Law Firm Clerk Resume

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Career Objective:

Seeking the position of law firm clerk with reputed law firm where I get an opportunity to enhance my knowledge in field of law and practice the application of acquired knowledge.

Summary of Skills:

  • Strong clerical experience of law environment
  • Superb research, legal analysis skills, and organizational skills
  • Skilled in drafting legal documenting and communicating in legal language
  • Knowledge of documents required for filing cases in courts
  • Adept in preparing affidavits, legal research, and maintaining care records
  • Strong work ethic with attention to detail and customer service attitude

Work Experience:

Law Clerk
Morgan Law Firm, Grand Rapids, MI
November 2013 – Present

  • Performing legal research and preparation of legal documents for submitting in the court
  • Assisting lawyers in court proceedings, collecting evidence, and interviewing witnesses
  • Collecting photocopies of police investigation report and filing them with other documents for court debate
  • Interacting with court staff, clients, witnesses, and judges for court hearing dates
  • Typing and submitting petitions for change in date and shifting of case from one court to another
  • Analyzing legal issues for civil and criminal appeals and presenting reports

Law Firm Clerk
PQR Legal Advisory, Inc., Grand Rapids, MI
February 2012 – October 2013

  • Stayed current with changes in law and attended court sessions
  • Performed docketing, e-filing, and investigation jobs
  • Liaised between clients, law consultants, and court staff
  • Verified facts, assessed court action, and evaluated case law
  • Performed duties of record-keeping, clerical, and secretarial duties as required
  • Drafted trial briefs and explained court judgment to clients

Education:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Law
    ABC University, Grand Rapids, MI
    2011

Reference:

On request.