Experienced litigation attorney with over 130 jury trials.
Supervisory experience in running a branch office supervising 10-12 attorneys,10-13 clerical staff and 4-5 investigative staff.
Reliable self starter with analytical mind. Familiar and comfortable with court proceedings,examination of witnesses including expert witnesses and depositions.
Detail oriented with the ability to relate with all clientèle.Well versed in research,trial preparation, jury selection and drafting legal documents.
I was a Senior attorney in charge of a branch office.
i have tried over 20 homicide cases including several Special Circumstance cases.
Drafted legal papers including complaints, summons and interrogatories.Investigated facts and law of cases using pertinent sources to determine causes of action and to prepare cases.Supported a team of six attorneys with generating and filing of pleadings, motions and various court documents.Selected jurors, argued motions and met judges during the course of a trial.Presented and summarized cases to both judges and juries.Filed appeals in state and federal courts of appeal.Conducted legal research and facts investigation for case litigation.Developed detailed litigation strategies for each case.Drafted and amended complaints.Drafted all necessary motions relevant to each case.Proposed and drafted standard jury instructions.Appeared for status conferences and settlement conferences.Strategically cross-examined witnesses in court.Interviewed and prepared witnesses for felony cases.Frequently addressed strategic issues of public policy.
Civil law practice. Wrote motions and made basic court appearances.Conducted legal research and facts investigation for case litigation.Proposed and drafted standard jury instructions.
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