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Andrew Smith

287 Custer Street, Hopewell, PA 00000
[email protected]
(000) 000-0000

Professional Summary

  • Working in the chambers of V.K. BALI & ASSOCIATES,Advocate and in chamber of R.K.SONI & ASSOCIATES, Advocate – I Appeared before the Hon’ble High Court of Rajasthan, Rajasthan Administrative Tribunal, City Civil Court and rendered my professional service in cases relating to Constitutional Law, Service & Administrative law, Insurance, Revenue Matters, Education, Consumer, Civil Disputes involving Recovery, Title, Transfer of Property, Rent Control, Land Acquisition, Negotiable Instruments and Criminal matter and argued in Civil, Criminal and Revenue matters before High Court of Rajasthan, Civil Court in Rajasthan, consumer court and other quasi judicial authorities in and around Rajasthan. 
  • Handled cases relating to Civil Disputes, Negotiable Instruments, Consumer issues, Insurance and Revenue matters, High Court Appeals, Bails, Service matters etc.
  • Independently drafted Writ Petitions, All kinds of Civil suits, Criminal matters and prepared Deeds, Legal notices and Representations.
  •  Handling all kinds of litigation especially property issues involved including property rights, Injunction Suits, Money Recovery, Labour Disputes and consumer disputes. Scrutiny & verification of the property documents and prepared legal opinions.
  • Worked and handled all type of litigation matters before the civil court, AC/DC, Tehsildar, and other quasi judicial authorities pertaining to agricultural properties.
  • Prepared suits, written statement, objections, filed vakalatnama on behalf of the cambers linked with and argued before the High Court,civil as well as various quasi judicial authorities.
  • Drafting contracts & agreements related to real estate such as Sale Deed, Agreement to Sell, Deed of Assignment, Power of Attorney, Indemnity Bond, Mortgage Deed, MOU’s, Joint Development Agreements and other Company related documents.
  • Registration of the Documents related to real estate such as Sale Deed, Agreement to Sell, Deed of Assignment, Power of Attorney, Indemnity Bond, Mortgage Deed, MOU’s, Joint Development Agreements, Settlement deed, confirmation deed and other Company related documents.
  • Co-ordinate with the external advocates with regard to the various projects and cases and also prepared the list of requirement of all the external advocates and submitted suitable responses, explanation pursuant to the queries raised by them. Co-ordinate with the external advocates in obtaining title certificates with due diligence.
  • Co-ordinate with the external advocates in court matters and providing the details of the cases & required documents in order to contest the cases with due diligence.

Employment history

ADVOCATE, Klein-Schroeder. New Wonda, Missouri
Jan. 2019 – Present
Practicing as an  Advocate in the High Court of Rajasthan and Subordinate Courts at Rajasthan and other quasi judicial Authorities from DECEMBER 2014 till now. 

ASSOCIATE ADVOCATE, Larson-Senger. Mrazberg, Utah
Aug. 2013 – Sep. 2013
Practiced as an Associate Advocate at the High Court of Rajasthan and Subordinate Courts at Rajasthan and other quasi judicial Authorities from MARCH 2012 to NOVEMBER 2014 with Sri. RAVINDRA KUMAR SONI, Advocate under R.K.SONI & ASSOCIATES, Advocates.

ASSOCIATE ADVOCATE, Pfannerstill, Rice and Heaney. South Annaleemouth, Wisconsin
Jun. 2011 – Feb. 2012
Practiced as an Associate Advocate at the High Court of Rajasthan and Subordinate Courts at Rajasthan and other quasi judicial Authorities from September,2010 to MARCH,2012 with VINAY KUMAR BALI, Advocate under V.K.BALI & ASSOCIATES, Advocate.

Education

North Colorado Institute, Lake Tessie, Georgia
DIPLOMA IN CRIMINOLOGY, LAW, Nov. 2011

Southern Nebraska College, West Tamikachester, South Carolina
BACHELOR OF LAW(LL.B.), LAW, May. 2010

Western Zieme Institute, North Nickborough, Nebraska
Bachelor of Arts, ARTS, Sep. 2007

Skills

Excellent in drafting of legal notices, reply to legal notices, and good knowledge of court proceedings, drafting , filing if Petitions.
Experienced

Good in Oration, managerial skills, precise Drafting and Pleadings, quality documentation and specialized in Conveyance, and active and good listener.
Experienced

Ability to deal and manage people at all levels with good communication, presentation & negotiation skills
Experienced

advocate

  • Practiced/appeared as an Advocate in various District Courts and High Court of Delhi. 
  • Research work for the purpose of identification, selection, collection and combination of case law, citation of judicial pronouncement relevant to specific proceedings, sitting in the courts, preparing synopsis of the matters.
  • Drafting of various types of cases under the supervision of Seniors. 

junior advocate

  •  Read case briefs and briefed senior on matters as and when they came up for hearing. 
  • Summarized cases and prepared list of dates. 
  •  Checked daily and monthly cause lists. 
  •  Attended hearings and appeared alongwith senior. 
  • Prepare and draft legal documents like writ petitions, affidavits of opposition, affidavits of service, proof of debt, RTI applications, representations, letters of reply and service. 
  • Filed case brief with court clerk. 
  • Performed administrative and management functions of chamber, including communicating with clients, organizing case files, typing, proof-reading and editing of documents. 

