A good judge resume contains professional experience and applicant’s educational background. It should also include a strong and concise career or professional objective of the applicant.
Applicants’ key academic achievements are also included in this type of resume. This sample resume can be used as guide to persons seeking employment as judges related jobs like high court judges jobs, City judge jobs etc.
Sample Judge Resume
123 Main Street Atlanta, Georgia 30345,
Home: (555) 555-6565, Cell: (555) 555-1256
A highly talented and experienced judge seeking to work in a challenging position as judge to administer justice to involved parties and ensure trials and hearings are conducted fairly
2004-present New York Municipal Court- City Judge
Hearing and ruling on motions
Presiding over and adjudicating nonmoving criminal misdemeanors
Presiding over arraignments, pretrial disposition conferences, calendar calls probation violation hearings, jury, and non-jury trials.
Imposing sentences to defendants based upon evidence elicited at the trial or hearing
Conducting restitution, aggravation/mitigation hearings, if needed, prior to sentencing.
Determining the disposition of cash bails, surety bonds, and forfeitures.
Order and sign criminal arrest warrants.
Researching current case law as it applies to issues presented.
2000-2004: Mike & Ann company – Commercial Contract Lawyer
Responsible for Mike & Ann’s contract process.
Advised clients on legal issues related to transactions and business proposals.
Drafted, reviewed and negotiated a wide variety of commercial contracts.
Pro-actively notified and trained the business on new laws and regulations.
1995-2000: Brian & James Advocates Ltd – Commercial Contract Lawyer
Prepared legal documents.
Maintained time records for billing purposes.
Performed extensive client contact.
Organized and maintained files.
Prepared general correspondence, typing and proofreading documents.
1997- 1999 MA in Law- Boston University, Boston
1991-1995 Bachelor’s degree in Law- New York University, New York
Reading and writing
Available upon request