The following is an example of a qualified / professional Attorney resume sample(s). These resume examples uses an integration resume layout. The Resume initiates with the applicants qualification profile, outlining key-qualifications for Attorney job field.

Then, the candidate has an outline of their full work experience (employment history) in sequential order with employment dates on file.

Next is the Educational background, listed in descending order (most recent first). It then moves onto the Professional Background, highlighting skills separated into professional & personal skills.

And lastly, Certifications/Licenses that the candidate it involved with. Then a final part displays any other additional information that the candidate want it to be listed.

Resume Example for Attorney

Attorney – Texas Southern University

Manvel, TX

Work Experience


Texas Southern University

Houston, TX

June 2015 to Present

• Serve as liaison to General Counsel and provide legal advice and counsel to University’s administration 
• Analyze the impact and application of federal and state laws and regulations related to Higher Education 
• Negotiate and draft contracts with outside vendors 
• Handle University’s litigation matters in collaboration with the Attorney General’s Office 
• Manage the process for creating and updating all University policies 
• Assist in corporate transactions and real estate transactions


Buckner & Associates, PLLC

Houston, TX

November 2012 to Present

Houston, TX 
Partner/Owner, Nov. 2012 – present 
• Civil litigation 
• Business transactions- contracts, business formations, and dispute resolutions 
• Real Estate- residential and commercial leases, real estate closings, and title searches

Judicial Extern to the Honorable James Graves, Jr

United States Court of Appeals

Jackson, MS

January 2012 to May 2012

• Conducted research on both criminal and civil law issues 
• Drafted memoranda of law to the judicial clerks and Judge 
• Assisted the Judge for oral arguments 
• Assessed Petitioners’ briefs and Respondents’ reply briefs and made recommendations for grant or denial of re-hearings


Juris Doctor in Phi Alpha Delta Law Fraternity

Thurgood Marshall School of Law, Texas Southern University

Houston, TX

May 2012

Bachelor of Science in Political Science in Political Science

Florida A&M University

Tallahassee, FL

May 2006