COURTJun 2007 - Current NEW YORK STATE SUPREME COURT LAW CLERK, THE HONONEW YORK, NEW YORK
CLAIMS, DESIGNATED SUPREME COURT, CRIMINAL TERM Advise Judge on evidentiary issues arising during trials Research and draft judicial decisions on Grand Jury presentations, suppression and post-trial motions Hold charge conferences with attorneys and prepare charges and verdict sheets Manage and administer court calendar.
Senior Assistant District AttorneySep 2000 - May 2007 OFFICE OF THE DISTRICT ATTORNEYKINGS, NEW YORK
Judicial ClerkJun 1999 - Aug 1999 SUPREME COURT, DOMESTIC VIOLENCE FELONY PART, JUKINGS, NEW YORK
Researched, reviewed and revised Court decisions.
Prepared and organized legal documents for pending litigation.
Researched factual and legal issues in areas including domestic violence, battered women's syndrome and crimes committed within the home.
Observed numerous pre-trial motion hearing and felony trial from conception to completion.
Legal InternJun 1995 - Aug 1995
Managed a revolving caseload of numerous actions.
Successfully prosecuted felony and misdemeanor offenses including complex, high profile, and multiple defendant cases.
Responsible for witness preparation, jury selection, direct and cross-examination, opening and closing statements.
Conducted pre-trial hearings, motion practice, document production, and plea negotiations.
Drafted substantive and procedural motions, memoranda of law, and complaints.
Researched a broad range of procedural, constitutional and evidentiary issues.
Enhanced criminal prosecutions of high publicity offenses, sexual assaults and other violent felonies by responding to police precincts to supervise police procedures, conduct interviews of witnesses and videotape interrogations of defendants, suspects and witnesses.
Presented evidence to the Grand Jury and obtain indictments.
Supervised and trained junior attorneys.
Juris Doctor: June 2000 BROOKLYN LAW SCHOOLNEW YORK, NEW YORK
Bachelor of Arts: May 1997 UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN University of WollongongANN ARBOR Wollongong, MICHIGAN