Senior Attorney Resume Samples

The job description of a Senior Attorney is to provide legal support to the court, advise on legal aspects pertaining to operational and administrative issues, perform complex legal tasks, serve as judge pro term, and direct the subordinate’s work. The tasks mentioned on the Senior Attorney Resume include – advising clients on business transactions and other legal issues, selecting jurors and meeting judges during course trial; representing clients in court, summarizing evidence, developing strategies and arguments for presentation and summarizing cases details to the judges and juries.

The qualifications required to perform the above-mentioned job functions include – knowledge of legal principles and precedents, a thorough knowledge of statutory and state laws, knowledge of labor law, employment law, contract, and procurement law, and other Laws; and strong researching skills. A combination of experience and education is expected from Senior Attorneys, like a Law degree from the University of Law and as well as having a membership with the bar association.

Senior Attorney Resume example

Senior Attorney Resume

Headline : Accomplished, multi-discipline legal professional with more than 20 years of legal expertise on telecommunications, Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS)/Connected Vehicle.

Skills : Communication Skills, Management.

Description :

    1. Maintained a caseload of asbestos litigation cases, with direct carrier and client contact.
    2. Prepared cases for trial, including settlement negotiations, trial books, witness preparation, witness declarations, motions.
    3. Attended mandatory settlement conferences with a court mediator.
    4. Prepared motions for summary judgment, meet and confer letters, motions to compel discovery responses and extensive case evaluations.
    5. Reviewed complaints to determine if the demurrer or answer was an appropriate action.
    6. Appeared in court to argue law & motion issues and for case management conferences.
    7. Depositions of medical experts, state-of-the-art experts, economists, Plaintiffs, and other witnesses.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Immigration Law


Senior Attorney III Resume

Summary : Accomplished and diversified Fortune Contracts Attorney with significant experience reviewing, drafting, and negotiating a variety of complex domestic and international contracts.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Surveillance, Report Writing.

Description :

    1. Analyzed and assessed legal documents, technical data, Medicaid and public assistance case files to determine the case settlement value.
    2. Negotiated and settled complex high-dollar Medicaid and public assistance liens asserted against the personal injury settlements.
    3. Processed a high volume of case files on a weekly basis.
    4. Analyzed and research legal issues and draft legal documents.
    5. Provided legal counsel and technical advice to Program Area in order to assist management in resolving complex legal questions.
    6. Coordinated and develop special work projects for Division Director.
    7. Attended and provided significant input in weekly meetings to develop the division's best business practices.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Diploma


Senior Attorney/Representative Resume

Summary : Client-focused Attorney with significant experience in transactional real estate. Detail-oriented and insightful with sound judgment and excellent written and verbal communication skills.

Skills : Fluent Spanish, Technical Skills.

Description :

    1. Drafted and negotiated master lease agreements, loan guarantees, and subleases.
    2. Obtained experience in closing multiple-property portfolio transactions and loan modifications.
    3. Collaborated with clients, opposing counsel, and others to resolve issues encountered during preparations for closing.
    4. Created software solutions to completing loan documents more efficiently and accurately, reducing preparation time by approximately eighty percent.
    5. Established self as portfolio expert, participating in closing several large portfolio transactions.
    6. Sole attorney infirm to facilitate numerous "partial payments of claim" loan modifications.
    7. Prepared analysis of survey requirements that assisted HUD.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Juris Doctor

Senior Attorney II Resume

Headline : Negotiated a variety of complex domestic and international contracts, with both government and commercial entities. Proficient in the areas of technology and telecommunications.

Skills : Westlaw, Lexis, Microsoft Word, Wordperfect, Excel.

Description :

    1. Provided seasoned attorneys to help General Counsels and companies solve business problems.
    2. Global fuel logistics company principally engaged in the marketing, sale, and distribution of aviation, marine, and land fuel and related products and services.
    3. Position requires reviewed, drafted and negotiate a high volume of international contracts and agreements for the Aviation division.
    4. Managed, reviewed, draft and negotiate a multitude of international sales, service, vendor, reseller, supply, distribution, a third party.
    5. Limit company liability while maintaining favorable and congenial business relationships.
    6. Reviewed the terms and conditions of credit applications.
    7. Managed debt collection licensing for foreign company clients.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
JD In Law

Senior Attorney/Analyst Resume

Headline : Attorney and policy maker with extensive trial experience Exceptional interpersonal, writing and verbal communication skills. Experience running governmental agency and serving as adviser to elected official.

Skills : Real estate attorney, Civil litigation attorney.

Description :

    1. Chosen to be Merck's first in-house antitrust specialist. Managed and directed commercial and product liability litigation.
    2. Created and directed customized antitrust compliance and counseling programs.
    3. Created and conducted ongoing company-wide antitrust/commercial legal compliance programs.
    4. Advised senior management regarding antitrust risks of joint ventures and acquisitions, including Merck's.
    5. Advised Merck senior marketers concerning antitrust, anti-kickback and other legal risks of managed care pricing and marketing strategies.
    6. Adopted risk-reducing alternatives with minimal impact upon business value.
    7. Member of an award-winning team that negotiated Merck's first rebate agreement with Kaiser Foundation HMO.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
JD

Senior Attorney/Supervisor Resume

Summary : A proactive professional, attentive to detail with a strong sense of urgency, with exceptional organizational skills, and communication and writing abilities.

