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Legal assistant

Legal assistant


Worked for the government, assisting district and prosecuting attorneys with tasks related to criminal cases and lawsuits.

  • Helped with case management, document preparation, and communicating with clients and court officials.
  • Scheduled initial consultations and follow-ups for clients to meet with attorneys and discuss their cases.
  • Greeted and welcomed guests such as trial witnesses, defense attorneys, law enforcement officers, judges, and family members of clients.
  • Prepared for disbursement funds associated with felony matters.
  • Scheduled meetings for couriers, court reporters, and expert witnesses to meet with attorneys.
  • Documented information relating to cases and trials into case management software as required by office policy.

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Procure products, materials, and supplies for business operations and individual customer requirements. Conduct extensive research through sources like SEC filings, LexisNexis, and Westlaw.

  • Prepare merger and acquisition agreements for $100M+ deals.
  • Author legal briefs and legal opinions for dozens of transactions annually.
  • Influence company’s legal positioning on evolving business issues by researching case law and precedent.
  • Create and manage spreadsheets to organize cases, some of which result in settlements and some of which go to trial.
  • Represent company’s legal team in communications with cross-functional business partners, outside counsel, and third parties.

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Notary public

Notary public


Validated and notarized real estate documents for lender and manage escrow accounts. Maintained flexible schedule to meet with clients to confirm identity and process documents. Contributed to profession by training and administering exams for new notaries.

  • Secured over 200 commercial and residential real estate transactions, exceeding a combined $2B in value.
  • Led online training and certification process for hundreds of prospective notaries.
  • Administered oaths of office for 50+ notaries.
  • Supervised hundreds of loan signings and trained new signing agents.
  • Performed mobile and virtual notary services to meet all customer needs.

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All job titles Attorney Law clerk Legal assistant Legal secretary Notary public Paralegal

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Legal assistant

Dedicated legal assistant who learns quickly and brings a positive attitude to the job. Highly skilled at communicating with clients on the phone and in person, with a priority on delivering exceptional customer service in every interaction. Comfortable learning and using new technology that simplifies and improves business operations. Previously worked in other professional services settings and eager to build a long-term career with a law firm.

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Competent and detail-oriented paralegal professional with exceptional research, oral, writing, and organizing abilities. Can pinpoint factual and grammatical errors in legal documents and re-write pertinent legal information in a manner that is easy to understand for both clients and attorneys.

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Dedicated corporate attorney with 7 years of experience working with public and private corporations. Client advisor providing counsel on a broad range of commercial and regulatory matters, including corporate governance, contracts, securities, M&A, and. Fluent at structuring, drafting, and negotiating agreements related to commercial transactions, as well as liaising with in-house counsel, business leaders, law firm partners, and third-party attorneys. Active bar license in the state of New York.

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Notary public

Conscientious and confidential notary public professional with highly regarded skills in organization, record keeping, impartiality, and maintaining good judgment. Possesses a vast and in-depth understanding of contractual rights and proprietaries. Knowledgeable and well-read regarding the content of documentation, forms, and paperwork.

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Legal assistant

Courteous and diligent legal professional is in search of a career opportunity to assist legal staff with duties that include research, drafting, writing, and proofreading legal documents.

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Hard-working and knowledgeable entry-level paralegal professional is seeking an opportunity with a legal entity to assist with drafting, writing, and reviewing affidavits and other documents.

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Passionate and dedicated law graduate looking for an entry-level position in a prestigious law firm where knowledge of legal documentation is an appreciated and sought-after skill.

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Notary public

Informed and honest notary public with 6 years of experience is looking for a position that allows customers to feel secure in being protected and cared for.

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