I am a paralegal, and I would love some extra work in the legal field. I have taken my legal research & writing classes, as well as criminal law, tort law, real estate law, and estate law. I graduate in a few month with my Bachelor's, and then move onto my Masters. I also have experience with web content and blog articles; I have written for various legal blog and firm websites.
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I am an experienced admin and legal assistant. I have been in the legal field for over 20 years. I have worked as a litigation paralegal, real estate paralegal, as well as a Deputy Clerk. I have excellent computer skills and posses an IT degree. Your project is of utmost importance to me. I have a home office with dedicated phone and fax numbers. I also have Microsoft Office 2010, as well as the Adobe Creative Suite, including Acrobat. I am available as little or as much as you like. My work ethic and attention to detail is unparalleled. I do have references should you require them. I have extensive experience as a paralegal. I have handled a case load of over 100 cases at a time. I am efficient and understand the confidential nature of the legal field. I am proficient with the Microsoft Office Suite, the Adobe Creative Suite, Clio, Needles, and SoftPro, as well as other software. I am technically savvy and use that to my advantage by creating processes that make me more efficient and accurate. My experience ranges from real estate to litigation. I can draft legal documents such as pleadings, discovery, wills, and deeds, as well as letters. I have completed real estate closings from contract to post-closing. I understand the process, attention to detail needed, and the documents related to it, including the HUD-1 Settlement Statement. I form relationships with clients.
More than 20 years of professional experience in writing, editing, and proofreading! I am a PUBLISHED writer of hundreds of articles, websites, short stories, and books. Recent written work includes lengthy academic writing (APA, Harvard, MLA, ACS), historical research, how-to book, legal articles, and fiction in numerous genres. As a meticulous, disciplined professional, I will quickly and accurately provide you with expertise in proofreading, editing, creative writing, technical writing, copywriting, and research. With a BA in English you can be assured I have advanced skills in grammar, punctuation, spelling, and complex linguistic structure. If you want expertise, speed, and quality in a writer, look no more!
Do you want it done right the first time? Motivated self achiever, organized, multifaceted skills aid in orchestrating tasks and details to achieve project goals. Experience with on and offshore teams, dedicated team player, committed to excellence, while working in challenging and innovative global dynamic environments. To enhance my working capacities and contribute to the growth of the organization. Determination and commitment to enriching my knowledge in the field of web design and development. Current Odesk Silver Club Member. US native English speaking, self assessed and high scoring Odesk skills tests, in addition you'll find a copy of my transcripts proving my English, editing, and skills abilities. Take charge (if required), conscientious, creative, quickly adaptable, dependable. Wordpress and Joomla, server installation to content and maintenance. Project Management Podio: Ensure schedules and objectives are clearly communicated and tracked across Podio resources and projects. As Podio administrator; Apps creation and set up, assign tasks, create workspaces, manage and track projects all within Podio.com platform Project Management: Web Development: Serving as part of a team of web design/development project managers. Quote to job completion. Duties include: Supervision of designers, developers and content. From setting up initial quote as project/ deliverables, chose themes, assign designers according to custom jobs, assist in client needs, proof, edit and approve design mock-ups. Direct development, edit, assist and approve before content addition, perform small coding edits (limited knowledge in coding). Research/ Create ideas, write content (promotional, blog, curated content, production, SEO), chose and edit images. Final touches, cross-browser and mobile testing, client feedback if changes. Competitive analysis. Project Management: Affiliate Marketing: Case Management: Case Management, Crisis Management, coordinated clients in crisis for emergency services and initiated intake for social services branch, vocational training, housing, medical services and arranged client transportation. Individual Education Plan Management: Assisted clients’ parents, prepared, advocated, researched services, coordinated medical, tutoring services placement, for clients with special needs. Introduced IEP regulation and rights to parents and assisted them at IEP educator parent meetings. Insured clients needs were met, as well as enforcement of IEP within the school system. Project Management: Ebay Store Ecommerce, Business owner, 14 year eBay store, 100 percent Feedback and eBay consultant (Vintage items), Etsy, Bonanza, iOffer, Ecommerce Websites owner, Affiliate Websites from server admin to finished affiliate website. Interesting and well reserched articles, proof-reader. Wordpress and Joomla-install to write, SEO, product research. Software: Enrolled in classes / licensed Adobe CS6 user (Photoshop, Acrobat, Dreamweaver, Muse, Indesign, Illustrator, Fireworks, and more). Certificate of completion: Adwords, SEO, Analytics, Photoshop for Webdesign Content curator for several blogs via ODesk jobs as well as my own blogs and websites. Please see rest of my experiences, software and apps, Web 2.0 and subjects for writing assignments, portfolio, including over a dozen high scoring Odesk Skills tests. Thank you for considering me for the job and reading through my very detailed resume. I don't read the auto-generated offers, but I do answer genuine invitations.
