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Jessica Claire
  • Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK
  • Home: (555) 432-1000
  • Cell:
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Summary
Dynamic, goal-oriented, and results-focused professional, interested in a rewarding career in the legal field. Desire to hone experience and exposure in legal matters and proceedings. Thrive in performing research and analysis to effectively represent clients. Demonstrate expertise in gathering essential data and evidence, as well as drafting legal documents. Leverage ability to communicate and counsel with clients, lawyers, and witnesses. Possess strong capability of prioritizing and managing a wide array of responsibilities.
Highlights
LexisNexis, Westlaw, Microsoft Office products, Mac products
Experience
Document Reviewer, 07/2014 to Current
VerizonWillowbrook, IL,
  • Determined document relevance to litigation.
  • Conducted privilege review.
  • Made redactions.
  • Utilized electronic discovery (e-discovery) tools.
Legal Assistant, 04/2007 to 09/2015
KohlerCA, State,
  • Coordinated mediations, settlements, meetings, trial dates, and discovery dates.
  • Corresponded with clients regarding pending matters, scheduling, and billing issues.
  • Compiled medical records, billing summaries, client background information, and brochure packages.
  • Aided attorney in initial client interviews and legal research.
  • Briefed attorney on case development and relevant research.
  • Assisted in pre-trial preparation.
  • Witnessed multiple wills.
Legal Intern, 05/2013 to 07/2014
KohlerIN, State,
  • Conducted initial client interviews and legal research.
  • Followed up with law enforcement agencies regarding subpoenas.
  • Drafted letters to clients and ensured files were complete.
  • Checked the court calendar.
  • Made bank deposits.
  • Observed court proceedings.
  • Assisted in pre-trial preparation.
Lead Student Attorney, 08/2013 to 05/2014
KohlerWest Hollywood, CA,
  • Drafted welcome letters, a pardon, and disengagement letters.
  • Conducted client interviews, legal research, and pulled criminal records.
  • Wrote blog entries.
  • Lead student discussion on anticipated project outcomes.
  • Drafted a pardon and client disengagement letters.
  • Presented to Turkish judges, over 100 potential clients for Certificates of Relief, and the public at Center for Community Transitions, and met with Charlotte Mayor, Ron Carlee, to discuss 'Ban the Box.'.
Student Attorney, 01/2013 to 05/2014
Lumen TechnologiesGreensboro, NC,
  • Drafted welcome letters.
  • Conducted client interviews and legal research.
  • Interviewed witnesses.
  • Engaged in student discussions on client defense and case strategy.
  • Represented clients in court Student NCBA Practice Certification.
  • Engaged in plea negotiations.
Legal Intern, 05/2012 to 08/2012
Bell And Bell Law FirmCity, STATE,
  • Obtained initial client information.
  • Provided information regarding possible traffic violation outcomes.
  • Communicated with attorney regarding client concerns and objectives.
  • Drafted welcome, update, and conclusion letters to clients regarding the disposition of their case.
  • Conducted data entry.
  • Sorted and sent mailing advertisements to potential clients.
  • Assisted attorney with research on misdemeanor and non-violent felony issues.
  • Observed court proceedings.
Legal Intern, 05/2012 to 08/2012
Elam And Rousseaux, P.ACity, STATE,
  • Conducted legal research.
  • Observed deposition and proceedings.
  • Assisted with respondent appellate brief, pre-trial preparations, and formulating arguments.
  • Drafted memorandums, motor vehicle accident and client intake forms.
Intern, 03/2008 to 03/2009
28th District Attorney's OfficeCity, STATE,
  • Observed district court proceedings in criminal and civil trials.
  • Aided in victim/witness interviews with the victim/witness coordinator.
  • Organized the docket in preparation for calendar call.
  • Coordinated with and delivered documents between departments.
  • Clocked in and distributed documents, such as warrants for arrest.
  • Obtained clerk of court signatures on interoffice documents.
Education
Doctor of Jurisprudence: , Expected in May 2014
Charlotte School of Law - Charlotte, NC
GPA:
Bachelor of Science: Psychology, Expected in Dec. 2009
Western Carolina University - Cullowhee, NC
GPA: Dean's List Activities: Alpha Chi Omega, Psychology Club, Honor's College, Pi Gamma Mu, Deans List
Psychology Dean's List Activities: Alpha Chi Omega, Psychology Club, Honor's College, Pi Gamma Mu, Deans List
Affiliations
Criminal Law Society, Women in Law Society, Student Writer for Professor Burgess, Criminal Justice Clinic, North Carolina Bar Association Practice Certification; Advanced Civil Rights Clinic 2014 Clinical Legal Education Association Award, Excellence in a Public Interest Case or Project; Dean's list Fall 2013 and Spring 2014; Teacher's Assistant -1st Amendment.
Skills
advertisements, attorney, billing, brochure, client, clients, data entry, forms, law enforcement, Legal, legal research, letters, litigation, Mac, mailing, meetings, Microsoft Office products, negotiations, research, scheduling, settlements, Staffing, strategy, Turkish, warrants, Westlaw

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School Attended

  • Charlotte School of Law
  • Western Carolina University

Job Titles Held:

  • Document Reviewer
  • Legal Assistant
  • Legal Intern
  • Lead Student Attorney
  • Student Attorney
  • Legal Intern
  • Legal Intern
  • Intern

Degrees

  • Doctor of Jurisprudence
  • Bachelor of Science

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