Cory Elliot Baldwin

1234 Haley Parker Lane, Kalamazoo, NM 45678     |     CoryBaldwin@outlook.com     |     (123)456-7890

Professional Experience

January 2015 – PRESENT

KALAMAZOO LAW FIRM

|PARALEGAL|

  • Assisting lawyers in preparing for transactional closings, depositions, hearings, trials and conferences; completing many administrative tasks, including, working on individual cases or transactions
  • Investigating the factual evidence of a transaction or case and preparing exhibits, charts and diagrams to display information
  • Drafting legal court documents, such as pleadings, motions, affidavits and subpoenas; transactional documents, such as trusts, wills, contracts and real estate leases; and closing documents
  • Conducting routine discovery
  • Obtaining due diligence materials, such as corporate certificates of good standing, real estate and title information, and securities filings
  • Organizing and tracking files for important transactions or case documents, including pleadings and voluminous discovery documents; creating and maintaining a case-management database

January 2012 – December 2015

JOHNSON & JOHNSON

|LEGAL ASSISTANT|

  • Investigate the facts of a case
  • Conduct research on relevant laws, regulations, and legal articles
  • Organize and maintain documents in a paper or electronic filing systems
  • Gather and arrange evidence and other legal documents for attorney review and case preparation
  • Write reports to help lawyers prepare for trials
  • Draft correspondence and legal documents, such as contracts and mortgages
  • Get affidavits and other formal statements that may be used as evidence in court
  • Help lawyers during trials by handling exhibits, taking notes, or reviewing trial transcripts
  • File exhibits, briefs, appeals and other legal documents with the court or opposing counsel
  • Call clients, witnesses, lawyers, and outside vendors to schedule interviews, meetings, and depositions

Education

CINCO DE MAYO UNIVERSITY

|Bachelor in Political Science, Class of 2011|

  • GPA 3.4

Additional Skills

  • Bilingual (English, Portuguese)
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office
  • Billing Software

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