Want to use this CV?
The CV examples below will help you create an effective law CV. From experienced courtroom advocates to recent LLM graduates, we’ve got CV samples for every type of barrister. Use these examples as a guide when crafting your own barrister CV.
14 Tottenham Court Road
London, England W1T 1JY
Cell: 07956 654 32
Innovative Barrister highly effective at developing creative case strategies and writing persuasive briefs. Confident in court room and leverages excellent argumentation techniques that help boost case winnings. Thrives in dynamic environments and quickly adapts to the ever-changing demands of the legal field.
Consumer rights litigation
Health care law knowledge
Outstanding public speaker
Professional and personable
Successfully defended distribution in preliminary injunction proceedings and in a District Court appeal.
Obtained favourable settlements for 85% of cases.
Won £2M settlement in one intellectual property case.
September 2008 to Current
Tanner Donnelly Brighton, East Sussex
Strategically cross-examine witnesses in court.
Address contract-specific matters during case and precedent research.
Administer audits to verify actual assets and liabilities.
Conduct legal research and facts investigation for case litigation.
Develop detailed litigation strategies for each case.
May 2002 to August 2008
Burrell and Young LLP Brighton, East Essex
Reviewed documents for consumer protection class action suits.
Evaluated data involving assets, income, liabilities, expenditures, and surpluses.
Selected jurors, argued motions, and met judges during the course of a trial.
Presented and summarised cases to both judges and juries.
Filed appeals in state and federal courts of appeal.
2002 Imperial College London London,
2000 University of London London,
Bachelor of Science Political Science
Licensed to practice law in the UK.