Judicial Clerk Resume

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Career Objective:

Looking for a judicial clerk position to offer my legal research skills in offering suggestions to the judges and reviewing jury instructions.

Summary of Skills:

  • Knowledge of district and federal courts proceedings

  • Skilled in communicating with defendants, judges and witnesses

  • Ability to verify citations

  • Proficient in working with computers and office equipment

  • Excellent ability to proof read and legal research

  • Tying speed of 50 wpm and multi-tasking ability

Work Experience:

Judicial Clerk

Pittsburgh Judicial Department

2012 – present

  • Maintaining details of all case files physically and electronically and retrieving them as required

  • Proofreading and editing legal documents

  • Performing legal research for appeal cases and presenting the report to the judge

  • Arranging for travel and stay for the judge as needed

  • Consulting with the judge on various legal issues

  • Attending court hearings and documenting important information

Judicial Clerk

A&B Law Firm, Pittsburgh, PA

2010 – 2012

  • Researched and compiled law references for the judge to conclude the case

  • Drafted legal memorandum and suggestions for the judge

  • Interviewed clients and prepared documents to bring the case to the court

  • Informed the concerned parties, attorneys and judges about the court hearing dates

  • Noted down important details from the arguments at the court sessions

  • Updated necessary documents and corrected judicial opinions

Education:

Associate Degree in Paralegal Studies

Diamond College of Law, Pittsburgh, PA

2009

References:

Available upon request.