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Executive Assistant Legal

Sedalia, MO, 65301
10 000
June 11, 2018

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* ********** *****: Britney Brown

Personal Details

Title Miss

Surname Brown

Name Britney Alivia

Date of Birth 04 August 1990

Home Language English

Other Languages Afrikaans; Portuguese

Nationality South African

Identity Number 900-***-**** 082

Gender Female

Marital Status Unmarried

Dependants None

Driver’s Licence Code B – (Car with trailer) – Own Car Contact Details

Cell Number +27-61-378-****

E-mail Address


Physical Address 12 Schubert Street

Harmony Park




Professional Skills

- Research

- Legal writing

- Time management and Prioritisation skills

- Communication; Negotiation and Public Speaking

- Administrative and Organisational skills

- Teamwork and Interpersonal skills

- Leadership

- Budgeting and Cashflow Management

Computer Skills

- Microsoft Office

- Internet, Email and Desktop Research

- JutaLaw

- LexisNexis

- Ebscohost Online Research Databases

- InMagic Genie Library Suite

- Sabinet Online Library and Legal Information

- Palladium Accounting System

Academic History

Name of University Attending University of South Africa – Facilitated by Varsity College Degree LL.B

Years in Progress 2010 – to date (4th Year)

2 Curriculum Vitae: Britney Brown


Cellphone: +27-61-378-****


Degree Courses Completed


ILW1036 Introduction to Law 86 Passed with Distinction SCL1014 Skills Course for Law Students 64 Passed

ENN106J English Communication for Law 70 Passed

EUP1501 End-User Computing (Practical) 81 Passed with Distinction FAC1503 Financial Accounting Principles for Law Practitioners 70 Passed FLS1501 The Origins of South African Law 70 Passed FLS1502 Foundations of South African Law 70 Passed PVL1501 Law of Persons 68 Passed


IOS2601 Interpretation of Statutes 53 Passed

CRW2601 General Principles of Criminal Law 63 Passed IND2601 African Customary Law 55 Passed

MRL2601 Entrepreneurial Law 60 Passed

ADL2601 Administrative Law 60 Passed

CMP2601 Law of Criminal Procedure: Pre-Trial 56 Passed CRW2602 Criminal Law: Specific Crimes 59 Passed

CSL2601 Constitutional Law 54 Passed

FUR2601 Fundamental Rights 62 Passed

PVL2601 Family Law 51 Passed

PVL2602 Law of Succession 67 Passed

CIP2601 General Principles of Civil Procedure 57 Passed THIRD LEVEL

CIP3701 Civil Procedure: Court Proceedings 52 Passed CMP3701 Law of Criminal Procedure: Trial and Post-Trial 75 Passed with Distinction EVI3701 Evidence: Admissibility of Evidence 54 Passed EVI3702 Evidence: The Presentation and Assessment of Evidence 71 Passed with Distinction MRL3701 Insolvency Law 75 Passed with Distinction

MRL3702 Labour Law 50 Passed

PVL3702 Law of Contract 51 Passed

PVL3703 Law of Delict 61 Passed

PVL3704 Enrichment, Liability and Estoppel 75 Passed with Distinction FOURTH LEVEL

HMLLB80 LLB Research Methodology 69 Passed

LCP4801 International Law 58 Passed

LJU4801 Legal Philosophy 54 Passed

LJU4802 Professional Ethics 53 Passed

LPL4801 The Law of Sale & Lease 55 Passed


Law of Negotiable Instruments, Intellectual Property and Competition 62 Passed

LCP4802 Legal Transactions in International Law 50 Passed 3 Curriculum Vitae: Britney Brown


Cellphone: +27-61-378-****



PVL3701 Property Law

LCP4803 International Transport Law

LPL4808 Conveyancing Law

LJU4804 Private International Law

High School Glenwood House Independent School

Year Matriculated 2008 : Bachelor’s Pass



English Home Language

Life Orientation

Afrikaans First Additional Language


Computer Applications Technology


Work Experience

Pro Bono Legal Experience

Name of Organisation Bellville Justice Centre, Legal Aid From February 2013

To July 2014

Position Job Shadowing


- Drafted legal documents

- Filing and serving

- General administration (typing and filing) and office work

- Assisted the paralegal with client consultations

- Accompanied attorneys to court

- Research

Reason for leaving N/A - job shadowing

Name of Organisation National Prosecuting Authority From 5 December 2011

To 9 December 2011

Position Job Shadowing


- Spent the days with prosecutors, learning about Criminal Procedure and Criminal Law Reason for leaving N/A - job shadowing

4 Curriculum Vitae: Britney Brown


Cellphone: +27-61-378-****


Academic Work Experience

Name of Organisation Varsity College

From September 2012

To December 2015

Position Student Assistant Librarian


- Researched academic journals, case law and statutes

- Sourced books for students

- Library stocktaking

- Sorted and shelved books according to the Dewey Decimal system Reason for leaving No longer student at Varsity College. Commercial Work Experience

Name of Organisation De Steyl Furniture Manufacture & Design From February 2016

To February 2018

Position Executive Assistant and Office Administrator Responsibilities

- General Admin: orders and purchases, logistics, distribution, client correspondence, switchboard, archiving

- Drafting International Reseller Contracts

- Debtors invoicing; collections and statements

- Creditors reconciliation

- Petty cash management

- HR Administration, Bargaining Council applications, Wages & Disciplinary Procedures

- Showroom sales

- Research and implementation of government funding and international travel

- Design & implement work skills programme and staff training

- SARS customs & excise applications

- Factory production management in conjunction with CEO

- Representing company at seminars such as the Department of Trade & Industry Export Seminar in collaboration with George Municipality

Reason for leaving I left for a better opportunity, but the offer fell through. 5 Curriculum Vitae: Britney Brown


Cellphone: +27-61-378-****


Additional Information

Leadership Positions Held

- President of the International Rotary Interact Club 2005

- Member of the Representative Council of Learners, Glenwood House Independent School 2005

Independent Coursework

- Legal Advocacy Course : Wynberg Magistrate’s Court (5-9 December 2011)

- Law Literacy Course : Varsity College, Independent Institute of Education (Second semester 2012)

- Portuguese Language Beginner’s Level, Mi Casa of Languages (12 August 2013 - 18 November 2013)


- Researcher for the winning team of Varsity College Cape Town’s Moot Court Competition 2012 held at Cape Town Magistrate’s Court before Regional Court Magistrate Mr James Lekhuleni

- Subject trophies in matric at Glenwood House Independent School for Life Orientation and History

Pro Bono Legal Experience & Charity Work

- South African National Council on Alcohol and Drug Dependence : Volunteer

- Eden FM Community Radio Station : Volunteer

- Drug Abuse Resistance Education (D.A.R.E) : Youth Volunteer

- International Rotary Interact Club : Volunteer

- Legal Aid : Volunteer

- UNISA Street Law Outreach : Volunteer

Contactable Referees

Thozama Bici Head Librarian, Varsity College Cape Town Cell Number +27-79-129-****

E-mail Address

Telephone Number +27-21-685-****

Antoine van Niekerk Law Programme Co-Ordinator, Varsity College Cape Town Cell Number +27-84-479-****

E-mail Address

Telephone Number +27-21-685-****

Ronelle Arendse Principal, Bellville Justice Centre, Legal Aid South Africa Telephone Number +27-21-949-****

Fax Number +27-21-949-****

E-mail Address

I declare that to the best of my ability all the information on this curriculum vitae is true and correct.


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