Sample Construction Paralegal Resume

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Travis Jones
2901 Byers Lane
Dunnigan, CA 95937
(222)-848-6785
[email]

Job Objective Seeking a position as Construction Paralegal in highly reputed and professional organization.

Highlights of Qualifications:

  • Substantial experience of legal research and document preparation for construction related cases and transactions
  • In-depth knowledge of construction terms, laws and industry practices
  • Remarkable knowledge of using Microsoft Office, Westlaw and Lexus/Nexus
  • Familiarity with real estate matters, court rules, and contract negotiations
  • Ability to prepare, interpret and review construction-related contracts and technical documents
  • Ability to handle and protectconfidentiality of sensitive data

Professional Experience:

Construction Paralegal
Liberty Mutual Insurance, Dunnigan, CA
August 2012 – Present

Responsibilities:

  • Created and maintained binders for trials, litigation matters and mediations.
  • Composed and provided various motions, pleadings, and legal briefs on time.
  • Interpreted and reviewed construction plans, contracts, accounting records, insurance certificates and homeowner lot files.
  • Used Lexis/Nexis and Westlaw and performed regulatory and fact-finding research.
  • Attended and prepared for mediations, hearings, depositions, trials, and client conferences.
  • Contacted and communicated with various organizations, subcontractors and insurance companies.

Construction Paralegal
Epsten Grinnell & Howell, Dunnigan, CA
May 2009 – July 2012

Responsibilities:

  • Managed and conducted interviews with witnessesfor testimony and at hearings.
  • Prepared, maintained and submitted variouslegal documents such as briefs, pleadings, and appeals.
  • Prepared for trials and assisted with creation of trial exhibits.
  • Attended and prepared reports on meetings and telephone conferences.
  • Performed legal research and conducted analysis of various government statutes, treaties, and judicial orders.
  • Developed and maintained positive communications with attorneys and clients.

Education

Bachelor’s Degree in Paralegal Studies
South Suburban College, South Holland, IL


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