Resume Templates: Legal Researcher


111 Street, Las Vegas, NV 99999 | C: (000) 000-0000 | Professional Summary Professional legal researcher currently pursuing a Graduate Certificate in Legal Research and Information Management at Durham College. In-depth legal expertise with hands-on experience in torts, contracts, evidence management, court procedures, and tribunals. Organized, detail-oriented, and committed to accurate and efficient legal support. Thrive in challenging, dynamic, and high-pressure environments. Areas of Expertise Legal Fully support litigation case needs to maximize attorney effectiveness. Collect and deliver disclosures. Set up adjournments and trail dates. Write reports detailing court proceedings. Understand function of torts, contracts, evidence, litigation, and small claims court. Complete company legal, financial, and corporate information searches. Use specialized law libraries and legal databases. Find and track bills from infancy to completion. Administrative Document actions and evidence. Sort information and maintain filing systems. Research wide range of information to support work needs. Prepare documents, spreadsheets, and correspondence. Customer Service Explain court processes to clients to calm nerves and educate about procedures. Provide exceptional service to maintain client expectations and satisfaction. Respond to questions and promptly resolve all issues. Gather client requirements and scope projects according to unique demands. Use tact and fairness to handle sensitive client information, questions, and requests. Technical Legal Databases: Quicklaw, LawSource, Westlaw Canada, e-Laws, CanLii, Justice Canada, NUANS, and Cyberbahn Microsoft Office Suite: Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook Work History Business Owner, WYSE CHOICE Dog Walking and Pet Sitting Service — February 2012-September 2014 Independent Paralegal, Self-Employed — September 2008-June 2010 Education Graduate Certificate in Legal Research and Information Management– May, 2015 Durham College –Oshawa, Ontario