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Jessica Claire
Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 (555) 432-1000, resumesample@example.com
Professional Summary
Skilled advocated and negotiator.  Experienced and knowledgeable in family law practice. Strong communication skills and ability to evaluate cases, identify problems, evaluate options and implement solutions.
Work History
Current to Current Associate attorney Blitt & Gaines P.C. | Saint Louis, MO, Workers Compensation and Personal Injury.  Appeared at preliminary and pretrial conferences.  Researched and prepared mediation summaries.
Current to Current Associate Attorney Blitt & Gaines P.C. | Remote, IL, Maintained a case load of 100 to 150 clients covering all aspects of family law including divorce, custody, parenting time, child support and paternity.  Represented clients in bankruptcy and district court misdemeanor matters.   Responsible for client intake, case management and documentation of time and expense.  Performed legal research and prepared all legal documents and court filings including motions, temporary orders, final judgments and bankruptcy petitions.

Current to Current Associate attorney Blitt & Gaines P.C. | Phoenix, AZ, Maintained a case load of 50-75 clients in more complex, contested divorce matters. Performed legal research and prepared all legal documents and court filings. Created premarital/antenuptial agreements.  Drafted basic estate planning documents including wills, power of attorneys and designated patient advocate.  Responsible for client intake, case management and documentation of time and expense. 


Current to Current Sole practitioner Law Offices Of Kathleen Graham | City, STATE, Maintained a law office specializing predominately in family law.  Expanded practice to include pre-divorce counseling for low income or financially challenged couples wanting to file for divorce on their own but not knowing where to start. 


Current to Current Judicial Attorney Wayne County Circuit Court | City, STATE, Reported to a Circuit Court Family Division Judge. Responsible for legal research, prepping files on a daily basis, scheduling and/or adjourning hearings, assisting in pro per litigants with preparation of temporary motions, orders and final judgments. 
Education
Expected in Bachelor of Arts | Criminal Justice Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan GPA:
Expected in J.D. | Thomas Cooley Law School, Lansing, Michigan GPA:

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School Attended

  • Michigan State University
  • Thomas Cooley Law School

Job Titles Held:

  • Associate attorney
  • Associate Attorney
  • Associate attorney
  • Sole practitioner
  • Judicial Attorney

Degrees

  • Bachelor of Arts
  • J.D.

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