lawyer owner resume example with 19 years of experience

Jessica Claire
  • , , 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
  • Home: (555) 432-1000
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Brazilian Lawyer with extensive experience in family, civil, business and criminal law. Excellent discretion in handling confidential matters. Organized, highly motivated and with a desire to take on new challenges. Solid principles and ethics. Easy adaptability and exceptional interpersonal skills.

  • Extensive knowledge in leadership, team working and business management.
  • Communication skills developed over 15+ years of working as a lawyer.
  • Ability to resolve issues.
  • Versatility and easy adjustment to new challenges.
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office and systems.
  • Proactivity, friendly, and positive attitude.
Lawyer (Owner), 07/2018 to Current
VodafonePune, IN,
  • Managed and led the team, including hiring, training, and performance management.
  • Created an excellent atmosphere at the office and ensured the team were motivated and productive.
  • Identified and evaluated potential business opportunities, performance, and strategic initiatives.
  • Worked with family, succession, civil, business, and criminal law.
  • Developed and implemented customer loyalty programs.
  • Established and managed a successful business as Owner.
Lawyer, 01/2007 to Current
VodafoneDüsseldorf, DE,
  • Legal assistance for low-income people.
  • Interpretation and application of the laws to guarantee the rights of the clients.
  • Legal assistance in family law and succession, criminal law and civil law.
Lawyer, 07/2004 to Current
VodafoneBangalore, IN,
  • Approved in the proficiency Law Exam - OAB/SP (2004).
  • Offered clarification purposes and legal representation to clients explaining laws and offering appropriate legal advice.
  • Worked with family, civil, business and criminal law.
  • Participation in several internal commissions, such as a female lawyer, CAASP, and lawyer's Health, among others
Associate Lawyer, 05/2007 to 01/2012
LRR Associated LawyersCity, STATE,
  • Managed and created strategies for the firm's development with partners, acquiring new clients and their loyalty.
  • Negotiated with opposing groups or individuals to reach resolutions, avoid litigation, and accomplish client goals.
  • Employed research skills and techniques to defend her client's rights.
  • Used the knowledge of laws to clarify legal concerns for clients and in process.
Lawyer, 09/2008 to 11/2009
Center For Recovery And Social Insertion – CRISEP (NGO)City, STATE,
  • Legal assistance to inmates of the prison system.
  • Application of criminal law as an instrument to guarantee rights.
  • It guaranteed prisoners of the prison unit the application of the institute of remission (partial pardon of sentence) through study and professionalization.
Education and Training
Post-graduate: Specialization in Family And Succession Law, Expected in 11/2008 to UEL - Universidade Estadual De Londrina - Londrina - PR - Brazil,
Bachelor of Laws: Law , Expected in 07/2003 to EstadualUNIP - Universidade Paulista - Bauru - SP - Brazil,
Native/ Bilingual
Volunteer Activities
  • Member - President of the Araçatuba Women's Lawyers Commission. OAB. Araçatuba-SP, Brazil (2019-Now).
  • Counselor of the 21st Panel of the Court of Ethics and Discipline of the OAB/SP – Araçatuba-SP, Brazil (2022–Now).
  • Member - President of the of the lawyer's right to health commission. OAB. Araçatuba-SP, Brazil (2018-2021).
  • Counselor in the Council of Curators of FEA – Educational Foundation of Araçatuba-SP, Brazil (2005-2009).
  • Municipal Councilor for the Rights of Children and Adolescents – COMDICA (2006-2010).
Volunteer Projects
  • Project: "Combat Menstrual Poverty" - (2021-Now). Coordinator. Project developed through the Women's Advocate Commission, aimed at collecting sanitary pads for women and adolescents in vulnerable situations.
  • Project: “Justiçeiras” (2021-Now). Volunteer. Project aiming at providing free assistance to girls and women who are victims of domestic violence. The project has volunteers in the areas of Law, Psychology and Social Assistance from all over Brazil, so that they can welcome, support and provide technical guidance through virtual service.
  • Project: “Beleza Solidária” (2019-Now). Volunteer. Project developed in partnership with the OAB, the Women's Advocate Commission, the Municipality of Araçatuba and other governmental and non-governmental bodies, aiming to qualify beauty professionals to be multiplier agents of information in the fight against domestic violence.
  • Project "OAB goes to school" – OAB/SP (2005 - 2009). Volunteer. Project developed by OAB, for volunteer lawyers to teach citizenship lessons and legal guidance to public school students.
  • Project "Law and Citizenship" – UNIP – Paulista University, Bauru-SP, Brazil (2002 – 2003). Volunteer. Project carried out jointly with students from UNIP – Paulista University (Bauru), promoting law classes to re-educators at the Agricultural Penal Institute of Bauru.
Websites, Portfolios, Profiles
Additional Information

I am from Brazil but currently living in Canada with my family. I love traveling, practicing sports, passing the time with my family, helping people, meeting new people, and learning new things.

  • Certification in Professional Ethics. ESA – Superior School of Advocacy – São Paulo, Brazil (In progress).
  • Certification in Leadership, Ability to Learn and Resilience. PUCRS – Pontifical Catholic University of Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, Brazil (2021).
  • Certification in Data Protection. IBIJUS – Brazilian Institute of Law, Brazil (2020).
  • Basic Arbitration Course. TAESP - Arbitration Court of the State of São Paulo, Brazil (2005).
  • Practice in arbitration and mediation. OAB – Brazilian Bar Association, Brazil (2005).

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School Attended

  • UEL - Universidade Estadual De Londrina
  • EstadualUNIP - Universidade Paulista

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