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Paralegal Real Estate

Location:
Honolulu, HI
Posted:
October 17, 2018

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MARY J. S. PEDDIE

808-***-****

ac7eyt@r.postjobfree.com

SUMMARY OF EXPERIENCE AND SKILLS SETS:

Experienced motivated Paralegal

Possess excellent communication and writing skills

Highly motivated team player

Proficient in Microsoft Word, Access, Excel and PowerPoint

WORK EXPERIENCE:

Scot C. Arakaki AAL LLLC, Honolulu, HI 01/2017 to present

Paralegal

Independently managed substantial Summary Possession cases for inception of case to trial or eviction in Honolulu District Court and First Circuit Court

Prepared all legal documents

Badger Arakaki LLLC, Honolulu, HI 04/2013 to 12/2016

Paralegal

Trained paralegals interns and entry level paralegals

Supported all aspects of the firm’s legal practice of corporate, commercial and residential landlord/tenant actions

Real estate business and commercial and residential construction defect actions

Revere & Associates, LLLC, Kailua, HI 06/2012 to 01/2013

Paralegal

Streamlined workload for 5 attorneys in real estate practice filing substantive motions in

complex construction litigation cases and condominium association litigation with short deadlines

Ashford & Wriston, Honolulu, HI 12/2009 to 06/2010

Legal Secretary

Integrated and supported firm’s computer system, procedures, and protocol in family law department

City and County of Honolulu, HI (Corporate Counsel) 04/2009 to 10/2009

Paralegal

Scheduled witness meetings with city officials in preparation for trial

Coordinated and organized litigation cases

Robert Half International/Office Team Hawaii, Honolulu, HI 06/2008 to 06/2012

Temporarily assisted firms in administrative and paralegal duties

Char Sakamoto Ishii Lum & Ching, Honolulu, HI 06/2000 to 12/2007

Paralegal

Wrote worker’s compensation appellate briefs

Education:

University of Southern California

B.A. Sociology

University of Phoenix

M.A. Health Administration

Professional Affiliations:

National Federation of Paralegal Association (NFPA) 1993 to Present

Hawaii Paralegal Association (HPA) present

HPA Secretary (2015) HPA Vice-President/Secretary (2014)

HPA President (1993/2003)

National Notary Association (NNA) 2011 to present

Community Affiliations:

Board Member, Secretary, Kapanoe AOAO, Island Classics 2005-2017

Certified/Licensed Foster Parent, Hale Kipa Youth Services, Inc. (1999 to 2015)

Board Member, Secretary, Kahaluu Neighborhood board (2001 -2004)

Board Member, Hawaiian Scottish Association (Non-Profit, 501 (c) (3) organization (HSA) 2000-2014

2nd Vice-President/Director of Operations 2001; Director of Operations 2007-2014

Grant Writer 2007-2012; Secretary 2004-2007; Treasurer 2003 to 2004

Awards:

Career Achievement Award, 2015

(Voted by the Kapiolani Community College Paralegal Program, Founding Director,

Current Executive Director and one Paralegal chosen from the Hawaii Paralegal Association)



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