Experienced analyst for the review of contracts and drafting of documents related to contracts, permits, mergers, acquisitions and disposition in the areas of real estate, and energy including limestone and oil and gas development.
Legal Research and Writing
Lease Analyst, 02/2016 to CurrentConsol Energy Inc － Canonsburg, Pa
Determined acreage discrepancies and
ownership issues through the review of
oil and gas leases, right of ways agreements, and other surface use easements
as well as examine title opinions, deeds, estates and other documents.
Trained and advised contractors on
the project parameters and entry requirement of data entry system Quorum.
Contract Attorney, 09/2015 to 02/2016Babst, Calland, Clements and Zomnir, P.C － Pittsurgh, PA
Reviewed and analyzed a variety of deeds, leases, estates, maps, production reports and other documents to detail potential defects, legal issues, obligations or encumbrances related to title, performed legal research and drafted memorandum pertaining to novel issues in title.
Drafted Certified Title Opinions for several counties located in Pennsylvania, Ohio and West Virginia.
Attorney Abstractor, 04/2015 to 09/2015Chain of Title Land Services, LLC － Pittsburgh, PA
Identified Tile Issues and prepared Title Abstracts through the search of courthouse records in several counties located in Pennsylvania and Ohio, review of maps, permits and well production reports to prepare , identified potential issues,
Solved complicated heirship issues and cured title defect through curative measures.
Associate Attorney, 01/2014 to 02/2015S.R. LAW, LLC － Slippery Rock, PA
Drafted Certified Title Opinions in Pennsylvania and Ohio related to Oil, Gas, Limestone and other minerals, as well as surface interests, easements, mortgages, judgments and other encumbrances.
Performed Real Estate closings, Business Incorporations, and Estate Preparation.
Handled all stages of litigation in the areas of Oil and Gas Litigation, Real Estate, Criminal Defense, Property Law, and Landlord-Tenant Law, including the drafting of Complaints, Answers, Discovery Request, Motions and other pleadings, presentation of Motions in Court, Oral Arguments, and Trial preparation.
Paralegal, 10/2013 to 01/2014Burns White, LLC － Pittsburgh, PA
Performed due diligence title searches in Pennsylvania and Ohio to determine the marketability of title.
Reviewed Certified Title Opinions in both Pennsylvania and Ohio to determine any potential legal or title issues, analyze curative measures suggested and their feasibility and potential for success.
Senior Law Clerk, 01/2013 to 10/2013Sommer Law Group － Pittsburgh, PA
Supported a small law firm with family law, business, personal injury, evictions and other civil litigation matters including meeting with clients, drafting, complaints, answers and new matter, preliminary objections, motions in limine, motion for discovery, motions for sanctions, motion for summary judgment as well as responsive motions.
Certified Legal Intern, 05/2012 to 05/2013Butler Co. Public Defender's Office － Butler, PA
Certified by the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania to provide legal services, including appearing in court on behalf of indigent clients in felony, misdemeanor, and summary cases involving drug and alcohol offenses, theft, sexual assault, assault and probation violations.
J.D:May 2013University of Pittsburgh School of LawDean's Caputo Law Scholarship Black Law Students Association, Secretary
B.A:Criminology and Anthropology,May 2009Slippery Rock UniversityCriminology and Anthropology Dean's List Attorney Bar Admission
Commonwealth of Pennsylvania (2013)
Attorney, Oral, clients, data entry, drafting, due diligence, Law, legal, legal research, Litigation, novel, Oil, Real Estate