Catholic Charities of Atlanta Legal Clinic － Atlanta, GALegal Immigration Intern
Conduct client intake interviews to determine eligibility for adjustment of status, family-based petitions and Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals.
Draft motions for Cancellation of Removal, to Re-Open, Bond Hearing, to Withdraw, and research legal issues.
Complete immigration forms on lawlogix.
04/2011 - 04/2012
Metro Public Defenders Office － Atlanta, GeorgiaLaw Clerk
Reviewed new client files, electronic, written, and digital discovery and drafted assessment of strategic and investigation tasks necessary to prepare cases for trial and written summaries of discovery.
Drafted motions for bond, suppression of evidence, speedy-trial demands, orders, subpoenas, affidavits, and correspondence to clients and prosecutors.
08/2011 - 12/2011
Ibrahim & Rao, Immigration and Nationality Law, － Atlanta, GALaw Clerk
Drafted motions for bond, exhibit lists, correspondence and affidavits.
Gathered evidence and documents for exhibit submissions to immigration court.
Responsible for completing immigration forms through Tracker Immigration software.
Researched country conditions and legal issues.
01/2007 - 08/2010
The Murray Law Firm － Atlanta, GeorgiaWorkers' Compensation /Litigation Paralegal
Handled caseload of 40 workers' compensation files.
Prepared discovery, complaints, questionnaires to physicians to determine if injuries were work related and demands in workers compensation and personal injury cases.
Coordinated medical care, transportation and interpreter services for clients.
Successfully marketed legal services to Hispanic community through involvement in community fairs, commercial, newspaper, radio advertising and hiring of marketing firm.
JOHN MARSHALL LAW SCHOOLAtlanta, GeorgiaJuris Doctor
KENNESAW STATE UNIVERSITYKennesaw, GeorgiaB.A: Political Science