Overview

Personal injury lawyers take up cases that involve direct harm to the health of life of a citizen. They interview their clients and investigate how an injury took place and manage court proceedings accordingly.

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Personal Injury Lawyer Resume Sample

 

Wilbur Grant

90 Sarah Ct., Wood Dale, IL 88888
(999) 999-9099, Email


PERSONAL INJURY LAWYER

PROFESSIONAL HIGHLIGHTS
• 6 years of extensive experience as a personal injury lawyer
• Highly skilled in interviewing clients to sum up the reason for case filing
• Hands on experience in following personal injury processes from intake to litigation
• Proficient in researching and investigating claims
• Excellence in trial and pleadings preparation

ACHIEVEMENTS
• Trained a group of internee paralegals in personal injury proceedings using mock trials
• Contributed to the firm’s reputation by assisting in investigating a case of false personal injury claim and giving up the case altogether

WORK EXPERIENCE
Lawyers Galore – Wood Dale, IL
Personal Injury Lawyer | Feb 2007 – Jan 2013
• Interviewed clients for information regarding claims
• Communicated with insurance carriers
• Investigated circumstances of personal injury claims
• Performed legal research and trial preparation activities
• Prepared cases for court proceedings
• Organized filing system

EDUCATION
Wood Dale Law College – Wood Dale, IL – 2006
Bachelor’s Degree in Legal Studies
Concentration: Personal Injury

SPECIAL SKILLS AND STRENGTHS
• Excellent knowledge of legal terminology
• Exceptional written and verbal communication skills
• Strong background of personal injury law
• Well organized with well honed research skills
• Proven ability to work with minimal supervision