Sample Judicial Clerk Resume

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Jason Dalton
34391 Dobson Way
Trumbull, CT, 06611
(333)-123-1234
[email]

Job Objective Seeking to obtain a Judicial Clerk position with an organization where I can utilize my clerical skills and be an asset to the employer.

Work Experience:

Judicial Clerk, May 2004 – Present
Curatius Law Firm & In-House Search, Trumbull, CT

  • Reviewed, studied, researched, and annotated laws, court decisions, documents, opinions, briefs and related legal authorities.
  • Prepared briefs, legal memoranda, including appropriate suggestions and recommendations to the judge.
  • Compiled references on laws and decisions necessary for legal determinations.
  • Conferred with judge concerning legal questions, construction of documents and granting of orders.
  • Communicated with unrepresented parties, counsel, court services staff and guardians.
  • Attended court sessions to hear oral arguments and record necessary case information.

Judicial Clerk, March 2002– April 2004
Keith Law Firm, PC,, Trumbull, CT

  • Received court orders and judgments regarding disposition of charges on criminal and violation cases.
  • Ensured to compute data into the OJIN and FIAS system.
  • Managed to answer correspondence and telephone inquiries regarding financial status of cases.
  • Ensured payments for receipts received through mail according to OJD and local policy.
  • Managed to use a personal computer for entering and retrieving information.

Summary of Qualifications:

  • Familiar with federal courts Case Management and Electronic Case Files System (CM/ECF)
  • Ability to accurately and attentively administer detail in grammar, spelling, punctuation and proofread related documents
  • Excellent ability to communicate orally with defendants, witnesses and the public
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to visually observe people’s behavior in a courtroom setting
  • Typing speed of 60 W.P.M
  • Ability to communicate clearly and effectively
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks
  • Ability to understand written sentences and paragraphs in documents

Education

Associate Degree in Paralegal Studies, Community College of Rhode Island, Warwick, RI

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