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(555) 432-1000,
, , 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor

Experienced attorney with a concentration in general law; successfully litigated cases; experience in oral argument before appellate courts; case research and legal counseling demonstrated history of successful settlement negotiation; and rewarding practice in commercial and residential real estate closings.

  • Title searches
  • Title Insurance application
  • Real estate closings
  • Contract negotiation
Education and Training
University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, NC, Expected in 05/1977 Bachelor of Science : Business Administration - GPA :
  • Licensed in North Carolina and Georgia since 1980.
Emory University School of Law Atlanta, Ga., Expected in 05/1980 J.D. : Law - GPA :
ECU School of Education Greenville, NC, Expected in : Lateral Entry Certificate For Teachers - GPA :
Catholic Schools - Solo Practice
Killeen, TX, 05/2005 - Current
  • Conducted legal research and facts investigation for veterans' compensation claims.
  • Communicate effectively with veteran clients to interpret laws, rulings and regulations which affected each case.
Groupm - Classroom Teacher
Norwalk, CT, 08/2016 - 06/2021
  • Maintained positive classroom environments by reinforcing rules for behavior and relationship-building actions.
  • Developed lessons, activities and materials to cover all required course material.
  • Met with parents and guardians to discuss student progress and areas for improvement.
  • Worked with parents, administrators and counselors to develop improvement plans for struggling students.
Durant & Davis, P.A. - Senior Partner
City, STATE, 08/1995 - 04/2005
  • Informed staff of policy changes and strategic plans.
  • Represented firm at professional and social functions to develop network connections and promote new business.
  • Led meetings of firm partners to keep discussions focused on agenda topics.
  • Facilitated firm's everyday administrative operations, supervised support staff and verified office remained compliant with state, federal and local regulations.
  • Represented clients before court in oral debate by constructing favorable and truthful narrative around presented evidence and facts.
  • Conferred with judges and opposing counsel to discuss and settle case disputes.
  • Cross-examined witnesses during testimonies to build and reinforce legal arguments..
  • Presented court cases to jurors and judges.
  • Interviewed clients and witnesses to acquire additional insight into case details.
  • Conducted title searches; and prepared closing documents for commercial and residential real estate.
Activities and Honors

Harvey E. Beech Award for oustanding contributions to the university and community; 2006

Lawyer of the Year Award, North Carolina Association of Black Lawyers, 2000

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School Attended
  • University of North Carolina
  • Emory University School of Law
  • ECU School of Education
Job Titles Held:
  • Solo Practice
  • Classroom Teacher
  • Senior Partner
  • Bachelor of Science
  • J.D.
  • Some College (No Degree)

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