Highly seasoned, dedicated and skilled attorney with vast experience in case management, litigation and deposition. Keenly interested in applying advanced skills and knowledge to a wider range of legal representation.
01/2009 to 01/2010
ASSOCIATE ATTORNEYLuna & Levering － Salinas, CA
IS THERE ANYTHING WE CAN ADD TO EXPLAIN THE WORK GAP.
ANY VOLUNTEER WORK, TRAVELING ETC.
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01/2006 to 01/2009
Associate attorneyHOUSE LEGAL COUNSEL | Ranchland Hills Country Club － Midland, TX
for a firm specializing in workers' compensation claims for employers, insurance carriers and third party administrators.
Reviewed initial files and utilized information gained from investigations, depositions and research to inform the case and legal strategies used.
Executed settlement negotiations any $$ we can associate with this.
Prepared legal documents any specifics to add here.
what documents were most common?.
Attended hearings and trial litigations in to effectively protect and represent the client's interests.
In-house legal counsel - what types of tasks were performed.
for a privately-owned Country Club.
Ensured the company met all federal, state, local and PGA compliance standards.
Expertly executed all incorporation, partnership and proprietorship business affairs, including contract preparation and review implementation.
Collaborated with the human resource team to proactively and effectively address all human resource concerns, including labor and employment disputes.
01/2001 to 01/2006
MANAGING ATTORNEYGrancell, Lebovitz, Stander, Barnes & Reubens － Stockton, CA
Managed a satellite office for a statewide law firm specializing in workers' compensation claims for employers, insurance carriers and third party administrators.
Acted as the liaison between satellite branch and xx at main office.
Supervised, coached and mentored of xx associates.
Prepared and conducted xx performance reviews twice a year.
Managed a full personal caseload of xx cases including disputed claims requiring intensive case management.
Utilized appropriate discovery methods including depositions, investigation, obtaining independent medical opinions and trial advocacy to inform decisions and case strategy.
Drafted detailed and descriptive legal memoranda, pleadings and status reports.
Education and Training
Juris Doctor (JD) degreeUniversity of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law － Sacramento, CA
Bachelor of Arts: Government/Political ScienceUniversity of Texas － Austin, TXGovernment/Political Science
Associate of Arts: General StudiesMidland College － Midland, TXGeneral Studies
Activities and Honors
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