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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

Commercial Litigation Attorney, with Focus on Insurance Coverage

Yardley, PA

Authorized to work in the US for any employer

Work Experience

Attorney

Hangley Aronchick Segal Pudlin & Schiller

Philadelphia, PA

January 2011 to Present

Philadelphia, PA (January 2011 to present) 
Shareholder in litigation department. Practice focused on resolution of complex commercial disputes primarily involving insurance coverage for claims involving employment practices, government investigations, unfair competition, environmental remediation, and toxic torts under general liability, D&O and employment practices liability policies. Additional experience includes personal injury litigation and state and local tax litigation. First-and second chair jury trial experience, first chair bench trial experience, and mediation and arbitration experience. Associate Development Committee and Website Committee member.

Attorney

DLA Piper US, LLP

Philadelphia, PA

October 1999 to January 2011

Practice included resolving disputes involving insurance coverage, construction projects, commercial contracts, personal injury and product liability, employer liability, corporate governance, class actions, and postal regulatory matters. Firm-wide Associate Committee Representative.

Attorney

Dechert Price & Rhoads

Philadelphia, PA

May 1997 to October 1999

Represented clients in disputes with state and local authorities regarding corporate income and sales and use taxes.

Judicial Law Clerk to the Honorable Robert J. Shenkin

Chester County Court of Common Pleas, Chester County, PA

1996 to 1997

Drafted bench memoranda and proposed orders regarding pretrial motions.

Judicial intern for Magistrate Judge James R. Melinson

United States District Court, Eastern District of Pennsylvania

Philadelphia, PA

1995 to 1996

Researched and drafted memoranda concerning Social Security appeals and federal habeas corpus petitions.

Law clerk

Law Offices of David L. Pallett

Philadelphia, PA

1994 to 1995

Performed client and witness interviews, conducted legal research, and drafted pleadings and discovery.

Field Director

Psi Upsilon Fraternity

Paoli, PA

September 1991 to June 1993

then Director of Chapter Services. Developed risk management, leadership, and organizational development programs for undergraduate and alumni groups; provided training on these topics in seminar and workshop formats on college campuses and at national meetings.

Education

JD in Temple International and Comparative Law Journal

Temple University School of Law

Philadelphia, PA

1996

BA in International Studies

Kenyon College

Gambier, OH

1991