Junior Lawyer Resume

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Contact Address: [street]

[Country] [City] [State/Province] [Zip Code]

Contact Number: (012)-345-6789

Email Address: [[email protected]]

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Career Objective:

Securing the position of a junior lawyer and handling legal cases successfully by using my knowledge in law and sharp analytical skills. To acquire the competence in handling clients and cases independently

Key Skills

  • Posses deep knowledge in law and legal proceedings
  • Familiar with the legal format that is required for drafting documents
  • Excellent client management abilities and lateral thinking skills
  • Superior researching skills that help to gather data relevant to the case nature
  • Highly skilled at establishing communication and convincing the others about a subject
  • Ability to advise clients on the legal responsibilities and practices

Work Experience

Working as a junior lawyer with Masons Law Consultants, Jacksonville from April 2010 – till date. My chief duties and responsibilities include:

  • Study the case of the client and determine which law is applicable to the case in question
  • Evaluate the nature and applications of the law in context of the case
  • Communicate with the client to find out the facts and evidences that will help you make the case stronger
  • Advise the clients on making applications for filing a case and demanding a hearing for the same
  • Maintain confidentiality and protect vital information that may jeopardize the chances of winning the case
  • Summarize the case for clients and judges by highlighting the key highlights of the case
  • Develop strategies, counter answers, and counter allegations to make arguments in court

Internship Details

Worked as a Law Intern for Marshals Law Firm, Jacksonville, FL from October 2008 to September 2009

  • Assist the seniors in preparing gathering evidences and interpreting it for preparing case file
  • Provide suggestions and opinions on ways of fighting the legal battle and making/defying allegations
  • Prepare legal documents that need to be submitted with the court to initiate legal proceedings
  • File cases with the court and receive the appointment for court hearing for the case
  • Conduct mock interviews with the clients and prepare them for the actual trials and interrogations
  • Draft different legal documents eg: trusts, wills, contracts, certificates, asset transfer, etc

Educational Qualifications

  • Completed Bachelor’s Degree in Law from the University of Jacksonville in the year 2009 with grade A

Personal Details

Name: Megan Gilbert

Gender: Female

Birthdate: 12th June 1986

Marital Status: Single

Hobbies: Reading, Singing

Nationality: American

Professional Attributes

Preferred Location: Jacksonville

Willing to Travel: Yes

Willing to Work Overtime: Yes

Willing to Relocate: Yes

Reference

Name:Simon Doyle

Professional Details: Chief Legal Consultant

Masons Law Consultants, Jacksonville

Contact Details: 366 – 478 – 5123

[email protected]

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