I am a professional paralegal specializing in contract drafting & analysis, legal research, corporate law, and intellectual property. I have a Bachelor's degree from the University of California, Irvine and a master's degree in Legal Studies from Webster University in St. Louis, Missouri.
I have a year's experience working as a freelance writer having been published several times in Yahoo Voices and am collaborating on five-year study (a book) with a professional therapist on children's grief. I am also in a writing workshop and studying copywriting. I have 13 years prior experience as a paralegal, both in domestic relations and insurance defense litigation, including writing and editing pleadings. Working as a project manager on website development for a couple years was exciting and challenging and I look forward to doing this again. See in my portfolio pictures of two landing pages built as a project manager. I have edited a thesis of 100 pages including footnotes and I have written an "about" page for on Facebook. I've written a 39 page Standard Operating Procedure manual on Google Places. I also have experience as a virtual assistant and can do any kind of research you need. I have excellent English skills, proofreading, writing, and office skills.
Over the last 6 years, I have developed a wide range of websites using Wordpress, HTML, DHTML, XHTML, and CSS including sites for start-up companies and small businesses. My core competency lies in complete end-end management of a new website development such that the values, the aim and objectives of the company are reflected in every bit of the design along with the selection of words and content showing the company or projects adaptability, competence, flexibility and creative ability. And I develop solutions using latest web-based technologies while providing tailor-made internet consulting with creativity and innovative approach. My strength is my openness, constant and regular contact follow-up with clients and the willingness to learn. I believe in providing the latest and best of the technology to my clients.
I am looking for a position where I can use my skills as an Administrative/Personal Assistant to provide the client with real world help in a timely manner in real situations. I would like to work with the legal field but it is not necessary. I have experience with handling client calls, fielding questions and complaints, calendar and scheduling (both professional and personal), time management, organization, typing, transcription, dictation, editing and review, filing, minor accounting and ten-key. I also have experience with spreadsheets and Power Point presentations. I have made physical presentations to important clients, as well as verbal, "over-the-phone" presentations. I am used to working with a team at my disposal, so I am well versed at delegating and assigning tasks, as well as overseeing timelines of others, without micromanaging.
I have worked as a Paralegal and I am very good at legal research, contracts, and briefs. I have owned my own boutique for a few years and that takes a certain kind of person. I am self-taught in HTML and designed & maintain www.thechuckwagon.com and am currently working on my own website. I recently started writing on Hubpages (tjdavis.hubpages.com). I love to read and am always reading and learning something. I love learning new things. I never want to not learn something. I am able to meet deadlines. I am very detail oriented. I am organized.
Graduating from Rochester Institute of Technology with degree in Information Technology. I worked independently as a consultant for small and medium sized businesses. I streamline their work process using computer technologies. I specialize in network security, Database, and consumer relations. I run my own non-profit charity giving back to the deaf community. I work with the utmost professionalism, and provide 5 star service. Currently entering field of Law with the goal of passing the California Bar. I have a serious grasp of complicated concepts. My talents would be best used in a court room setting, and legal arguments support.