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Paralegal Interns complete their training in lawyer offices and assist them with various tasks. Common duties seen on a Paralegal Intern resume are investigating cases, performing research, preparing reports, gathering evidence, drafting correspondence, reviewing applications from low-income clients, and keeping in touch with clients and witnesses. Eligible candidates demonstrate knowledge of laws, telephone etiquette, computer skills, accuracy, time management, and communication abilities. Based on our selection of resume samples, Paralegal Interns should be pursuing paralegal certification.

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Paralegal Intern

Worked on a team of six Deputy Public Defenders in litigating criminal defense matters for juvenile delinquency and mental health proceedings.

  • Provided administrative legal support to a team of six attorneys.
  • Conducted investigative interviews with witnesses and defendants.
  • Researched applicable laws and codes, analyzed factual information, and prepared summary reports.
  • Prepared and organized case files, handled seven to ten per day.
  • Prepared investigation requests, petitions, briefs and motions.
  • Filed prepared documents with local state courts, submitting all paperwork on time.
Candidate Info
15
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
AA
Law, Real Estate Law
2

Paralegal Intern

Trusted to prepare deposition transcripts, exhibits and other documents for upcoming trials.

  • Performed legal research and analysis in order to understand client needs.
  • Maintained high level of detail to code documents in CT Summation Database.
  • Prepared and assisted in the preparation, compilation and coordination of reports and records for reference and research purposes.
  • Composed office correspondence such as requests for documentation and responses to requests for information; evaluated how to file each provided document for internal use.
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
AAS
Legal Studies For The Paralegal
BA
Legal Studies
3

Paralegal Intern

Performed calendaring duties for the attorney to keep abreast of court dates, document deadlines, and office appointments with clients.

  • Drafted letters as needed to clients using Word and WordPerfect.
  • Interacted with new and existing clients to prepare for attorney client meetings.
  • Prepared correspondence for attorneys and clients.
  • Filed documents at the Los Angeles Superior Court -Central Division, requested transcripts, and accompanied attorney for ex-parte meet & conference meetings.
  • Assigned file numbers, recorded case number & other pertinent data for master client list. Researched requested probate law within the CA Probate Code.
  • Accepted and provided delivery notices.
  • Gathered documents for estate planning.
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
3
months
at this job
C
Certificate
BS
Business Administration
4

Paralegal Intern

Provided administrative/secretarial support such as answering telephones, and assisting visitors.

  • Composed and edited correspondence and memoranda from dictation, verbal direction, and court related documents.
  • Scheduled and coordinated meetings, interviews, appointments and events.
  • Established, maintained, and update files, databases, records, and other documents.
  • Provided data entry and case management including, tracking down leads, accurately receiving payments and book keeping, mailing time sensitive materials, and maintaining legal reports.
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
5
months
at this job
AA
Paralegal Studies
5

Paralegal Intern

Conducted research on pertinent laws/statutes, precedents, regulations and rulings

  • Organized and maintained client files
  • Managed reception & conducted necessary correspondence
  • Assisted attorney's in the preliminary stages of case preparation and hearings
  • Drafted briefs, memoranda, divorce petitions, notice of motion
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
3
months
at this job
AS
Paralegal
6

Intake & Data Input Paralegal Intern

Performed client intakes, client interviews, and relayed the nature of clients' legal issues to attorney(s).

  • Reported attorney(s) report in regards to clients' legal issues; provided follow-up when necessary.
  • Performed basic legal research and prepared legal documents.
  • Performed duties of a paralegal intern under the supervision of Marvin L. Mathis, Attorney.
  • Performed duties of a paralegal intern under the supervision of Don Stephenson, Attorney
  • Computed bills, collected payments, and made change for customers.
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
AA
Aba Paralegal Program
Law And The Legal Profession
7

Paralegal Intern

Conducted legal research for a Federal Product's Liability case utilizing Lexis and Pacer. Analyzed and identified information and facts relevant to the case.

  • Drafted numerous confidential attorney work product memo's containing research information, impressions and analysis to be used in Memorandum of Points and Authorities.
  • Analyzed and summarized oral depositions for insurance defense claims.
  • Obtained pleadings from local court files for an insurance fraud case, reviewed pleadings in detail to locate facts relevant to the support of the case.
Candidate Info
13
years in
workforce
3
months
at this job
BA
Legal Studies
Paralegal Program
8

Paralegal Intern

Prepared documents including counsel and advice letters to clients, complaints, petitions and motions.

  • Interviewed clients and witnesses.
  • Drafted and answered discovery.
  • Researched statutes and guidelines applicable to the client's situation.
  • Worked with the program "Clients" to manage time and assignments appropriately.
  • Filed case documents with the proper procedure and guidelines of the firm.
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
4
months
at this job
BA
Paralegal Studies
9

Paralegal Intern

Assisted attorney with file preparation and scanning

  • Answered multi-line phones and set appointments
  • Prepared client information profiles
  • Composed memos and letters to clients, lawyers, and court officials
  • Drafted divorce decree
  • Created a Legal Aid Brochure concerning Divorce and Child Custody
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
3
months
at this job
AAS
Paralegal Studies
BS
Psychology
10

Paralegal Intern

  • Assisted with expungement process for clients in Second Chance Program
  • Researched KY statutes, crimes, and expungement history
  • Filed expungement motion with Circuit Court and Commonwealth Attorney's office
  • Attended and observed Partnership Coalition Meeting and Louisville Metro Council Meeting and assisted with the preparation of materials needed for meetings
  • Interviewed clients, filed and organized client records
  • Greeted clients, answered telephone, scheduled appointments
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
1
month
at this job
AS
Paralegal
BA
Legal Studies

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