advocate

  • Seeking assignments in legal affairs with a reputed organisation.
  • Carrier goals : seeking a job in law firm which will give chance to benefit a firm and help in updating myself. 
  • Gaining more knowledge in ethical law. 
  •  Building reputitions and helping people with strong justice. 
  • Sound knowledge of legal terms and policies. 
  • Good convincing with negotiating skills. 

advocate

  • Assisted families from different socio-economic backgrounds with organization and job placement.
  • Formulated incident reports and reported irrational student behavior.
  • Assisted in the management and implementation of local community partnerships and local activities in the communities we worked in.
  • Position required quick thinking, problem solving, and high-function analytical skills.

junior advocate

  • Prepare and draft legal documents, such as legal notices, petitions, claims, appeals, and bail applications after extensive research of statutes and judicial precedents.
  • Represented cases for clients on behalf of senior advocates before the High Court.
  • Recorded and monitored cases to ensure timely court appearance.
  • Organized and maintained legal documents and case files.
  • Conferred with senior advocates with subject matter expertise to gain in-depth knowledge aiding in case preparation.

advocate

  • Oversaw a child with autism spectrum disorder at summer day camp
  • Supervised child during two one-week overnight sessions
  • Observed and monitored the child’s play activities 
  • Planned alternative activities for the child if original activity was too overstimulating 
  • Oversaw child during breaks and rest periods

advocate

  • Always greet the customers with positive attitude and asking them how their day is going
  • Listen to customer requests such as what they are struggling on their phone on by guiding them how to use the phone
  • Make sure they need everything they asked for make sure to give them as much help as possible
  • Ask customers if they need any utilities like chargers or any other accessories 
  • Let them know they’re always welcome to come in whenever they need help

advocate

  • Completion of the legal documents of the clients & also offered legal advice during the trial court-room session. 
  • Presenting cases of the clients in court & Drafting the letters, orders, etc. 
  • Observe the court cases & assist the staff with the paperwork. 
  • Discuss with lawyers regarding the sessions :Civil Laws 
  • Criminal Law 
  • Property law 
  • Arbitration law 

advocate

  • Record depositions and other proceedings for attorneys. 
  • Read documents on pleadings and motions to ascertain facts.
  • Prepare legal documents, including briefs, pleadings, appeals, wills, contracts, General power of attorneys, etc.
  • Assist attorneys in collecting information such as employment, medical, and other records and issues. Organize and maintain law libraries, documents, and case files.
  • Arrange for delivery of legal correspondence to clients,

advocate

  • Revise written material to meet personal standards and to satisfy needs of organization 
  • Plan project arrangements or outlines, and organize material accordingly
  • Table and blog for promotion of organization 
  • Prepare and draft legal documents.

junior advocate

  • Studying police reports, interview transcripts, medical records and other facts to make a case for the plaintiff.
  • Attending hearings at court.
  • Advising clients on their legal rights and obligations.
  • Looking for evidence that will back up a client’s case.
  • Gathering and organising evidence on behalf of clients.
  • Preparing questions to ask witnesses.
  • Interviewing witnesses, defendants and clients.

advocate

  • Practising as an advocate in civil court, criminal court, consumer forum and other tribunals including debt recovery tribunal, state consumer disputes redressal forum. 
  • Dealing with clients in property related matters.
  • Scrutiny of  land documents.
  • Preparing legal opinions for various banks in the format prescribed.
  • Verifying pahanies, adangals, pattadar passbook and title deeds, sale deeds, gift deeds etc.

advocate

  • APPEAR & PLEAD CASES IN COURTS & TRIBUNALS..
  • APPEAR AND ASSIST SENIORS IN HIGH COURTS AND DISTRICT COURTS.
  • DRAFTING CLAIMS & VARIOUS DOCUMENTS.
  • CONDUCTING RESEARCH ON VARIOUS LEGAL POINTS.
  • COORDINATING AND ASSISTING CLIENTS OF THE FIRMS IN THE COURT PROCEEDINGS.
  • REPRESENT CLIENTS IN COURTS AND TRIBUNALS.

advocate

  • Drafting title clearance certificates and reports for immovable properties in favour of banks for clearance of loans;
  • Coordinating with the Loan Against Property department of banks and advising them on and/or clarifying legal requirements for title clearance and report;
  • Drafting Agreement for Sale, Sale Deeds, Deed of Indemnity, Affidavits, legal opinions, notices, agreements and filing of trademark applications.
  • Clients included banks like HDFC, HSBC, ING Vysya, ICICI, Barclays, etc.

junior advocate

  • Drafting legal notices.
  • Agreement and Deed drafting.
  • Scrutinizing Deeds and contracts before execution.
  • Assisting senior counsel in multiple Civil, Criminal and Corporate cases.
  • Assisted senior counsel in CBI case.
  • Dealt in will probate matter.
  • Due diligence and vetting of contracts.

