Judge Sample Resume

Marion Glasgow
1234 Post Oak Drive
Phoenix, Arizona64000
Home: 404-555-5555
Cell: 404-555-5556
Email: Marion Glasgow@frontfocus.com
  Objective: Seeking to secure a professional Judge position in a reputable governmental court where I can continue to develop and enhance my skills and knowledge in the criminal justice field and to use my specialized training to help the community.   Qualification Summary: Certified knowledge of laws, legal codes, court procedures, precedents, government regulations, executive orders, agency rules, and the democratic political process. Extensive knowledge of relevant equipment, policies, procedures, and strategies to promote effective local, state, or national security operations for the protection of people, data, property, and institutions. Highly talented, knowledgeable and experienced Judge with demonstrated track record of fairness in conducting arraignments, pretrial disposition conferences, calendar calls, jury and non-jury criminal trials; presiding over cases concerning every aspect of society, from traffic offenses to euthanasia. Ability to give full attention to what other people are saying, taking time to understand the points being made, asking questions as appropriate, and not interrupting at inappropriate times. Strong ability to use logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems. Capable of identifying complex problems and reviewing related information to develop and evaluate options and implement solutions.   Education: Masters degree in Criminal Justice
University of Phoenix, Arizona

Bachelor of Science degree in Law and Enforcement
University of Phoenix, Arizona
1983   Work Experience: City Judge,
Phoenix Municipal Court
June 1992? present

Responsibilities included: arbitrating, advising, adjudicating, or administering justice in a court of law. Sentencing defendant in criminal cases according to government statutes. Determining liability of defendant in civil cases. Issuing marriage licenses and performing wedding ceremonies. Ruling on admissibility of evidence and methods of conducting testimony. Presiding over hearings and listen to allegations made by plaintiffs to determine whether the evidence supports the charges. Reading documents on pleadings and motions to ascertain facts and issues. Interpreting and enforcing rules of procedure or establish new rules in situations where there are no procedures already established by law. Monitoring proceedings to ensure that all applicable rules and procedures are followed. Advising attorneys, juries, litigants, and court personnel regarding conduct, issues, and proceedings. Researching legal issues and writing opinions on the issues.   Commercial Contract Lawyer,
Yyles & Mark, Phoenix, Arizona
May 1987? May 1992

Responsibilities included: advising internal clients (Sales, Development, Purchasing, Product Management, Marketing and Logistics) on any kind of legal issue arising in connection with transactions and business proposals. Accounting for the timely and appropriate handling of various standard and non- standard agreements, taking into consideration applicable business, legal and technical issues. Drafting, reviewing and negotiating a wide variety of commercial contracts. Advising on product promotional activities and press material. Pro-actively notifying and training the business on (new) laws and regulations that affected them and provided them with tools to help them be compliant therewith. Responsible for Yyles & Mark's contract process. First point of contact for contracts of Yyles & Mark's foreign operations, with an emphasis on the US operation. Directing external lawyers where appropriate to ensure the best possible outcome for the business.   References: Available upon request