Law graduate resume

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James Smith

34 Miller Street
Mountainville VIC 3333
 Mobile: 0555 555 555
Home: 03 8888 5555
Email: [email protected]


My primary aim is to become an established legal practitioner. I am committed to making the most of every opportunity to develop my legal skills to become an effective lawyer and valuable member of the community.


University of Mountainville
Mountainville, VIC AU
Bachelor of Law
Graduated: November 2007
Mountainville High School
Mountainville, VIC AU
Higher School Certificate
Graduated: November 2002

Employment History

Nov 05 – Jan 06: Summer Clerkship
Property and Corporate Division, The Lawyers Firm
Melbourne, VIC AU


  • Assist senior associates run matters for major private sector and government clients
  • Six weeks in the property division
  • Six weeks in the corporate law division
Feb 03 – Present: Casual Bar Attendant
Mountains Hotel Bar
Mountainville, VIC AU


Aug 01 – Mar 04: Casual Service Assistant
Mountainville, VIC AU



Tim Jones - Senior Lawyer
Matthew Legal Centre
Email: [email protected]
Phone: 03 4444 8888
Dr Alan Smith - Lecturer in Family Law
University of Mountainville
Email: [email protected]
Phone: 03 1111 5555
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