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

Immigration Lawyer – Melendez & Associates

Converse, TX

Responsible, Goal and Service-oriented with 5 year background in law, business and 
educational institutions. Dedicated to high level of customer satisfaction and meeting 
aggressive goals. Excellent communication, writting and time management skills. Handles 
tasks with accuracy and efficiency.

Work Experience

Immigration Lawyer

Melendez & Associates

San Antonio, TX

April 2017 to Present

Represent clients in court or before government agencies. 
Present evidence to defend clients. 
Select jurors, argue motions, meet with judges and question witnesses during the course of a trial. 
Interpret laws, rulings and regulations for individuals and businesses. 
Study Constitution, statutes, decisions, regulations, and ordinances of quasi-judicial 
bodies to determine ramifications for cases. 
Present and summarize cases to judges and juries. 
Prepare legal briefs and opinions. 
Analyze the probable outcomes of cases, using knowledge of legal precedents. 
Examine legal data to determine advisability of defending or prosecuting lawsuit. 
Evaluate findings and develop strategies and arguments in preparation for presentation of cases. 
Advise clients concerning business transactions, claim liability, advisability of prosecuting or defending lawsuits, or legal rights and obligations. 
Gather evidence to formulate defense or to initiate legal actions, by such means as interviewing clients and witnesses to ascertain the facts of a case. 
Negotiate settlements of civil disputes. 
Prepare and draft legal documents, such as wills, deeds, mortgages, leases, and contracts. 
Confer with colleagues with specialties in appropriate areas of legal issue to establish and verify bases for legal proceedings. 
Perform administrative and management functions related to the practice of law.

Account Representative

Ivan Cosme

San Antonio, TX

January 2017 to June 2017

Examine documents to determine degree of risk from such factors as applicant financial 
standing and value and condition of property. 
Use computers for various applications, such as database management or word 
processing. 
Answer telephones and give information to callers, take messages, or transfer calls to appropriate individuals. 
Operate office equipment, such as fax machines, copiers, or phone systems and arrange for repairs when equipment malfunctions. 
Greet visitors or callers and handle their inquiries or direct them to the appropriate persons according to their needs. 
Complete forms in accordance with company procedures. 
Maintain scheduling and event calendars. 
Schedule and confirm appointments for clients, customers, or supervisors. 
Make copies of correspondence or other printed material. 
Locate and attach appropriate files to incoming correspondence requiring replies. 
Operate electronic mail systems and coordinate the flow of information, internally or with other organizations. 
Open, read, route, and distribute incoming mail or other materials and answer routine 
letters. 
Provide services to customers, such as order placement or account information. 
Develop or maintain internal or external company Web sites. 
Mail newsletters, promotional material, or other information. 
Order and dispense supplies. 
Learn to operate new office technologies as they are developed and implemented. 
Sell various types of insurance policies to businesses and individuals on behalf of insurance companies, including automobile, fire, life, property, medical and dental 
insurance or specialized policies such as marine, farm/crop, and medical malpractice. 
Interview prospective clients to obtain data about their financial resources and needs, the physical condition of the person or property to be insured, and to discuss any existing 
coverage. 
Call on policyholders to deliver and explain policy, to analyze insurance program and suggest additions or changes, or to change beneficiaries. 
Seek out new clients and develop clientele by networking to find new customers and generate lists of prospective clients. 
Customize insurance programs to suit individual customers, often covering a variety of risks. 
Explain features, advantages and disadvantages of various policies to promote sale of insurance plans. 
Calculate premiums and establish payment method. 
Perform administrative tasks, such as maintaining records and handling policy renewals. 
Contact underwriter and submit forms to obtain binder coverage. 
Confer with clients to obtain and provide information when claims are made on a policy. 
Attend meetings, seminars and programs to learn about new products and services, learn 
new skills, and receive technical assistance in developing new accounts.

