Sample Legal Advisor Resume

Contact information

Neeraj Doshi

C234, East Padmavati Colony, Mumbai
(789)-121314

Career objective

I am seeking a position that will allow me to apply my legal knowledge and skills to the success of mutual company goals and a team that shares my work values. I look forward to discussing opportunities for my next career challenge.

Career Achievements

  • Accomplished advisor carrier with unique combination of legal and business experience and skill sets.
  • Highly capable of providing legal and negotiation services for government and corporate clients.
  • Demonstrated skill in crisis management, conflict resolution, and mediation.

Experience

Legal Advisor

Mumbai Municipal Corporation, Mumbai, 2006-Present

  • Research impact of reduced State revenue sharing on municipal public safety staffing.
  • Research and analyze complex legal questions and issue and prepare confidential legal memoranda, court papers, and briefs for administrative, trial, and appellate proceedings
  • Prepare, file and prosecute patent, trademark, and copyright applications personally and via outside counsel.
  • Involved in needs assessment, strategy planning, community outreach, interviewing, data collection, analysis and reporting.

Victim Witness Advocate

Mumbai District Attorney’s Office, Mumbai, 2002-2005

  • Interviewed victims and witnesses, prepared documents and organized information for court appearances.
  • Assisted attorneys during trials.

Legal Intern

Secure Public Defenders, Mumbai, 2000- 2002

  • Researched and drafted motions on various criminal law and procedural issues.
  • Interviewed clients at Illinois correctional institutions.
  • Argued bail motions in several state district courts.
  • Negotiated plea and bail agreements for defendants accused of misdemeanor crimes.
  • Attended criminal trials and deposition hearings.

Education and Certification

  • L L B (Criminal/Social laws)

Gandhi Law Collage, Mumbai, 2000

  • B A. (psychology/Honor)

Vithhal Bhai Collage of Arts and Sciences, Mumbai, 1998

Honors

  • Gold medalist in B Sc. from Vithhal Bhai Collage of Arts and Sciences, Mumbai.
  • Arranged funds for poor and sick children.

References

Aditya Chopra

Chief Manager

Mumbai Municipal Corporation

adichopra_B123@yahoo.com