Resume Templates: Legal Assistant


Resume Templates: Legal Assistant

So, you’ve perfected your Legal Assistant resume – what comes next? A cover letter, of course. Learn how to craft an impressive, attention-getting one via our Legal Assistant cover letter sample.

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Richard Paul Andersen100 Broadway Lane New Parkland, CA, 91010Cell: (555) SUMMARY Dynamic Legal Assistant skilled at the challenges in different areas of the law. Familiar with all facets of paralegal and secretarial duties in litigation. Comfortable working with clients and attorneys and multi-tasking complex assignments and deadlines. From managing client files to bankruptcy software, proven track record of high level of customer service. HIGHLIGHTS
  • Familiar with legal terminology, processes and procedures
  • Ability to multi-task, prioritizing projects without supervision and meeting deadlines regardless of workloads
  • Excellent research skills, alleviating attorney and paralegal workload
  • Exceptional organizational skills, approaching every project with a strong work ethic and enthusiasm
  • Comfortable with computers, legal software and telephone systems
WORK EXPERIENCE March 2007 to Present Amble Legal Services, New Cityland, CA Legal Assistant
  • Research precedents, statutes, rulings and regulations for pending litigation.
  • Participant in preliminary stages of case hearings and preparation.
  • Perform legal data analysis and finding appropriate and effective use for results.
  • Prepare annual and quarterly reports, and yearly audit letters.
  • Schedule travel arrangements.
  • Greeted and attended to visitors and clients.
March 2002 to January 2007 Masterson, Weston, Paulson & Romano, New Cityland, CA Legal Assistant
  • Monitored legal publications, updating office law library as needed.
  • Acted as witness in the execution of closings, wills and trials.
  • Managed correspondence, scheduled meetings and conferences, answered phones and assisted in general office tasks.
EDUCATION 2006 University of California, New Cityland, CA Bachelor of Arts, History