Solicitor Resume Examples

solicitor

  • Experience in personal injury litigation including motor vehicle accidents, public liability, workplace injuries and superannuation claims.
  • Meet with clients, witnesses and other professionals to discuss details of case.
  • Investigate facts of a matter and compare with current legislation and case law to determine causes of action and to prepare cases.
  • Prepare affidavits or other documents, such as legal correspondence, and organise and maintain documents in paper and electronic filing system.
  • Negotiate settlements of civil disputes in informal and formal environments including settlement conferences and mediation.
  • Supervise legal assistants and ensuring delegated tasks are completed to progress matters.

solicitor

  • Prepare and draft legal documents, such as contract for sale of land, leases, deeds of rescission, loan agreement, commercial agreement, financial agreement, wills;
  • Prepare legal briefs and documents for litigation matters; 
  • Interpret legal provisions and liaise with relevant authorities including Revenue NSW, Land Registry Services, NSW Fair Trading FIRB, AFSA, ASIC and local councils;
  • Advise clients on their legal rights and obligations;
  • Coordinate and attend to property settlements;
  • Perform administrative and management functions related to the law practice.

solicitor

  • Practice in various areas of law including property, criminal, estate, personal injury, bankruptcy, family and other commercial and civil matters.
  • Analyse the probable outcomes of cases, using knowledge of legal precedents and advise clients on prospects of bringing or defending claims.
  • Gather evidence to advance or defend claims,  including interviewing clients and witnesses to ascertain the facts of a case.
  • Prepare and draft legal documents, such as wills, deeds, mortgages, leases, and other contracts.

solicitor

  • interviewing and providing advice to clients; 
  • legal research and preparation of legal correspondence;
  • preparation and drafting of Court documents;
  • preparation and assistance in Queensland Civil and Administrative Tribunal matters (building and debt disputes);
  • assistance with trial preparation in the District Court of Queensland;
  • appearances at the Magistrates Court of Queensland and the District Court of Queensland; and
  • adjudication applications and responses under the Building and Construction Industry Payments Act 2004 (Qld).