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Legal Advisers help their clients to make informed legal decisions. Responsibilities usually seen on a Legal Adviser resume include answering to client inquiries, reviewing contracts, checking legal documents, coordinating paralegals, performing research, and finding the best solution to support their clients’ interests. Based on our collection of resume samples in the field, essential job requirements are excellent legal knowledge, research skills, counseling abilities, time management, customer service, and computer competences. All Legal Advisers have completed a three-year law school doctoral program.

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Legal Adviser

Provided timely written and oral legal opinions to 17 government organizations and agencies across the National Capital Region by analyzing issues in, and interpreting criminal and civil law, federal regulations, and government ethics

  • Submitted comprehensive and reports to supervisors on a weekly basis
  • Provided legal training to more than 2000 employees over the course of 10 presentations
  • Adjudicated more than 60 administrative cases involving minor offenses
  • Reviewed, performed, and advised over 30 law enforcement and administrative investigations pertaining to minor and major federal, state, and military offenses
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BA
Drama
JD
Juris Doctor
2

Legal Adviser

Office Assistant

  • Developed a new filling system, reducing searching time by 50% and improving work flow
  • Managed interactions with outside offices and incoming personnel seeking assistance
  • Created and maintained organized legal documents as required
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BS
Business Administration
3

Regulatory Legal Adviser

  • Reviewed government Agreements to ensure contractors, and private sector customers comply with terms, and where not compiling, enforce penalties.
  • Served as chief negotiator for the state government on review and renegotiation of trade agreement previously entered into by previous governments thereby saving the state thousands of dollars in revenue.
  • Orchestrated the pre-award contract management process; prequalification and bid evaluation, request for quotations, short listing of bidders, negotiations, drafting and contract awards.
  • Kept contractors and stakeholders abreast of new or revised regulations and compliance guidelines.
  • Performed analysis of new projects and businesses for the state, and ensured international trade compliance regulations were adhered to.
  • Acted as program manager for projects awarded out by government and ensured compliance with the contract terms and federal/state regulations.
  • Coordinated with government staff, legal department, and contractors and participated in the development and fulfillment of contract requirements in accordance with state policies and regulations.
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BA
Bachelor of Arts
MA
Energy Law
MBA
Master of Business Administration
4

Legal Adviser

Worked in government relations and policy issues.

  • Attended meetings in agencies helping entrepreneurs in promoting innovative ideas for the public and private sector.
  • Researched and composed legal documents, such as memorandums of understanding and confidentiality agreements.
  • Composed resolutions and projects for the House of Representatives of Puerto Rico.
  • Studied laws, public policy and regulations as well as the law-making process to support continuous improvement of programs and initiatives.
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BS
Biology
JD
Juris Doctor
Research Assistant
5

Legal Adviser

  • Worked on special projects such as bank re-organization and revision of manual of operations
  • Rendered legal opinions involving corporate housekeeping and banking operations
  • Issued legal bulletins for guidance of the various departments of the bank
  • Drafted and reviewed commercial contracts
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
C
Paralegal Studies
BS
Hotel And Restaurant Administration
BA
Bachelor of Arts
6

Legal Adviser

Proxy for Judicial Representation of the Company in the Departments of Santander and San Andres Island, Colombia.

  • Prepare legal documents, including briefs, pleadings, appeals, contracts, etc.
  • Gather and analyze research data, such as statutes, decisions, legal articles, codes, and documents.
  • Litigate cases before judges.
Candidate Info
16
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
Administrative Law
Lawyer
7

Company Secretary/legal Adviser

  • Draft documents for the Company
  • Render legal advice and recommendations to the Company in all its dealings
  • File Returns on behalf of the Company with Corporate Affairs Commission and Federal Inland Revenue Service
  • Obtains relevant Certificates such as Tax Clearance Certificate, Industrial Training Fund Certificate, among others.
  • Carry out administrative duties of the Company
  • Attend meetings and take down minutes of meetings
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
HS
Law
C
Certificate
C
Certificate
8

Office of The Principal Legal Adviser

  • Provide legal research to 9 lawyers in the office.
  • Post [company name] regulations on the Intranet/Internet.
  • Publish the Official Gazette of East Timor using Quark Express.
  • Establish an online/electronic catalogue for future use by OPLA Information Centre.
Candidate Info
7
months in
workforce
7
months
at this job
C
Journalism
BA
English Literature
MA
Information Science

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