Paralegal Resume Sample

Paralegal Resume Sample

Your Full Name

Sender’s Mailing Address

Sender’s Phone Numbers

Sender’s Email Address


Professional Summary


  • A highly organized efficient and motivated team player who is keen to progress in the legal field.
  • Able to deliver an excellent service to clients and exceed their expectations by having a keen eye for detail and proactive attitude towards every case.
  • Possessing strong business judgment and the ability to bring tasks to completion in a timely manner.
  • Result driven and easily able to manage every client’s expectation by being diplomatic, tactful and always on the lookout for new ideas and solutions.


Core competencies


  • Oral communication skills.
  • Writing skills
  • Organization and planning skills.
  • Research, analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Information collection and management
  • Attention to detail
  • Decision-making and judgment
  • Initiative
  • Confidentiality
  • Team work
  • Stress tolerances




Name of organization May 2010 to be present

Senior paralegal


  • Serve as paralegal to managing partner in busy litigation practice.
  • Handle heavy case load and assist with all aspects of the litigation lifecycle from inception through appeal.
  • Draft legal documents including pleadings, interrogatories, jury instructions, voir dire, affidavits, subpoenas and memoranda of law.
  • Assist with trial preparations, manage trial, prepare trial notebooks, perform jury search, and communicate with experts and fact witnesses.
  • Train paralegals on case management software.




West Virginia University, Morgantown, WV

Bachelor of Arts, Paralegal studies, (year)
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