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Jessica
Claire
resumesample@example.com
(555) 432-1000,
, , 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
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Professional Summary

Focused [Job Title] accomplished in all aspects of federal and state laws related to [Law type]. Proficiency in auditing information pertaining to compliance and regulations. Driven Law Clerk with [Number] years of experience and commitment to productive research and litigation processes. Fast-learning professional with skill in legal research and document drafting. Detail-oriented and collaborative worker with proven leadership ability. Enthusiastic [Job Title] eager to contribute to team success through hard work, attention to detail and excellent organizational skills. Clear understanding of [Task] and [Task] and training in [Skill]. Motivated to learn, grow and excel in [Industry].

Skills
  • Brief and opinion writing
  • Legal memos
  • Legal documentation
  • Fact compilation
  • Knowledge of civil procedure
  • Case analysis
  • Proofreading
  • Trial memorandum preparation
  • Legal Research
  • LexisNexis
  • Westlaw
  • Organization and Time management
  • Immigration law
Education
University of La Verne College of Law Ontario, CA Expected in 12/2020 J.D. : - GPA :
University of California, Riverside Riverside, CA Expected in 06/2015 Bachelor of Science : Neuroscience - GPA :
Work History
State Of Colorado - Law Clerk
Denver, CO, 02/2021 - 05/2021
  • Created and prepared legal drafts by organizing and assembling information for legal documents and forms.
  • Assessed cases for probable outcomes by researching black letter law and other legal authority, comparing fact patterns to those of precedential cases.
  • Maintained and updated files and databases for personnel records and financial reports.
  • Managed court sessions, maintaining attendant records for court proceedings.
  • Conducted research for upcoming cases for firm's [Number] attorneys.
  • Administrated databases containing client information and vital [Type] data to facilitate office operations.
  • Researched legal authority using [Software] to identify tenable solutions to [Type] and [Type] law problems.
  • Investigated facts and laws to determine strategies for case preparation.
  • Increased satisfaction among law clients by applying best practices to solve complex issues efficiently.
  • Assembled case materials for [Number] cases by organizing, summarizing and collecting documents, information and evidence.
  • Invoiced clients for legal fees using [Software].
  • Updated firm's database with new information for client records and financial documents.
  • Assisted attorneys with case organization and administrative tasks.
  • Arranged for [Number] trials by preparing exhibits, trial briefs, subpoenas and motions.
  • Supported legal team by conducting research, drafting briefs, gathering information and interpreting legal documents.
State Of Colorado - Law Clerk
Denver, CO, 06/2020 - 08/2020
  • Researched legal authority using [Software] to identify tenable solutions to [Type] and [Type] law problems.
  • Assessed cases for probable outcomes by researching black letter law and other legal authority, comparing fact patterns to those of precedential cases.
  • Conducted research for upcoming cases for firm's [Number] attorneys.
  • Investigated facts and laws to determine strategies for case preparation.
  • Researched and stayed abreast of industry techniques to delivering effective solutions and best practices.
  • Supported legal team by conducting research, drafting briefs, gathering information and interpreting legal documents.
Maricopa County, Arizona - Judicial Law Clerk
Phoenix, AZ, 01/2020 - 03/2020
  • Reviewed complaints, petitions, motions and pleadings to aid in determining admissibility.
  • Assessed cases for probable outcomes by researching black letter law and other legal authority, comparing fact patterns to those of precedential cases.
  • Discussed, advised, and debated potential outcomes of [Type] cases with judge.
  • Provided assistance on [Type] projects by [Action] to [Result].
Val Verde Unified School District - Certified Substitute Teacher
City, STATE, 01/2017 - 03/2017
  • Used [Software] to maintain detailed records of student progress, attendance and assignments in teachers absence.
  • Kept students on-task with proactive behavior modification and positive reinforcement strategies.
  • Took over class for regular classroom teacher, managing assignments, student needs and recordkeeping.
  • Followed classroom plans left by class teacher to continue student education and reinforce core concepts.
  • Instructed students in core educational principles, concepts and in-depth subject matter.
  • Implemented prepared lesson plans in established classrooms.
  • Assisted students of all ability levels develop life-long learning skills and good study habits.
  • Assisted students in ongoing projects and assignments on [Area of expertise] and conducted extra research to further understanding of topics.
  • Administered and graded tests and quizzes and reported performance to primary teacher.
Accomplishments

    CALI AWARD CONSTITUTIONAL LAW, 2018

    CALI AWARD RELIGION AND LAW, 2019

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School Attended
  • University of La Verne College of Law
  • University of California, Riverside
Job Titles Held:
  • Law Clerk
  • Law Clerk
  • Judicial Law Clerk
  • Certified Substitute Teacher
Degrees
  • J.D.
  • Bachelor of Science