Skills : Microsoft Office, WordPerfect, Quickbooks.

Description :

    1. Maintained employee retention rate. Ensured compliance with HIPAA, COBRA, ADA, FMLA, OSHA, EOE, et al.
    2. Administered employee benefits programs, including 401(k) and SIMPLE plans.
    3. Lobbied state senators and assemblypersons on behalf of the State Bar of Wisconsin.
    4. Litigated hundreds of cases before circuit, appellate, and Supreme Courts.
    5. Served as a neutral referee in the adjudication and conciliation of worker's compensation claims.
    6. Litigated approximate insurance defense cases for the Fund; negotiated and settled Fund cases.
    7. Handled all aspects of workers' compensation defense cases, including negotiation, litigation, and settlement of claims.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Law

Senior Attorney III Resume

Summary : Highly qualified Senior Attorney with experience in the industry. Enjoy creative problem solving and getting exposure on multiple projects, and would excel in the collaborative environment.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Management.

Description :

    1. Represented veterans in benefits appeals before the Veterans' Administration.
    2. Represented a client before the Illinois Appellate Court, First District.
    3. First- chaired three forcible entry and detainer jury trials and numerous forcible entry and detainer bench trials.
    4. First-chaired two bench trials in suits to quiet title.A second-chaired one bench trial in a suit to quiet title.
    5. Represented employees in evidentiary hearings before the Illinois Department of Employment Security.
    6. Represented clients in evidentiary hearings before the Housing Authority and Housing Authority of Cook County.
    7. Established FHA survey requirements for the Section program.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Criminal Law

Senior Attorney/Executive Resume

Headline : Steve Howen has a twenty-two-year track record of solving his clients' most complex legal problems. As a former partner in one of Dallas' elite litigation firms and as principal in his own firm.

Skills : Communication Skills, Hard Working.

Description :

    1. Formulated strategies for litigation on behalf of Employer/Insurers.
    2. Advised clients of trends in law related to workplace issues.
    3. Represented Employer/Insurers at numerous hearings, mediations, and appeals.
    4. Function as First Chair for Ford Motor Company in several insurance defense claims.
    5. Defended Employers/Insurers in all areas of workers' compensation claims, including depositions, mediations, and trials before the State Board.
    6. Penned Brief leading to the dismissal of potential million-dollar suit against a corporate client.
    7. Negotiated and drafted numerous settlement agreements on behalf of Georgia Employer/Insurers.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
J.D.

Lead Senior Attorney Resume

Summary : Valuable office experience working at a law firm, veterinarian, retail and restaurant. A hard working and dedicated individual who is dependable and willing to do any task.

Skills : Hard Working, Technical Skills.

Description :

    1. Reviewed phone inquiries to determine if legal action was warranted.
    2. Received mail and distributed accordingly.
    3. Provided legal advice in labor relations matters; appellate practice re disciplinary actions of physicians and related practitioners.
    4. General corporate, contracts and FDA matters. Sales, distribution, marketing documents.
    5. Antitrust counsel, pharmaceutical contracts (clinical studies, toll manufacturing).
    6. Result assigned to areas that most needed expertise at the time. The RTC was a "sunset" organization; job phased out.
    7. Represented a client before the Illinois Appellate Court, First District.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Diploma

Senior Attorney I Resume

Objective : Provided bankruptcy oversight on residential mortgage matters, in addition to repurchase demand analysis for commencement of litigation.

Skills : University Teaching, Hard Working.

Description :

    1. Resulted in time savings of executives in contracting.
    2. Legal review of advertising and marketing programs and contracts.
    3. Coordinate, systematize and help organize a health and nutritional research and marketing program for Fortune Company.
    4. Revise real estate and equipment leasing agreements. In charge of all real estate leasing issues.
    5. Negotiate and expedite the settlement of major litigation.
    6. Manage litigation for Fortune 500 Company, including building construction and renovation defects, environmental, breach of contract and personal injury issues.
    7. Presented potential legal cases to Senior Attorney.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Certificate In Program

Senior Attorney Resume

Summary : Insurance defense industry not only entails being manager and legal counsel for an in-house legal department but a subject matter expert and mentor to no-fault, UM, bodily injury, and property damage.

Skills : Disability Rating, Dictaphone, Computer Literate,.

Description :

    1. Handled large workers' compensation caseload for private law firm providing services to third party administrators.
    2. Handles all aspects of cases, including making appearances at WCAB locations.
    3. Developed positive relationships with claims personnel.
    4. Extensive experience taking physician and applicant depositions.
    5. Successful litigation of numerous trials and negotiation of favorable settlements.
    6. Prepared Petitions for Reconsideration and appeals. The successful outcome of numerous trials.
    7. Handled high call volume at the front desk assisting clients.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
J.D. In Law