Sample Court Clerk Resume

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Craig Melvin
812 Robinson Switch Rd
Cincinnati, OH, 45270

Job Objective To obtain a Court Clerk position and utilize my experience and skills for the successful completion of each job task.

Work Experience:

Court Clerk, May 2004 – Present
Unified Judicial System, Second Judicial Circuit, Cincinnati, OH

  • Accurately composed, compiled, assimilated and maintained the care, custody and control of District Court records.
  • Attended court sessions and acted as liaison between the Court and other County departments, law enforcement agencies, attorneys and the general public.
  • Advocated in all stages of criminal proceedings usually beginning with arrangement through trial and appeal.
  • Maintained bookkeeping records of all monies collected and recorded support payments.
  • Managed receivable accounts and restitution payments, compiled reports on transactions and statistics.
  • Determined and assured that proper procedures are followed.

Court Clerk, March 2002 – April 2004
Asset Staffing, Inc., Cincinnati, OH

  • Performed statewide court record and information by searching persons using primarily automated processes.
  • Processed passport applications, scheduled court dates and attended court hearings to record events.
  • Calculated and computed daily deposits.
  • Reviewed legal documents for completeness, adequacy, and accuracy.
  • Managed filing and indexing documents on any new or ongoing action for civil, criminal, probate, juvenile.
  • Assisted the general public with questions and concerns about court records and judicial procedure.

Summary of Qualifications:

  • Working knowledge of court and legal terminology, laws, policies, and judicial processes
  • Proficient with data entry, word processing, email, spreadsheets, calendars
  • Sound Knowledge of principles and practices of accounting and bookkeeping
  • Good oral and written communication skills
  • Typing speed of 50 W.P.M
  • Excellent ability to perform clerical duties such as filing, typing, faxing, answering phone etc
  • Ability to organize and prioritize work and managing time
  • Excellent knowledge of general office practices and procedures


Associate Degree in Commerce, Salt Lake Community College, Salt Lake City, UT

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