Law Clerk Resume Example

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Christopher Bear

Address: 3700 McDonald ave, apt. 6, Dallas, TX 75204
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Profile

A highly motivated, ambitious attorney with commercial litigation and corporate law experience as well as strong analytical and interpersonal skills. Adept at conducting legal research, analyzing and developing arguments, drafting legal documents, arguing at hearings, and preparing cases for trial. Reputation for having a great work ethic and being an excellent team player. Licensed in Texas, Florida, and New Jersey.

Work experience

01/2013 - 01/2016, Associate Attorney, Zarco Einhorn Salkowski & Brito, P.A., Miami, FL
  • Actively participated in commercial and franchise litigation cases (pending in both state and federal courts) and arbitration proceedings by conducting research, drafting pleadings, drafting motions and supporting memoranda, arguing at hearings, taking depositions, handling all aspects of discovery, drafting letters, and communicating with opposing counsel.
  • Successfully negotiated and drafted a trademark and formula licensing agreement with a pharmaceutical company on behalf of a client.
  • Drafted a franchise agreement and FDD for a client and registered the client to sell franchises in New York, Maryland, and Virginia.
  • Drafted contracts, including non-compete agreements, confidentiality agreements, purchase and sale agreements, promissory notes, operating agreements, and settlement agreements.
05/2012 - 08/2012, Law Clerk, Anidjar & Levine, P.A., Fort Lauderdale, FL
  • Assisted with client interviews, reviewed medical records, and drafted pre-litigation demand letters.
  • Performed legal research, prepared complaints, drafted motions, and responded to discovery.
06/2009 - 07/2010, Sales Manager, Warren Henry Automobiles, Inc., Miami, FL
  • Managed the pre-owned sales department for three high-end automobile dealerships during a difficult economic environment, producing consistent month-over-month growth in vehicle sales and profitability. 

Education

08/2010 - 06/2013, Juris Doctor, cum laude, Nova Southeastern University, Fort Lauderdale, FL
  • Nova Law Review, Senior Staff Member
  • Teaching Assistant, Lawyering Skills & Values
08/2005 - 06/2009, BBA, Management, Northwood University, Midland, MI
  • The Automotive Group, Co-Founder/President
  • Phi Delta Theta Fraternity, Member
  • Delta Mu Delta, Member

Skills

Commercial Litigation
Business Litigation
Trial Practice
Legal Research/Writing
Discovery
Arbitration/Mediation
Contracts/Agreements
Licensing Agreements
Franchising
Administrative Hearings
Regulatory Compliance
Client Relations
Case Management

Legal Experience

Litigation - 70%
Transactional - 60%
Intellectual Property - 55%
Employment law - 70%
Contract disputes - 65%

Bar/Court Memberships

2013, Florida
2013, New Jersey
2016, Texas
2014, Southern District of Florida

Hobbies

Living an active lifestyle
Skiing
Traveling
Golf and tennis
Spending time with family and friends
Reading

Strengths

Organization
Interpersonal Skills
Communication
Work Ethic
Self-Starter
Team Player
Time Management
Problem Solving

References

Robert Vader, Zarco Einhorn Salkowski & Brito, P.A.
T:  (000) 000-0000
Cindy Vader, Warren Henry Automobiles, Inc.
T:  (000) 000-0000
Johny Siri, Peterbrooke Chocolatier, Inc.
T:  (000) 000-0000
Additional references available upon request

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