Sample Court Clerk Resume

A clear and interesting court clerk resume will go a long way to help you land the job you want. Be sure to include specific details, including your objective, training, previous employment, and current availability. All court clerk resumes should take this approach.

James Mitchell
106 Capital Avenue
Any Town, USA 9999
Home: (888) 888-8888
Cell: (888) 888-7777


A position as a Court Clerk


Organization and communication skills; familiar with court system; good worker; reliable employee; meets goals and deadlines with accuracy


Court Clerk, 2000 to present:

Big City Bankruptcy Court, Big City, USA.

Responsibilities include being the custodian of the court's records and collecting fees and other deposits of money made with the court.

Deputy Clerk of Court, 1998-2000:

Any City County, Any City, USA.

Responsible for maintaining the records of a branch of the Circuit Court; recording minutes of the proceedings, findings, orders and decisions of the court and entering proceedings into a computer or on the docket sheet.


High School Diploma, 1994
Any City High School, Any City, USA

Three years of experience as an office assistant in the Law Offices of John B. Swanson, Any City, USA.


American Association of Legal Professionals

NOTE: Most court clerk resumes run one to two pages. The court clerk resume above is a short sample of one you can use to build your own. Consider what the target employer is looking for and then write yours accordingly.