Microsoft Office, Microsoft Word, Excel, Power Point, UNIX, Windows NT 2000, 2003, Windows XP, Firewalls, routers/switches, VPN, Agile Methodology, IBM AIX
Doctor Natural Lakeview PkwyJanuary 2011 to CurrentLegal Assistant Rowlett, TX
Investigate and analyze facts, review files, draft and prepare more complex legal documents to ensure conformity with State and Federal regulations.
Strategically prioritize, plan, coordinate, and drive projects to ensure on-time budget-compliant completion while minimizing claims and litigation to zero percent.
Increased overall workplace efficiency from 53% to 90%, by collaborating with staff to identify, troubleshoot, and create innovative claim/litigation free programs and develop new programing initiatives.
Proficient at identifying cost-effective strategies to promote significant savings from 55% to 94%.
Stay abreast with related legal organizations, laws, delegation of authority, responsibility, and efficiency.
Direct business positioning, restructuring efforts, operations, and ultimately the successful sale of the business from 56% turn over per a month to 90% turn over per month.
Examined 175 contractual and incident claims for inappropriate billing, delivery and conformity practices amounting to $ 40,000 in financial claims.
Succeeded in reviewing the causes and formulated a settlement, thus cutting down cost to $ 13,000.
Provided one-on-one coaching for the company employees, based on individual need.
Listened to their stories, determined aspirations, and conveyed positive feedback and increased their productivity levels to 90+%.
Prepared, filed and enforced the patent, trademark and copyright of the company.
Monitor, investigate and seek redress in the case of a violation or infringement.
Monthe Law Firm; Representing clients in contentious and non-contentious causes.
January 2005 to January 2011
Resolved claim conflicts through amicable settlements, mediation and litigation.
Drafted, amended and concluded favorable terms of contract for clients leading to increase in overall workplace efficiency.
Compiled and produced detailed procedural reports of each cause from a client with critical analysis for ensuring the application of the regulation in force, compliance, while advising clients on the appropriate legal text and its application.
Designed, developed, and executed a wide array of complex programs and projects, integral to optimizing legal awareness while promoting productivity.
Thoroughly evaluated and analyzed contractual terms to ensure compliance with company policies as well as environmental guidelines.
Managed daily Law Firm work scope, verified and recommended administrative documents, tracked cost and advised on day-to-day decisions related to any changes to execution plan.
Mentored and trained young lawyers admitted into the law firm who all passed their final Bar exams and are today eminent and reputable lawyers fostering the course of justice.
Established and participated in several small businesses in growth industries, focusing on sales and operational excellence.
Monthe Law Firm ;( 272 Rue Betote, Akwa, Douala) Representing clients in contentious and non-contentious matters.
January 2000 to January 2005
Evaluated and drafted deeds and processes for clients in both common and civil law jurisdictions.
Advised clients concerning legal implications with regard to business decisions and claim liability.
Analyzed, tracked, and mapped clients' intellectual property docketing and documented all its activities in a record base.
Prepared, filed, and follow up all administrative and contractual documentation of the company client, and ensure the execution and enforcement of these rights, as well as investigate and seek redress in case of infringement.
Consulted with clients and reviewed briefs with colleagues to ensure understanding of the legal questions and the appropriate procedures to be adopted.
Analyzed, spent overtime, cost saving projections in order to adopt preferential legal procedures and or change plan design.
Provided subject matter expertise on the competitive and regulatory landscape.
Interpreted and delivered financial and procedural reports to create strategies for a cost benefit plan and to exceed benefit goals.
University of Oklahoma College of LawJohn B. Turner LL.M: Energy and Natural ResourcesEnergy and Natural Resources
University of Yaounde 2 CameroonBachelor of Laws (LL.B)
Native English, Fluent French
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