Highly driven and motivated Legal Assistant with 7 years experience.
Strong organizational skills
Active listening skills
Seasoned in conflict resolution
Sharp problem solver
Direct yet courteous demeanor
Energetic work attitude
Settling large cases
Docketing court hearing
Interacting and dealing with Adjusters on a day to day basis
Worked with company systems such as The Edwards Law Firm and diligently completed all assigned tasks, working overtime as needed.
Provided required monthly reports in each case meeting listing settled case figures and client case statuses. Cases currently settled and the settlement amounts and proposed settlement amounts for cases still pending
Researched, calmed and rapidly resolved client conflicts to prevent loss of key clients
Drafted legal pleadings, managed 80 to 100 cases on both the pre-litigation side and the litigation side. The pre-litigation side included dealing with adjuster to negotiate on a settlement amount based on medical specials and other damages. Required to settle 3 cases each week.
04/2016 to Current
Legal AssistantThe Edwards Law Firm － Tulsa, OK
Currently my boss and myself have agreed to disagree on salary. We have an excellent relationship but based on my lifestyle and independent behavior the salary available for me there now and in the future will not fulfill my needs.
Supervisor and owner: Mark L. Edwards, Esq. (918)429-2648
09/2015 to 04/2016
Legal AssistantKonsure Law Firm － McAlester, OkDecided to move to Tulsa and join my old team, The Edwards Law Firm.
08/2010 to 09/2015
Legal AssistantThe Edwards Law Firm － McAlester, OkThe Edwards Law Firm relocated to Tulsa so I retained new employment in McAlester.
Associate of Arts: GeneralEast Central University － Wilburton, OK, USA
Bachelors in Business/Commuication: Business East Central University － Ada, OK, USA
I have the ability to deal with people of all walks of nature. I am intuitive and direct yet kind and flow well with the public. I love speaking to people. I am driven and motivated, I pour my heart and soul into my job and I feel that I would be an asset to your team.