Volunteer Lawyer

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

Volunteer Lawyer – The U.S. District Court for the Western District

Sacramento, CA

Paralegal, entry-level candidate, striving to pursue the legal field as a career, with the ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment, works effectively with others. Generous with knowledge and forthright with questions. Exercises good judgment and high ethical standards and deeply committed to achieve the standards of excellence. Strong academic record. Effective time management and works long hours to meet deadlines. Contributes and takes ownership of matters. Interested in areas of law that affect cross-border business to navigate clients through their domestic and multijurisdictional deals and disputes. Fluent in English, Spanish, and Arabic with strong writing, verbal, and translation skills. Seeking to improve legal knowledge, and acquire and develop new skills. Believes that diverse thinking, perspective, and culture is a source of strength

Work Experience

Volunteer Lawyer

The U.S. District Court for the Western District

October 2016 to Present

Legal Intern

2016 to October 2017

tion of the AFL-CIO LCC Minority Outreach Program D.C.

Translator and Field Interpreter

Al Mezan Center for Human Rights, Gaza

2014 to 2015

• Timely translated affidavits, reports, statements from Arabic to English and vice versa 
• Accurately interpreted and provided logistic support for international investigators and photographers through identifying and setting up interviews with victims and survivors of human rights violations in the Gaza Strip 
• Effectively drafted documents and reports on specific cases and patterns of the human rights situation in the Occupied Palestinian Territories

Trainee Lawyer

AlZaeem & Associates

2012 to 2013

• Wrote briefs and motions to be presented to Court. Crafted contracts and client memoranda 
• Assisted in drafting and negotiation sessions, and performed due diligence in transactions 
• Performed civil and criminal lawsuit’s procedures. Pleaded before judges in court’s hearings

Site Manager and Tunneling Machine Operator

Cordoba Gen

Abu Dhabi, AE

1990 to 2006

• Managed daily affairs related to laborers, consultants, and contractors 
• Operated and maintained Tunneling Machines, excavators, and cranes 
Honors and Activities



University of Pittsburgh School of Law

Pittsburgh, PA


Professional Diploma in Translation English-Arabic

The Islamic University


Bachelor of Law in 3 years

The Islamic University