Attorney

Notary

Guayama, PR, US

September 2012 to September 2016

Represent clients in court or before government agencies. 
Present evidence to defend clients or prosecute defendants in criminal or civil litigation. 
Select jurors, argue motions, meet with judges and question witnesses during the course of a trial. 
Interpret laws, rulings and regulations for individuals and businesses. 
Study Constitution, statutes, decisions, regulations, and ordinances of quasi-judicial 
bodies to determine ramifications for cases. 
Present and summarize cases to judges and juries. 
Prepare legal briefs and opinions, and file appeals in state and federal courts of appeal. 
Analyze the probable outcomes of cases, using knowledge of legal precedents. 
Examine legal data to determine advisability of defending or prosecuting lawsuit. 
Evaluate findings and develop strategies and arguments in preparation for presentation of cases. 
Advise clients concerning business transactions, claim liability, advisability of prosecuting or defending lawsuits, or legal rights and obligations. 
Gather evidence to formulate defense or to initiate legal actions, by such means as interviewing clients and witnesses to ascertain the facts of a case. 
Negotiate settlements of civil disputes. 
Prepare and draft legal documents, such as wills, deeds, patent applications, mortgages, 
leases, and contracts. 
Confer with colleagues with specialties in appropriate areas of legal issue to establish and verify bases for legal proceedings. 
Supervise legal assistants. 
Probate wills and represent and advise executors and administrators of estates. 
Perform administrative and management functions related to the practice of law. 
Search for and examine public and other legal records to write opinions or establish 
ownership. 
Act as agent, trustee, guardian, or executor for businesses or individuals. 
Help develop federal and state programs, draft and interpret laws and legislation, and establish enforcement procedures. 
Present purchase offers to sellers for consideration. 
Act as an intermediary in negotiations between buyers and sellers, generally representing 
one or the other. 
Compare a property with similar properties that have recently sold to determine its 
competitive market price. 
Advise clients on market conditions, prices, mortgages, legal requirements and related 
matters. 
Prepare documents such as representation contracts, purchase agreements, closing 
statements, deeds and leases. 
Coordinate property closings, overseeing signing of documents and disbursement of funds. 
Arrange for title searches to determine whether clients have clear property titles. 
Coordinate appointments to show homes to prospective buyers. 
Develop networks of attorneys, mortgage lenders, and contractors to whom clients may 
be referred. 
Rent or lease properties on behalf of clients. 
Prepare affidavits or other documents, such as legal correspondence, and organize and maintain documents in paper or electronic filing system. 
Prepare for trial by performing tasks such as organizing exhibits. 
Prepare legal documents, including briefs, pleadings, appeals, wills, contracts, and real 
estate closing statements. 
Meet with clients and other professionals to discuss details of case. 
Investigate facts and law of cases and search pertinent sources, such as public records, to determine causes of action and to prepare cases. 
File pleadings with court clerk. 
Gather and analyze research data, such as statutes, decisions, and legal articles, codes, and documents.

Part-Time Criminal Justice Professor

Inter-American University of Puerto Rico

Guayama, PR, US

January 2012 to May 2016

Initiate, facilitate, and moderate classroom discussions. 
Evaluate and grade students’ class work, assignments, and papers. 
Prepare course materials such as syllabi, homework assignments, and handouts. 
Prepare and deliver lectures to undergraduate students on topics such as criminal law, 
defensive policing, prevention of fraud and investigation techniques. 
Compile, administer, and grade examinations, or assign this work to others. 
Keep abreast of developments in the field by reading current literature, talking with colleagues, and participating in professional conferences. 
Maintain student attendance records, grades, and other required records. 
Advise students on academic and vocational curricula and on career issues. 
Maintain regularly scheduled office hours to advise and assist students. 
Plan, evaluate, and revise curricula, course content, course materials, and methods of instruction. 
Select and obtain materials and supplies such as textbooks. 
Supervise undergraduate or teaching, internship, and research work. 
Collaborate with colleagues to address teaching and research issues. 
Participate in campus and community events. 
Assign cases for students to hear and try.

Education

J.D. in Law

Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico

Ponce, PR

2011

Bachelor of Arts in Criminology

Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico

Ponce, PR

2004

Skills

CLERICAL (Less than 1 year), HUMAN RESOURCES (Less than 1 year), PROBLEM SOLVING (Less than 1 year), TIME MANAGEMENT (Less than 1 year)

Certifications/Licenses

Mediation Specialist

Additional Information

Skills 
Law and Government English and Spanish Language 
Active Listening Speaking 
Critical Thinking Reading Comprehension 
Complex Problem Solving Judgment and Decision Making 
Writing Customer and Personal Service 
Negotiation Persuasion 
Administration and Management Active Learning 
Social Perceptiveness Time Management 
Monitoring Clerical 
Computers and Electronics Service Orientation 
Personnel and Human Resources Instructing