Divorce & Family Lawyer CV

Divorce Lawyers are also Family Lawyers who specialize in handling civil cases with more focus on litigations involving family disputes, such as divorce and child custody cases.  They are also called upon to administer pre-nuptial contractual obligations and handle breaches thereof, bigamy, concubinage and adultery charges, inheritance issues, alimony, custodial disputes, child abuse and financial succor to illegitimate children.

Divorce/Family Lawyer CV Format

Atty. Helga T. Brandon

Oak St., Kansas City, Missouri

Phone: 816-901-8833


Career Objective

To work as Divorce / Family Lawyer for a city Law firm with a strong focus on family and marital concerns


Professional Experience

1993 – Present: Divorce/Family Attorney, McKinley Family Attorneys, Plc., Missouri

  • File the necessary court cases on behalf of client and secure the schedule of court hearings and subsequent trials.
  • Meet with client to discusses facts and circumstance of the case
  • Conduct research in  the firm’s archives and online legal libraries for relevant jurisprudence on current cases being litigated.
  • Perform investigative work to verify claims on either side of the dispute.
  • File any pleadings or motions for reconsiderations in case of loss.
  • Coordinate with social welfare and police for custodial protection of children in cases where parties have become violent or inconsolable.


Skills and Qualification

  • Passed the bar exam for law practice in the state of Missouri
  • More than 10 years of experience in civil law practice with the last 6 years focused on family and marital legal cases.
  • Excellent organizational, investigative and analytical skills.
  • Excellent verbal, written communication and interpersonal skills



1996 – 2000: Bachelor of Laws, Oklahoma State University

1993 – 1996: BA Public Administration, Oklahoma State University

Professional and Character References

To be furnished upon request

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