Sample Employment Lawyer Resume

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Edith Bray
2914 Counts Lane
New Britain, CT 6051
(222)-224-2604
[email]

Job Objective Securing Employment Lawyer position in a well known law firm that provides the opportunity to grow.

Highlights of Qualifications:

  • Remarkable experience in handling employment law issues
  • Exceptional knowledge of employment policies
  • Sound knowledge of employment law issues
  • Proficient with automated legal research tools
  • Familiarity with securities law, contract law, corporate law and intellectual property law
  • Immense ability to adapt to changing environment
  • Remarkable ability to respond to client’s inquiries
  • Uncommon ability to multi-task to meet deadlines

Professional Experience:

Employment Lawyer
Carpenter Legal Search, Inc., New Britain, CT
August 2007 – Present

Responsibilities:

  • Provide legal advice on employment, benefits, mobility and executive operations.
  • Provided day-to-day legal counseling and assisted in litigation management.
  • Performed investigation of employment issues.
  • Assisted in developing employment policies.
  • Developed legal contracts and memorandum.
  • Performed legal negotiations when needed.
  • Provided training to junior employment lawyers.
  • Handled risk identification and management activities.

Employment Lawyer
Morgan Wentworth, LLC, New Britain, CT
May 2004 – July 2007

Responsibilities:

  • Prepared contract agreements and separation agreements.
  • Represented company’s case in the court of law
  • Assisted in updating employee handbook.
  • Addressed employee relations issues.
  • Performed investigations related to harassment, discrimination and ethics violation.
  • Developed strong argument techniques to present to the court.
  • Ensured employees follow state and federal law.
  • Assisted in Affirmative Action OFCCP audits.

Education

Master’s Degree in Employment Law
San Diego State University, San Diego, CA

Bachelor’s Degree in Law
Chaffey College, Cucamonga, CA

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