Resume Skills and Keywords for Corporate Lawyer

Corporate lawyers are commercial law professionals. They are in charge of verifying that a company's transactions adhere to all applicable rules and regulations. They might work for a law firm or for a company's legal department. Preparing documentation, evaluating relationships, and negotiating deals are all part of the job description.

Skills required for a Corporate Lawyer's role

  • Analytical and Research Skills
  • Organizational Skills
  • Persuasive Communication
  • Coherent Client Service
  • Extensive Legal Research 
  • Corporate Law 
  • Data Analysis 
  • Client Relationship Management 
  • Legal Document Preparation 
  • Complex Negotiations 
  • Policies/ Procedures 
  • Settlement Agreements 
  • Client Advocacy
  • Trial Preparation

What recruiters look for in a Corporate Lawyer's resume: 

  • Ability to design and oversee the company‚Äôs policy and position on legal matters.
  • Expertise in protecting the company against legal risks and violations.
  • Skilled iat examining the legal issues related to new products and services.
  • Adept at negotiating deals on behalf of the company.

What can make your Corporate Lawyer's resume stand out:

A strong summary that demonstrates your skills, experience and background in corporate law:

  • A meticulous Corporate Lawyer with a progressive career in drafting, reviewing, and negotiating a variety of commercial agreements.  Record of supporting hundreds or thousands of commercial transactions to help define business terms and structure deals in the most  optimal way. Adept at fostering and sustaining strong professional relationships with clients, colleagues and law enforcement personnel to  ensure success. 

Targeted job description 

  • Prepare the appropriate legal documents for trial or court proceedings.
  • Evaluate new business partnerships with vendors and subcontractors.
  • Represent the company in legal proceedings.

Related academic background 

  • BA LLB | National Law School of India University, Bengaluru 2015 

Sample Resume of Corporate Lawyer in Text Format

ALICE SHARMA, LLB 

Corporate Lawyer 

78939478597 | alicesharma@gmail.com |linkedin.com/alicesharmalaw 

SUMMARY

A meticulous Corporate Lawyer with a progressive career in drafting, reviewing, and negotiating a variety of commercial agreements.  Record of supporting hundreds or thousands of commercial transactions to help define business terms and structure deals in the most optimal way. Adept at fostering and sustaining strong professional relationships with clients, colleagues and law enforcement personnel to ensure success. 

SKILLS 

  • Corporate Law 
  • Data Analysis 
  • Client Relationship Management 
  • Legal Document Preparation 
  • Complex Negotiations 
  • Policies/ Procedures 
  • Settlement Agreements 
  • Client Advocacy & Trial Preparation 

EMPLOYMENT HISTORY 

Corporate Lawyer

Personnel Junction, Chandigarh | 2019 - Present 

  • Analyze, draft, negotiate, finalize, and oversee the approval process for all commercial agreements. 
  • Mitigate contractual risk in brokerage agreements, consulting contracts, and other legal instruments, while increasing efficiency and  consistency in contracting. 
  • Advice and counsel on legal implications of proposed transactions. 
  • Oversee commercial litigation matters or tax filings, in coordination with outside counsel. 
  • Research, analyze, and keep current on legal issues and laws, legislation, regulations, and court decisions affecting the industry. 

Corporate Lawyer

Dhwaj & Associates, Chandigarh | 2015 - 2019 

  • Acted as the lead lawyer on legally complex and high-value transactions with customers and suppliers. 
  • Gave clear and pragmatic legal guidance that helps Global understand and mitigate legal risk. 
  • Worked on a range of legal matters, including disputes, product launches, new initiatives, legal interpretation, and legislative changes. 
  • Developed policies and standard contracts for selling products and services. 
  • Built and maintained relationships with senior stakeholders; advised on the impact of business decisions, identified legal constraints, and  recommended solutions that minimise risk. 

EDUCATION 

  • BA LLB | National Law School of India University, Bengaluru 2015 

EXTRACURRICULAR 

Volunteer | Careman Animal Shelter

  • Led a team of 25 community fundraisers that raised INR 30,000