junior advocate

  • Presenting evidence in court to support clients in legal proceedings.
  • Giving oral arguments in a court of law.
  • Drafting legal documents.
  • Involved in out of court settlements.
  • Preparing arguments to be heard in atrial.
  • Preparing questions to ask witnesses. 
  • Researching precedents in law libraries and then using the finding to provide a defence for clients and support their cases in court.

advocate

  • Advise clients concerning business transactions, claim liability, advisability of prosecuting and defending lawsuits, legal rights and obligations.
  • Prepare and draft legal documents, such as land deeds, agreements, mortgages, leases, and contracts.
  •  In Dealing with registration of Companies, Non Profit Organizations, Firms and different kind of Trusts and societies etc,
  •  Work involve extensive legal research for preparing court proceedings/litigation matters

advocate

  • Liaised between children, guardians, involved agencies, and YAP to best handle issues specific to youth.
  • Managed cases of dependent children with ensuring they receive necessary services.
  • Documented and prepared reports of interactions and weekly summaries.
  • Engaged children in conversation, identify their ideas, views and wishes, in a bid to determine their accurate requirements.
  • Diffused tense situations using active listening, empathy and problem-solving to resolve issues.

advocate

  • Preparing and drafting legal documents. 
  • Drafting legal opinions.
  • Attending court for litigation matters.
  • Putting together evidence that can be presented in court.
  • Advising clients on legal transactions.
  • Utilizing strong writing and research skills.
  • Providing formal and informal legal advice to clients.

advocate

  • Client handling on Tax matters
  • Providing Legal advise on Tax liability
  • Consulted tax law manuals to determine procedures for preparation of cases
  • Collaborated with various tax offices to handling the taxation matters. 

advocate

  • Represent clients in court or before 
  • Interpret laws, rulings and regulations for individuals and businesses.government agencies.
  • Represent clients in court or before Tribunals and consumer forums.
  • Maintained confidentiality of clients information always.
  • Ensured compliance to various legal standards and regulations.

advocate

  • Provide advocacy and develop individual safety plans with all clients
  • Provide individual counseling around domestic violence and rape crisis issues
  • provide information to clients about domestic violence and rape crisis for them and their children
  • Attend support groups and meetings
  • Arrange for emergency medical services or law enforcement services as needed
  • Completing intakes for women/children who have been sexual assaulted or abused in other manners
  • Respond to callers 24-hours using the crisis hotline phone

advocate

  • Advise clients concerning business transactions, claim liability, advisability of prosecuting or defending lawsuits, or legal rights and obligatons
  • Dedicated, energetic advocate, practicing in writ, company cases,  civil cases and criminal cases for the past four years. 
  • Handled cases individually and under the supervision of senior counsel also.
  • Served as Area Manager for two years in Cholamandalam finance, Madurai. 

advocate

  • Drafting and negotiating all legal documents for a range of civil and corporate clients.
  • Advising clients on commercial contracts and agreements,company law and corporate compliance.
  • Litigation and client representation – Representing clients before various courts including the Bombay High Court, Sessions Court, Esplanade Court, Family Court, and Juvenile Court in various kinds of criminal matters.
  • Trial preparation and aided Senior in various matters (researching for judgments/ case laws and drafting appeals, petitions, complaints, affidavits, bail applications and surety applications).

advocate

  • Represent clients in court .
  •  Argue cases, meet with judges and question witnesses during the course of a trial.
  • Participated in Debate over legal matters.
  • Participated in Seminar organised on International Women’s Day.
  • Expressed views at National Law Day.
  • Briefed on various Legal Topics at LEGAL AID CAMPS.

advocate,

  • Review and negotiate all Contracts and Commercial Litigation along with drafting and trial preparation for IPR, arbitration and other commercial matters in the High Court and Tribunals.
  • Drafting of petitions, vetting of agreements, applications and research work in recovery suits, along with preparation of documents pertaining to transfer of titles and deeds.
  • Drafting legal notices, statement of claim /Defense and Pleas.
  • Provide expertise to In- House legal teams on ensuring external  statutory compliance along with other Governmental Regulations.

junior advocate

  • Monitored legal volumes to make certain that the law library was up-to-date.
  • Drafted responses on behalf of clients.
  • Worked with Senior advocates to resolve legal complaints.
  • Filed all pleadings with the court clerk.

advocate

  • Advise clients concerning Matrimonial Disputes about legal rights and obligations.
  • Present evidence to defend clients or prosecute defendants in criminal or civil litigation..
  • Perform minor maintenance work, or arrange for major maintenance.
  • Directed and coordinated law office activity, including the delivery of subpoenas, Summons, Warrants, Letters.

junior advocate

  • Investigated facts and laws to determine causes of action and to prepare cases.
  • Researched state statutes, decisions, legal articles, codes and documents.
  • Prepared for trial by organizing case exhibits and evidence.
  • Contacted key witnesses to testify at court hearings.
  • Prepared legal briefs, motions and pleadings.
  • Arranged all correspondence on behalf of the attorney.
  • Maintained ongoing communication with opposing parties from discovery to the trial phase.