Sample Law Clerk Resume

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Raymond Jackson
1108 Ross Clark Cir
Sarasota, FL, 34235
(333)-123-1234
[email]

Job Objective To obtain a Law Clerk position in a company that provides an open environment with many opportunities for continuous growth.

Work Experience:

Law Clerk, May 2004 – Present
Valley National Bancorp, Sarasota, FL

  • Managed to maintain standard documents on internal website to ensure that the company and field have access to the most up to date documents.
  • Performed legal research including usage of automated research services.
  • Coordinated with internal and external legal staff on various projects and gathered information from clients and others.
  • Escalated issues requiring attorney involvement and performed general court run duties to courthouses as necessary.
  • Assisted attorneys in brief and opinion writing; depositions and trials; prepared draft memos; and drafted pleadings and motions.
  • Gathered and compiled updated information and procedures in use.

Law Clerk, March 2002– April 2004
Assurant, Sarasota, FL

  • Performed complex legal research; screened documents for privilege.
  • Prepared draft legal documents.
  • Assisted attorneys with all phases of litigation and performed legal research utilizing both written and electronic sources.
  • Assisted attorneys in brief and opinion writing; and drafted memos, pleadings and motions.
  • Gathered and compiled facts and relevant case information.
  • Assisted with regular modifications and updated existing standard documents.

Summary of Qualifications:

  • Deep knowledge of legal terminology
  • Uncommon passion for law
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite (Excel, Microsoft Power Point, Microsoft access)
  • Excellent ability to perform duties such as filing, typing, faxing and answering phone
  • Immense ability to compose and produce reports, documents and related material
  • Good knowledge of applicable laws, rules, regulations and policies and procedures
  • Typing speed of 50 W.P.M
  • Good oral and written communication skills

Education

Associate Degree in Paralegal Studies, Owens Community College, Perrysburg, OH

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