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New Rochelle, New York, 10804, United States
Posted:
November 28, 2017

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MICHAEL KUSI

** ******* *****, *** ********, NY *0804 (718) ***-**** ac3irm@r.postjobfree.com

BAR ADMISSION

Studying for the February 2018 Uniform Bar Exam (in NY). Awaiting results.

EDUCATION

Maurice A. Deane School of Law at Hofstra University, Hempstead, NY

Juris Doctor, December 2015

Activities: Christian Legal Society- President

Federalist Society

Real Estate Law Society

Sports and Entertainment Law Society

Relevant Course: National Institute for Trial Advocacy (Basic)

Boston University, Boston, MA

Bachelor of Arts (Major in History) May 2011

Activities: College Republicans

Corporate Law Society

EXPERIENCE

South Bronx United, New York City, NY

Special Events Intern: September 2017-October 2017

Helped to create sports schedules and organize games. Also organized items for auction and helped to compile a

list of donors for the benefit. Conferred with immigration attorney on pending immigration law matters.

Made phone calls to different organizations to help organize the benefit.

Osorio Cachaya Law Offices, PLLC, White Plains, NY

Legal Intern: April 2016 – June 2016

Reviewed case files to write pleadings and verified bills of particulars. Also reviewed immigration and family law cases to write applications for guardianship. Drafted summary judgment motions as well as motions to reopen. Drafted motions for special findings. Responsible for research, writing, and working with the attorneys as needed. Attended court proceedings including depositions and trials. Reviewed pleadings, affidavits and case files.

Westchester County Attorney, White Plains, NY

Legal Intern: June 2015 – August 2015

Reviewed contracts and municipal matters and wrote memoranda on pending transactional issues. Responsible for research, writing, and working with the attorneys as needed. Reviewed family law issues and wrote petitions for the Westchester County Attorney. Attended court proceedings including hearings and conferences.

Hon. Arthur Diamond, Nassau County Supreme Court, Mineola, NY

Judicial Intern: December 2014 – February 2015

Reviewed civil cases including medical malpractice, general torts, guardianship, and commercial litigation. Responsible for research, and writing. Wrote protective orders, memoranda on motion practice, and memoranda on trials. Observed trials, jury selection, and preliminary conferences. Reviewed contracts, complaints, and motions.

Hofstra Law School Library, Hempstead, NY

Research Assistant: September 2014 – February 2015

Helped with legal research and prepared legal memoranda. Assisted professors with legal research and used research projects to aid professors who write law review and journal articles.

Nassau County Attorney’s Office, Mineola, NY.

Legal Intern: August 2014 - December 2014.

Assisted with legal research and writing legal memoranda. Contacted witnesses and prepared witnesses for 50-h hearings and trials. Prepared motions for summary judgment in negligence cases, responses to discovery requests and responses to combined demands. Attended trial proceedings and court proceedings.

Westchester District Attorney, New Rochelle, NY

Legal Intern: Summer 2014

Reviewed case files. Prepared memoranda on issues in New York Criminal Procedure and Evidence. Observed witness preparation, felony hearings, and suppression hearings. Prepared draft notices, Orders to Show Cause, and reply motions under the supervision of an attorney.

Campaign to Elect Phil Boyle for State Senate, Nassau County, NY

Volunteer, Fall 2014

Campaigned in Nassau County for State Senate candidate. Went door to door to discuss candidate with prospective voters. Also discussed campaign strategy on approaches to reach voters. Did work as needed.

Greenburgh Town Court, White Plains, NY

Judicial Intern: Summer 2013

Reviewed case files. Conducted legal research and reviewed briefs filed by the parties. Prepared memoranda for the judges and drafts of decisions in consultation with the assigned judge. Researched legal issues that arise in motion practice and prepared drafts of decisions resolving the motions in consultation with the assigned judge with the judges on pending matters.

Campaign to Elect Bob Cohen for State Senate, White Plains, NY

Volunteer, Summer 2012

Helped to mail campaign solicitations. Also conferred with the candidate and campaigned in Westchester County. Made telephone calls and discussed political strategy. Helped to create brochures for campaign. Attended speeches and did work as needed.

New Covenant Community Development Corporation, Bronx, NY

Volunteer, Summer 2012

Filed documents and prepared proposals. Performed research on non-profit community incorporated businesses. Compiled data about non-profit organizations for director. Worked on organizing a sports organization for local youth in the area. Helped to organize a health fair for the local community. Also mentored youth within the community who were incarcerated and released.



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