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Attorney Resume Sample

The following is an example of a qualified / professional Attorney resume sample(s). These resume examples uses an integration resume layout. The Resume initiates with the applicants qualification profile, outlining key-qualifications for Attorney job field.

Then, the candidate has an outline of their full work experience (employment history) in sequential order with employment dates on file.

Next is the Educational background, listed in descending order (most recent first). It then moves onto the Professional Background, highlighting skills separated into professional & personal skills.

And lastly, Certifications/Licenses that the candidate it involved with. Then a final part displays any other additional information that the candidate want it to be listed.

Resume Example for Attorney

Attorney

Spring Hill, TN

Authorized to work in the US for any employer

Work Experience

Attorney

Alfredo Garcia-Menocal, P.A

Miami, FL

June 2010 to January 2013

Attended 341 Meeting of Creditors, negotiations with creditors, and conducted client interviews for Chapter 7 Bankruptcy 
cases, and electronically filed bankruptcy petitions. Conducted legal research and drafted memoranda, motions, and complaints, for cases involving foreclosure defense and general civil litigation. Argued motions to cancel sale and vacate 
sale of properties in foreclosure. Represented personal representatives in the administration of estates, and assisted clients in estate planning matters. Represented clients in dissolution of marriage cases and argued various motions to enforce marital 
settlement agreements. Represented a client in a Federal Criminal Mortgage Fraud case; attended Bond Hearing, trial 
preparation, and plea negotiations.

Certified Legal Intern

Miami-Dade State Attorney’s Office

Miami, FL

August 2008 to May 2009

Prosecuted crimes in the Misdemeanor Division; participated in five jury trials to verdict; argued motions; drafted trial 
memoranda, petitions, motions, pleadings and correspondence; researched criminal law issues; worked closely with law 
enforcement in prosecuting cases.

Legal Intern for the Trial Attorney Division

The Department of Homeland Security

Miami, FL

February 2008 to April 2008

Researched legal issues in immigration law; drafted various motions and briefs; participated in immigration court trials as first chair; prosecuted alien criminals in asylum, withhold and cancellation of removal cases.

Certified Legal Intern in the Felonies Division

Miami-Dade Office of the Public Defender

Miami, FL

May 2007 to August 2007

Handled arraignment calendar which included conveying pleas, negotiating with the prosecutor and speaking on the record 
in court; conducted client interviews and depositions, researched case law and wrote memoranda.

Judicial Intern for the Honorable Celeste Hardee Muir

Eleventh Judicial Circuit of Florida

Miami, FL

May 2006 to August 2006

Researched case law and Florida statutes and wrote legal memoranda; worked closely with Judge Muir on cases involving 
guardianship, incapacitation of persons, and distribution of trusts; organized case files and communicated with attorneys 
involved in cases before the Judge; gained insight into judicial decision making and court process.

Education

Juris Doctor

Florida International University College of Law

Miami, FL

May 2008

Bachelor of Science in Telecommunications-News

University of Florida

Gainesville, FL

April 2005

Skills

Bar Association (Less than 1 year)

Additional Information

SKILLS AND PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS 
Fluent in Spanish both written and spoken, Dade County Bar Association, Cuban-American Bar Association, Florida 
Association for Women Lawyers