Summer Associate

Writing a great summer associate resume is important because it is one of the first things a potential employer will see when they are considering you for a position. It is your opportunity to make a good first impression and sell yourself as the best candidate for the job.

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Anndrea Ramberger | (380) 268-0811 | Fargo, ND


I have over 2 years of experience as a Summer Associate. I am highly skilled in research, analysis and writing. I have an excellent academic record and strong analytical skills. I am a quick learner and have the ability to work independently.


Summer Associate at Tyson Foods, NDApr 2022 - Present

  • Negotiated a $1.2 million settlement in an antitrust case.
  • Wrote memos that were used in court to win a motion for summary judgment and dismissal of all claims against our client.
  • Researched and wrote a 50-page brief on the issue of first impression regarding the admissibility of expert testimony, which was cited by the court in its opinion.
  • Worked with senior associates to draft discovery requests and responses, as well as motions to compel production of documents.
  • Conducted witness interviews.

Intern Software Engineer at JBS USA, NDSep 2020 - Mar 2022

  • Led the development of a new software application that was successfully implemented in 4 months and resulted in $120,000 annual savings for the company.
  • Developed a new algorithm that increased the accuracy of data analysis by 30%.
  • Wrote code that was used in production by over 1 million users per month with no major issues reported.
  • Automated manual processes which saved an average of 2 hours per day for 5 employees.


Juris Doctor at University of North DakotaSep 2016 - May 2020

Some skills I've learned are: critical thinking, problem solving, research, writing, and oral advocacy.


  • Communication
  • Organization
  • Time Management
  • Research Skills
  • Writing Skills
  • Interpersonal Skills

Jeanetta Favreau | (837) 082-2884 | Detroit, MI


I am a highly motivated individual with over 2 years of experience in customer service and sales. I have excellent communication skills, which I use to build relationships with customers and deliver exceptional customer service. I am also able to work well under pressure and meet deadlines. In addition, I have a strong background in computer science, which gives me the ability to troubleshoot technical problems quickly and efficiently.


Summer Associate at Varnum LLP, MIMar 2022 - Present

  • Wrote a research paper on the effects of corporate tax rates on small businesses that was published in The Journal of Business Research.
  • Led a team of 3 summer associates in conducting market analysis for a new product launch which resulted in identifying key target markets and developing go-to-market strategies.
  • Presented findings from secondary research on industry trends to senior management which led to the development of a new business unit.
  • Conducted interviews with potential customers to gather feedback on pricing, product features, and perceived value which informed the design of our minimum viable product.
  • Analyzed customer data using Excel pivot tables and VLOOKUPs to identify trends and develop marketing campaigns targeting specific segments.
  • Wrote SQL queries to pull data from our CRM database for reporting purposes.

Intern Software Engineer at Jaffe Raitt Heuer & Weiss, MIAug 2020 - Jan 2022

  • Led the development of a new software application that increased productivity by 15%.
  • Developed an innovative algorithm that reduced processing time by 20%.
  • Wrote code for a new features that was shipped to production and used by millions of users.
  • Fixed 50+ bugs reported by customers in Production environment.
  • Implemented 5+ large scale features end-to-end from design till deployment inProduction.
  • Actively participated and led discussions in daily standup meetings, sprint planning,retrospectives, demos and other scrum ceremonies.


Juris Doctor at University of MichiganSep 2016 - May 2020

Some skills I've learned are: critical thinking, time management, research, writing, and argumentation.


  • Java
  • Python
  • SQL
  • C++
  • JavaScript
  • React