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Assistant Legal

Jackson, Mississippi, United States
August 18, 2018

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Lakeesha Johnson

**** ********* *****

Jackson, MS 39211


Objective: To obtain a challenging and responsible position that will enable me to apply my abilities and work with a company interested in growth that rewards hard work, education, dedication and professionalism with the opportunity to advance.

EDUCATION: Albany High School, US-New York (Diploma)

Hudson Valley Community College, US-New York (Associates Degree)

Mildred Elley Business School (Criminal Justice)


2017-Present ~ James L. Henley Bankruptcy Trustee, Jackson, M.S. (New Case Analyst)

Input information from plans attorneys file using CasePower

Utilization of US Bankruptcy website in reference to cases

Analyze newly filed petitions

Contact debtor attorney for deficiencies or errors

Send domestic support obligation letters to holder and agency

Comply with all procedural requirements

Maintain confidentiality regarding debtor information

2009-2017 ~ Jackson Public Schools; Jackson, MS (Office Assistant/IST)

. Typing of correspondence including memoranda, letters and reports

. Operation of office equipment including photocopiers, facsimile machines, and computers; input and retrieves data and text

. Compiling of immunization forms, processing of lunch applications

. Maintenance of student discipline

. Completes daily and monthly attendance reports

. Scanning of grades, print report cards, runs honor roll

. Maintain accurate cumulative records

2007-2009 ~ Schwartz & Associates; Jackson, MS (Legal Assistant)

. Disburse to clients

. Multiple Phone lines

. Typing

. Faxing

. Screen clients to inform them if they have a case or not

. Task Profile

. Break down of closed files to be scanned

. Look up clients and transfer them to appropriate assistant or attorney

2005-2007 ~ Law Offices of Catouche Body & Brandon Dorsey; Ridgeland, MS (Legal Assistant)

. Schedule court appointments for clients

. File organization

. Answer phones

. Run necessary errands

. Typing

. Faxing, Xeroxing

. Greet clients as they arrive

. Pre-screen clients in reference to their case

1995-2005 ~ St. Peters Hospital; Albany, NY (Medical Secretary)

. Multiple phone lines

. Medical admissions

. Medical records

. Transcription of physician orders

. EKG processing

. Greeting family and patients

SKILLS: Proficient in Adobe Acrobat, Microsoft Windows applications including word, excel and access. Knowledgeable in customer service experience, Able to communicate effectively, professional, efficient, accurate and well organized while handling a variety of duties.

REFERENCES: Dr. Bishop Knox 601-***-****) Jackson Public Schools “Student Services Director”

Dr. Trudy Shepherd 601-***-****) Jackson Public Schools “Assistant Principal”

Helen Frazier 601-***-****) Jackson Public Schools “Coordinator”

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