Dynamic and industrious Attorney bringing 10+ years of civil litigation and management experience in a wide variety of disciplines with emphasis in (enter type) and (enter type) law. Proven success in handling large caseloads while supervising and developing legal staff and meeting department goals. Comprehensive background includes providing in-house counsel, implementing legal strategies and solutions and fostering positive client/staff relationships. Seeking to leverage progressive leadership experience and legal acumen into a Legal Services Management position.
Manage up to 20 active clients and 70+ cases across multiple industries including, (enter types of industries); advise on general commercial matters and provide both hands-on litigation and litigation management. Provide mentorship and guidance to staff attorneys in litigation, settlement and trial strategies resulting in successful placement in top tier federal government positions and other notable law firms.
Supervised a team of 4 employees and spearheaded the creation of new processes and policies for the firm to increase organizational and personnel development. Managed and reviewed all corporate and legal documents to ensure compliance with company standards and strategic objectives.
Served as second chair for a multinational investment bank and financial services company which led to favorable judge and jury rulings in clients' favor, including awards of up to $1.4 million. Successfully facilitated and conducted meetings with clients ranging from general and in-house counsel, to executives and line managers, to develop litigation strategy and handle variety of complex commercial litigation cases.
Founded firm directly after law school and handled large caseloads of several hundred files,while overseeing a team of (enter number) in legal staff development, management, and training. Completed annual reviews of case files, employee handbooks, and overall firm structures; implemented legal policies, processes and programs to remedy issues.
Mediation Certificate – Blakely Advocacy Institute
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