Paralegal offering an extensive legal skill set, proficiency in managing large caseloads and capacity to meet deadlines.
The ability to continually learn and excel in a law firm resulting in a high level position; holding office of the first Secretary for the National Bankruptcy Association.
Supervisor over the Default Servicing Department which includes the Home Equity Department, Evictions Department, Bankruptcy Department, Loss Mitigation Department, REO Department, Title Department and Referral Department. Duties include maintaining a calendar to ensure that employees and their back ups are not out of the office at the same time. Review and prepare reports for numerous clients. Conduct audits of files and report out of compliance issues to the partners. Monitor foreclosure sales, correspond with various trustees to post and pull sales from foreclosure, provide client with sales results, prepare and file Rescissions.
Handling of Contested Matters, Civil Litigation, Temporary Restraining Orders, Temporary Injunctions and Judicial Foreclosures, Draft and file Rule 735 Complaints for Judicial Foreclosure and Reformation Suits, Request citations from clerks and monitor for service, Draft and file Motions for Default Judgment, Final Judgments and Orders Allowing Sale, Set hearings with the court and prepare for court appearances, prepare and file Answers, Counterclaims, Agreed Judgments, etc.
Bankruptcy--Negotiations between creditors and debtor's attorneys, courtroom preparation, document preparation and filing Proof of Claims, Objections, Motions to Lift Stay, Agreed Orders, etc., communications with court clerks regarding hearings, calendaring hearings, docket control, client billing, computer file management.
Foreclosure--Prepare pleadings for and file Rule 736 Home Equity proceedings, correspond with district clerks, set hearings, calendar hearings, docket control, hearing preparation, correspond with the various trustees for postings and pulling properties from sale, obtain and provide bidding instructions to trustees, obtain and provide payoff and reinstatements figures for borrower's and opposing counsel, client billing, computer file management.
Negotiations between creditors and debtor's attorneys, courtroom preparation, document preparation (courtroom appearances, preparation of Proof of Claims, Objections, Motions to Lift Stay, Agreed Orders, etc.), client billing, creditor meetings, computer file management.
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