Trying to get a position as a Consultant can be competitive. A resume that is well put together can be the factor that makes one applicant stand out among the others. The following resume template provides an appropriate example of a winning legal consultant resume.
Consultant adept at providing advice in the legal sector. Proven ability to apply advanced legal, compliance and commercial subject matter knowledge to support businesses and counsel. Coordinate the delivery of proactive and strategic legal services to businesses.
• Government and business law knowledge • Negotiation skills • Legal counseling • Analytical • Law research • Report preparation
Consultant, April 2012 – Present Cunningham’s Law Services– Los Angeles, CA
• Help business owners understand legal repercussions of actions and situations and how to respond appropriately in legal situations. • Provide legal advice in business law, employment law, wage and overtime law, labor law and licensing and administration law. • Examine company practices to ensure that they are in compliance with all government regulations and applicable labor and wage laws. • Offer counsel to business owners during legal proceedings and defend and represent them in the courtroom when necessary. • Draft the company handbook, employment policies and any other rules and practices to be followed by employees of the company. • Complete the paperwork required to maintain any licenses or insurance policies the company needs for maintaining operations and ensure it is done so in a timely manner.
Consultant, August 2008 – May 2012 Monterey Legal Center– Monterey, CA
• Prepared legal documents for the business, such as employment contracts and written agreements between the company and its clients. • Assisted with merger and acquisitions contracts as well as reorganization paperwork.
2008 Bachelor of Science, Law University of California – Los Angeles, CA