attorney resume example with 15+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
  • Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK
  • H: (555) 432-1000
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Professional Summary
Logical and resourceful attorney  who effectively anticipates and evaluates legal issues to protect clients and resolve cases. Team-oriented Lawyer who works to increase understanding and proficiencies in all areas of legal practice. Communicates with empathy and compassion while consistently exhibiting a professional work ethic. Attorney adept at developing positive rapport with clients. Presents evidence in a clear and straightforward manner and practices sound and thorough case analysis techniques.
  • Legal writing
  • Criminal defense
  • MS Office proficient
  • Fluent in English and Spanish
  • Trial Preparation
  • Motion Preparation


  • Legal administrative support
  • Critical thinking
  • Attention to detail
  • Legal correspondence preparation
  • Legal/non-legal research
  • In-depth criminal law knowledge
Work History
Attorney, 04/2014 - Current
Lumen Norristown, PA,

Made court appearances.  Client consultations.  Discovery review.  File review. 

Legal Assistant, 06/2007 - 04/2014
State Of Ohio Highland County, OH,

Opened and itemized files.  Answered phone calls. Arranged client consultations.  Requested and reviewed discovery.  Interviewed witnesses.  Prepared trial binders. 

Primary Counselor , 08/2005 - 08/2006
Saint Francis Community Services Newton, ,

Provided intakes and counseling for individuals addicted to opiates.  Provided one on one and group counseling.  Prepared treatment plans for clients.  Conducted group meetings with doctor and nurses for treatments for patients. 

Counselor I, 11/2006 - 04/2007
American Addiction Centers Riverview, FL, Provided 24 hour supervision for at risk youth in a group home setting.  Assisted in daily supervision and daily activities. 
J.D.: , Expected in 2013
Laurence Drivon School of Law - Stockton, Ca
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Master of Arts: Criminal Justice, Expected in 2008
California State University Stanislaus - Turlock, Ca
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Bachelor of Arts: Sociology/Law & Society, Expected in 2005
University of California Riverside - Riverside, Ca
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School Attended

  • Laurence Drivon School of Law
  • California State University Stanislaus
  • University of California Riverside

Job Titles Held:

  • Attorney
  • Legal Assistant
  • Primary Counselor
  • Counselor I


  • J.D.
  • Master of Arts
  • Bachelor of Arts

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