Seasoned Paralegal with extensive experience in litigation, real estate, regulatory and compliance law. Strong E-discovery knowledge and trial experience. Team-oriented professional with excellent interpersonal skills and attention to detail.
Highly experienced in E-discovery platforms
Extensive litigation support background
Federal and State Court Rules and Submissions
Electronic File Maintenance
Drafting of Legal Hold Notices
Maintenance of client Supplier Agreements and insurance policies
Understands high level of confidentiality
Strong legal research skills
Notary Public (State of New Jersey)
GREENBERG TRAURIG, LLPFlorham Park, NJLitigation Paralegal
Lead paralegal to National Coordination Counsel for numerous Fortune 500 Companies.
Coordinate with multiple departments regarding responsive documents and document collection and retention.
Act as court liaison between judges, court administration, attorneys, government agencies and the public.
Research of documents and publications for details that would establish evidence.
Accurately enter client data such as supplier agreements, contracts, litigation hold notices and trade secret
documents subject to class action and civil litigation into a company-based software program.
Interaction, both oral and written, with adversaries, local counsel, district and state courts, medical providers and clients.
Extensive E-discovery knowledge and experience including document review, identifying relevant documents, coding, and electronic Bates stamping of documents for production.
Coordinate with outside E-discovery vendors on basic setup of Relativity and Summation platforms, load files and file folder organization.
Assist counsel in all phases of trial and arbitration preparation including: compilation and management of trial exhibits, preparation of trial notebooks, and gathering of pleadings and additional resources for attorney use.
Considerable experience in attending and assisting attorneys with bench trials, jury trials, and arbitration proceedings.
All general paralegal duties including preparation of motion papers, cite checking of memoranda, conducting legal research, drafting of ancillary documents and filing of district, state and appellate level papers.
BUDD LARNERShort Hills, NJLitigation Paralegal
Handled all aspects of trial/arbitration preparation including assembling of hearing exhibits, compiling witness materials, and assisting in drafting witness and opening/closing outlines.
Database management of document productions for large litigation matters.
Assisted with all facets of motion practice including preparation of ancillary documents, compiling exhibits, and filing of motion papers.
Performed all aspects of office management including, but not limited to, delegation of workload to secretarial and paralegal pool, hiring process of new staff, staff health benefits, and ensuring firm protocol for policies and procedures were implemented and followed through.
Responsible for all aspects of asbestos litigation including trial preparation, medical record review, and consulting with expert witnesses.
MARY WOOD UNIVERSITYDunmore, PABachelor of Arts: Legal Studies/Legal Assistant