Sample In House Employment Lawyer Resume

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Margarita Anaya
2968 Eva Pearl Street
Baton Rouge, LA 70810

Job Objective Seeking In House Employment Lawyer position with a reputable firm.

Highlights of Qualifications:

  • Extensive experience in providing legal opinions and interpreting internal policies
  • Sound knowledge of employment issues
  • Familiarity with legal research and analysis procedures
  • Immense ability to negotiate contracts
  • Good understanding of federal, state and local employment laws and regulations
  • Outstanding ability to provide legal service independently or in groups
  • Remarkable ability to draft legal documents
  • Proficient with MS products
  • Superior written and verbal skills

Professional Experience:

In House Employment Lawyer
J. Crew Group, Inc., Baton Rouge, LA
August 2007 – Present


  • Analyzed employment contracts and provided legal options.
  • Interpreted employment laws to business management.
  • Explained about new employment laws to staffs.
  • Provided advice to management on labor relations matters.
  • Managed employee on-boarding and off-boarding procedures.
  • Identified professional development opportunities.
  • Implemented process improvements to improve service deliveries.
  • Recommended latest technologies to manage employee data.

In House Employment Lawyer
Paragon Legal Group, Baton Rouge, LA
May 2004 – July 2007


  • Provided legal support for all employment matters.
  • Reported directly to Director of Legal Affairs.
  • Maintained good working relationship with legal team members.
  • Coordinated with external counsel for case management activities.
  • Identified potential risks and recommended remedial measures.
  • Ensured that employees follow company regulations.
  • Drafted appointments and termination letters.
  • Maintained all information secured and confidential.


Master’s Degree in Law
Central Arizona College, Coolidge, AZ

Bachelor’s Degree in Law
National College, Lynchburg, VA

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