Sample Trial Attorney Resume

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Robert Boone
3189 Front Street
Southfield, MI48075

Job Objective Looking to help the company through my years of experience as Trial Attorney.

Highlights of Qualifications:

  • Huge experience in civil litigation
  • Wide knowledge of the claims process and underwriting
  • Good understanding of the Staff Legal function
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office, Westlaw, and the internet
  • Good analytical skills, oral and written communication skills
  • Ability to budget costs and calculate exposure
  • Ability to categorize and prioritize work
  • Ability to effectively maximize productivity

Professional Experience:

Trial Attorney
The Hanover Insurance Group,Southfield, MI
August 2007 – Present

  • Handled small cases of low exposure and complexity.
  • Resolved cases in the most cost effective manner.
  • Developed theories and affirmative defenses to incoming lawsuits.
  • Engaged in routine motion practice, discovery and research.
  • Handled routine and low exposure trials and arbitrations

Trial Attorney
Farmers Insurance Group, Southfield, MI
May 2004- July 2007

  • Assessed liabilityand damages.
  • Developed defences to allegations for successful resolution of cases.
  • Attended hearings and conduct trials.
  • Coordinated the case handling with claims personnel.
  • Completed necessary system documentation.


Bachelor’s Degree in Law
Bob Jones University, Greenville, SC

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