Sample Government Lawyer Resume

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Harvey Lapierre
4312 Bird Spring Lane
Houston, TX 77070

Job Objective To serve as a Government Lawyer.

Highlights of Qualifications:

  • Wide experience in providing legal advice on legal implications of policy proposals
  • Sound knowledge of Government laws
  • Familiarity with negotiation procedures
  • Immense ability to analyze vast case information
  • Remarkable ability to address complex legal problems
  • Uncommon ability to make complex case judgments
  • Superior communication and presentation skills

Professional Experience:

Government lawyer
Texas State Government, Houston, TX
August 2007 – Present


  • Provided legal advice on Government policy procedures
  • Drafted statutory documents and contracts.
  • Coordinated with External Lawyers for case management.
  • Provided guidance to Junior Lawyers as needed.
  • Participated in legal proceedings.

Government lawyer
Weld County Government, Houston, TX
May 2004 – July 2007


  • Performed legal research and documented findings.
  • Worked with Senior Government staff to prepare bills and debates.
  • Managed civil and criminal cases.
  • Prepared subordinate legislation documents.


Master’s Degree in Law
Eastern Oregon University, La Grande, OR

Bachelor’s Degree in Law
Walsh College, Troy, MI

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