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Manager Human Resources

Raleigh, North Carolina, 27610, United States
May 27, 2010

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******* H. V. ******, MS


(224) ***-**** and/or (919) ***-****


My goal is to provide a long-term commitment to my employer by adding value

as a "situation manager". Present myself as a proactive, analytical, detail-

oriented, conscientious business professional with over 20 years of

diversified experience in administrative, legal and client services.

Recognized for excellent communication and negotiation skills. Customer-

focused relative to critical thinking (problem-solving and decision-

making); technology proficient; team-builder and motivator.


North Carolina Health, Accident & Sickness Agent, #15693666

March 3, 2010

GUIRGUIS LAW, PA, Raleigh, nc

07/2009- 09/2009

Paralegal/Office Manager

Conduct in-office meetings with clients and potential clients; State Court

attendance at daily status calls; confer with DA for case resolutions; file

and/or review documents in Clerk's Office; electronically file Federal

court documents; confer with family members of the in-custody clients;

client First Appearance attendance; case file review and maintenance;

interview and/or conduct Pre-Sentence Investigation with client at Federal

correctional institution; create templates for client correspondence.

Quintiles, Inc. (through Kelly Services, Inc.) Morrisville, NC

09/2007 - 12/2007


Created, modified and negotiated Confidential Disclosure Agreements and Non-

Disclosure Agreements which allowed doctors to participate in clinical

trials for the Contract Research Organization and Clinical Development

Services of the Global Contracts Department.


07/2007-09/2007 Paralegal/Legal Assistant/Office Manager

. Drafted pleadings, which included Complaints, Summons, Motions and


. Filed legal documents in State court;

. Research and case investigation; Case management and close client


. Worked with staff and vendors to increase productivity by monitoring

and maintaining office equipment and supply inventory; and

. Responsible for the day-to-day running of the law office.

MOTOROLA, INC., Arlington Heights, IL


Paralegal/Contract Administrator

. Liaised with attorneys, vendors, potential and existing clients, with

the ultimate goal of protecting Motorola's intellectual property.

. Drafted, modified and negotiated commercial contracts for multiple

business sectors, i.e., Networks Solutions Sector; Global Telecom

Solutions Sector; and Network and Enterprise Business, both

domestically and internationally. Managed and maintained contracts


Proposal/Program Administrator


. Administered and coordinated activities associated with large cellular

system contracts with international customers in direct support of one

or more Program Managers.

. Conferred with Business Development Managers, Engineers and Proposal

Managers relative to the development and submission of proposals to

potential and existing customers in the Cellular Infrastructure Group,

for Africa, Russia and the Middle East.

. Developed proposal for 3-phases, 9,000 subscriber expansion in Lagos,

Nigeria. Coordinated the pricing strategy for 15,500 subscriber

system in Dar A Salam, Tanzania.



New Investigators Training Committee

. Trained new Investigators in the areas of Investigation Report writing

and legal terminology.

Supervisor, Criminal Investigations, Cook County Public Defender


. Supervised a staff of 3 Investigators as they located and interviewed

witnesses; photographed and/or diagrammed crime scenes; conducted jail

interviews; served subpoenas; reviewed police reports, transcripts and

other case-related documents; testified in court and other duties as

assigned relative to the representation of the defendant.

. Prepared monthly, statistical report relative to the number of

subpoenas issued and served as well as the number of investigation

requests received and conducted.

. Prepared monthly narrative report relative to staff meetings, other

meetings held or attended by me, personnel development and special


. Attended Holiday Court to interview defendants and prepare them to go

before the Judge; conferred with family members of the defendants;

case file review; case file maintenance; attended status calls (get

new dates, exchange documents); assisted with voir dire; sat at

defense table with defendant and Public Defender during murder jury

trial; conference cases with State's Attorney in their office;

conference cases in Judges' chambers with State's attorney; and

conferred with opposing counsel.

Investigator, Homicide Task Force, Cook County Public Defender, Chicago, IL


. Same responsibilities as above with the exception of supervisory.


* Capella University, Minneapolis, MN

MS in Human Services with a Specialization in Criminal


* Capella University, Minneapolis, MN

Graduate Certificate, Criminal Justice

. American Institute for Paralegal Studies, Inc., Oak Brook, IL

Paralegal Certificate, Certificate of Scholarly Distinction

. Northeastern Illinois University, Chicago, IL

BA Criminal Justice with Honors


* Training Matters - Certificate of Completion - Supervisory

Training Series Certificate of Training - Homicide Events


* Padgett-Thompson, Division of American Management


Certificate of Merit - Human Resources and the Law,

December, 2000

* LawConnect Legal Resource Center, Motorola, Inc.

Certificate of Completion - Fundamentals of Contract Law,

March, 2002

Certificate of Completion - Protecting Trade Secrets,

March, 2002

Certificate of Completion - Careful Communications, March,


Certificate of Completion - Patents I - Obtaining and

Maintaining Patent

Rights, April, 2002

Certificate of Completion - Copyright, May, 2002

Certificate of Completion - Equal Employment Opportunity,

June, 2002

. Rockhurst University Continuing Education Center

Certificate of Continuing Education - Untangling the

Confusing Web of ADA, FMLA and Workers' Compensation

Regulations, December, 2003

. Motorola's Women Business Council

Extraordinary Communication Skills for Women

Professionals, 2005

* Hoffman Estates (IL) Police Department Citizen Police

Academy Graduate, June, 2007


Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, Excel and Outlook

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