Savvy lawyer who brings a positive attitude and sense of humor to the office. Tirelessly pursues tough cases and never backs down from a challenge. Collaborates well with diverse clients of varying socio-economic and cultural backgrounds.
Self-motivated and hard-working individual with a track record of academic excellence; Exceptional negotiator; Skilled mediator; Court procedures; Solid writing skills; Outstanding public speaker, and a keen attention to detail. In other words, I'm your man.
Obtained favorable settlements for 80% of cases. Volunteered with Legal Aid of Louisiana for 40 hours per month, including numerous “ask a lawyer” events. Assisted in successfully defending a client in a paternity suit. Assisted the lead counsel in up to 4 cases per month.
Mattress Firm 05/2014 – Present Ben DelBosque
Ensuring assigned stores are to company standards; following opening and closing procedures; ensuring policies and state regulations are followed; maintaining par stock inventory levels for assigned stores; managing open orders to reserve stock; verifying incoming and outgoing merchandise; bagging floor models for transfers and/or customers.
Balancing books nightly and period end; communicating with Store Management to keep them informed; assisting in the administrative functions of the store; completing other projects and special assignments as requested.
Other Duties Assigned
Driving sales to meet or exceed budget; executing the company's selling program; determining pricing within company guidelines on merchandise; completing follow-up guest calls and delivery reminders.
Maintaining awareness of competitor's advertisements and services offered; resolving guest issues as needed; completing assigned training and learning materials as required for advancement opportunities; participating in company/vendor training classes to remain current on products, offerings, and programs.
Ensuring merchandise and advertising is current and displayed appropriately; Executing the current merchandising plan; Ensuring consistency of store pricing; Managing the movement of damaged, discontinued, obsolete, and slow moving merchandise.
Samuel Milledge, 281-914-8730.
Gathered legal research on a variety of legal issues that may arise in areas of law including but not limited to tax law, municipal law, contract law, local government law, land development regulations, zoning and land use law, constitutional law, franchise law, municipal code issues regarding licensing, public peace and morals, motor vehicles, traffic and administrative procedural issues. Drafted ordinances, resolutions, contracts, agreements, deeds, leases, and franchise agreements. Gathered evidence and prepares legal briefs, develops arguments and testimony in preparation for oral arguments and trials. Analyzed legal "crisis" situations, recommends plans of action, and implements practical solutions.
Assisted in the implementation of District educational programs under the direction of Unit Administrators or individual certificated teachers. Managed classroom and provides instructions according to plans as prepared by the classroom teacher. Provided a classroom environment which promoted active learning. Assisted the teacher with all aspects of the daily routine, including distributing and collecting supplies, keeping attendance records, lunchroom duty, recess etc. Worked with students to help reinforce learning objectives. Adhered to all Alief Independent School District policies and procedures. Used appropriate judgment to act in the best interest of students at all times. Performed other duties as assigned by the appropriate administrator.
Southern University Law Center Baton Rouge, La. Juris Doctor (JD) May 2013
Oral Advocacy Finalist, Legal Writing Spring 2011 Stephen F. Austin State University Nacogdoches, TX
Licensed to practice law in The State of Texas, May, 2015.
Bar Card Number: 24094877.
State Bar of Texas
Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity Inc
National Bar Association (NBA)
American Bar Association (ABA)
Land Development, Land Use, Legal Research, Municipal, Zoning, 65 Wpm, Equal Employment, Customer Service, Employment Law, Excel, Microsoft Office, Microsoft Outlook, Microsoft Windows, Ms Office, MSN Messenger, Management, Organization Skills, Outlook, Problem Solving, Punctual, Retail Sales, Sap, Windows 2000, Word, Real Estate, Real Estate Law, Training Programs, Meeting Deadlines, Ambition, Writing Skills, Contract drafting and interpretation, Tax Law, Legal Writing.
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