Junior Lawyer resume example with 5+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
, , 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor (555) 432-1000,

Expert Attorney accomplished in building and winning cases. Talented in understanding intricacies behind laws and crafting persuasive oral arguments and written positions. Dedicated to clients' needs and goals. Dedicated Police Officer talented at implementing safe security measures and conflict resolution techniques. Trained in preventive policing techniques to reduce community crime rates. Specializes in non-lethal intervention techniques to resolve potentially dangerous situations. Quick thinking Police Officer skilled in assessing risks and making critical decisions under extreme pressure. Trained in crisis management tactics for preserving wellbeing. Dedicated to minimizing force and maximizing positive outcomes. Motivated Police Officer committed to serving and protecting citizens from crime and dangerous activities. Extensive conflict and crisis prevention training. Specializes in de-escalated situations to provide optimal outcomes for all involved individuals. Orderly Patrol Deputy with expertise in patrolling, arresting suspects and dispute resolution. Cordial and very responsive to patrol assigned areas and keep vigilant for suspicious activity.

  • Arbitrating disputes
  • Torts expert
  • Commercial real estate
  • Mortgage priority litigation
  • Criminal investigations
  • Primary authority research
  • Westlaw expertise
  • Estate planning
  • Litigation management
  • Search and seizure laws familiarity
  • Arrest techniques
  • Surveillance expert
  • Radar speed measurement
  • Defense and Arrest Tactics (DAAT)
  • CPR/First Aid certified
  • Drug enforcement
  • Disciplinary measures
  • Street slang
  • Intelligence reports
  • Westlaw and LexisNexis
  • Travel and event coordination
  • Documatrix
  • Office management
  • Court reporting
  • Daily docket reports
  • Member of the National Association of Legal Assistants
  • Customer relationship management
  • Conflict mediation
  • Case management
  • Risk management
  • Project management
  • Troubleshooting complex problems
  • Document control support
06/2021 to Current Junior Lawyer Clarabridge | Indianapolis, IN,
  • Assisted clients by responding to phone calls and emails to provide general information and case updates.
  • Prepared pleading documents with statements of claim or defense.
  • Performed legal research to review legal and journalistic documents using credible sources.
  • Drafted and updated litigation files.
  • Worked closely with notaries to obtain notarized signatures of official documents.
  • Communicated with industry experts to coordinate activities and gather information.
  • Oversaw archival process and management of electronic and hard copy documents.
  • Prepared and organized evidence and exhibits to be utilized in court hearings and trials.
  • Represented clients before court in oral debate by constructing favorable and truthful narrative around presented evidence and facts.
  • Addressed contract-specific matters during case and precedent research.
  • Negotiated civil dispute settlements to minimize payment or maximize receipt of monetary damages.
  • Propounded discovery documents such as form interrogatories.
01/2021 to 12/2021 Fire Fighter Syracuse City | Syracuse, UT,
  • Maintained tools and fire vehicles, contributing to rapid response capability.
  • Cleaned, serviced and maintained fire apparatus in condition of readiness and performed general maintenance of fire department property.
  • Checked hoses and breathing masks after fire calls to determine proper functionality.
  • Kept station in peak working order by inspecting facilities, equipment and personnel.
  • Extinguished flames and embers to suppress fires with shovels and hand-driven water or chemical pumps.
  • Performed fundamental firefighter and driver duties.
  • Promptly responded to incidents and demobilized water tenders and fire engines.
  • Inspected schools, theaters, offices and various other buildings to check for proper fire precautionary measures.
  • Organized fire caches and positioned equipment for most effective response at emergency calls, which resulted in quicker action times.
03/2016 to 12/2021 Police Officer Parkland Health & Hospital System | Irving, TX,
  • Investigated criminal and traffic offenses.
  • Mediated domestic-related disturbances and protected victims from harm.
  • Apprehended suspects, prepared case reports and testified in courtroom hearings.
  • Responded to and investigated security and burglar alarms.
  • Adhered to safety protocols and properly handled equipment, weapons and materials.
  • Made arrests for violations of criminal laws and conducted background investigations.
  • Served active warrants and subpoenas.
  • Responded to calls related to DWI, felonies, misdemeanors, domestic abuse and animal rescue.
  • Directed and controlled crowds at parades, funeral processions and sporting events.
  • Searched vehicles, buildings, homes and property for evidence and stolen property.
  • Wrote, reviewed and approved reports entered in county database.
  • Communicated with subjects and witnesses to acquire and verify information relevant to roadway accident investigations.
  • Responded to civil unrest, search and rescue operations.
  • Assessed crime scenes upon arrival and secured areas.
  • Inspected squad vehicle and weapons daily and arranged for routine and special maintenance.
  • Provided training on gang-related issues, firearms, defensive driving and other related police topics to newly hired officers.
  • Conducted field sobriety tests and used portable breathalyzers to perform tests.
  • Conducted stationary and mobile surveillance on investigatory individuals.
  • Fostered rapport with school personnel and students to build trust and cultivate communication.
  • Gathered preliminary investigation information as first responder to crime scenes.
  • Liaised with school counselors and administrators regarding juvenile offenders.
Education and Training
Expected in 05/2011 Master of Studies in Law | Law Enforcement Harvard University, Cambridge, MA GPA:

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  • Harvard University

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  • Master of Studies in Law

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