
    4. Drafted, responded to, and argued motions/summary judgments.
    5. Handled complex discovery disputes with financial analysis and forensic research.
    6. Contested appearances in civil, probate, and family courts.
    7. Handled conservatorship proceedings and probate/trust litigation.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Juris Doctor In Tax Concentration Credential

Assistant Senior Associate Attorney I Resume

Objective : Seeking position in insurance defense litigation, health care education related to medical-legal issues, medical ethics, health care risk management or patient screening.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Public Speaking.

Description :

    1. Defended construction, professional liability, real estate, products liability, medical malpractice, nursing home, personal injury and asbestos claims.
    2. Prepared cases for trial at all stages, including drafting pleadings, motions, jury instructions, and pre- and post-trial motions in Missouri, Illinois and federal courts.
    3. Compiled and responded to discovery requests.
    4. Conducted legal research and composed internal legal memorandum.
    5. Conducted and defended depositions of parties, witnesses and experts.
    6. Appeared in circuit courts throughout Missouri, Central Illinois and Southern Illinois for conferences, motions hearings and trials.
    7. Appeared in the district court for the Southern District of Illinois.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
J.D.

Lead Senior Associate Attorney Resume

Summary : Active and continuous practice of law for twenty-seven (27) years Civil/Social Security litigator, Prior litigation experience would include but is not limited to: the preparation and drafting of pleadings, participation in all phases of the discovery process and handling of both jury and non-jury trials.

Skills : Legal Research, Handle Corporate Transactions.

Description :

    1. Included the interpretation of statutes, codes, ordinances, regulations, and case law for effective settlements and trials.
    2. Developed strategies and arguments for settling cases, and in preparation for presentation of cases at trial.
    3. Produced legal documents, such as pleadings, discovery, motions, briefs, mediation position papers, and orders.
    4. Prepared witnesses for depositions and trials, and exhibit binders for oral arguments and trial.
    5. Reviewed medical billing and records Conducted doctor and other expert depositions.
    6. Conducted settlement negotiations with claims adjusters, third-party subrogation, and opposing counsel, including mediations.
    7. Conducted trials of criminal (misdemeanors/felonies) and civil (automobile accidents/products liability/slip-and-falls /workers' compensation) cases.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
BS

Senior Associate Attorney/Consultant Resume

Summary : Dually-licensed Kansas and Colorado attorney with over four years of experience in reviewing, negotiating, and drafting legal documents seeking to leverage extensive legal and academic background into an associate attorney position

Skills : Bilingual In Spanish, Stress Management. Writing Reports And Proposals.

Description :

    1. Reviewed and analyzed any/all immigration records.
    2. Supervised and reviewed the preparation of applications and letters by paralegal Prepare cases from their inception to their conclusion.
    3. Advised paralegal regarding any questions of law or administrative procedure as well as maintain client contact Manage voluminous case load in the area of removal/deportation proceedings before the Immigration Court Prepare applications and documentation for adjustment of status, naturalizations, change of status, special immigrant petitions, visa petitions and other applications before the Services.
    4. Prepared and submited any/all motions to reopen/reconsider and appeals of administrative decisions.
    5. Represented clients before the Immigration Court in furtherance of applications for relief from removal, such as; Adjustment of Status, Cancellation of Removal for lawful permanent residents and non-residents, 212c, Adjustment of Status, Voluntary Departure, Asylum, and Withholding of Removal.
    6. Reviewed and prepared any/all documents for submission as evidence.
    7. Consulted directly with client throughout entire proceedings.
    8. Prepared clients for merits hearing before the court Conduct merits hearing before the Court; elicit direct testimony and cross examination of any Government witnesses.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Juris Doctor

Senior Associate Attorney Resume

Objective : An experienced family law attorney fully adept at negotiation and litigation. Concentrate heavily in military and high dollar domestic relations matters. Tried cases in more than 18 jurisdictions in the Commonwealth of Virginia, as well as the Court of Appeals and the Supreme Court of Virginia.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Legal Research/Writing, Litigation, HealthCare.

Description :

    1. Trained managers and supervisors on various employment issues.
    2. Investigated employee complaints; including sexual harassment complaints.
    3. Advised and monitored compliance with federal and state employment laws (ADEA, ADA, FMLA, Title VII, FLSA); Audit Human Resource Systems.
    4. Represented clients in Unemployment hearings, EEOC, DOL hearings and mediations, and Collective Bargaining Arbitrations.
    5. Drafted EEOC position statements.
    6. Drafted employee handbooks and policy procedure manuals.
    7. Counseled managers and supervisors concerning involuntary terminations and prevention of related employee claims and litigation Draft Motions for Summary Judgment.
    8. Conducted all phases of employment litigation discovery.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Doctorate Of Jurisprudence