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Paralegal Legal

Location:
Brookline, Massachusetts, United States
Posted:
January 29, 2019

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Linda M Baldwin

ac8bwr@r.postjobfree.com

774-***-****

Lynn, MA 01904

HIGHLIGHTS OF QUALIFICATIONS

• Keen business and legal knowledge, excellent communication skills, and the ability

to work under pressure.

• Proficient in legal research, analysis, documentation review and legal drafting.

• Adapt quickly to new environments and thrive on multiple tasks.

• Monitor and report invention disclosures and review contract agreements.

EXPERIENCE:

Compliance Specialist-Winter Wyman

Client: Dana Farber -Brookline, MA

September 2018 to present

Update and monitor the government reporting system and various contract, domestic and foreign patent filings and licensing agreements. Interact with office of General Counsel, Finance, Grants and Contracts departments as well as external entities to ensure compliance.

Document Reviewer and Contract Specialist-Hire Counsel

Client: Foley Hoag - Boston, October 2017 to August 2018

Reviewed and examined IP documents for relevance, responsiveness, privilege and

confidentiality in a complex patent law suit involving foreign and domestic corporations. Additional responsibilities include researching, summarizing, highlighting, charting and collecting documents and/or information that pertain to the issues in suit for trial and preparing both privilege and redaction logs

Document Reviewer and Contract Specialist

Beacon Hill Staffing Group

November 2016 to August 2017

Reviewed and analyzed documents for discovery in a large complex anti-trust health

insurance and Intellectual Property case using Relativity and CV-6 platforms.

Documents which included emails, contracts, spreadsheets and other financial data and

reports. Identified issues applicable to the litigation in addition to reviewing for

relevancy, responsiveness, attorney- client privilege, confidentiality, and

performing redactions pursuant to HIPAA and other sensitive and/or proprietary

information including work product and mental impressions, patent infringement,

trademark and trade secret protection.

Various contract assignments:

April 2016 to October 2016: Contract Immigration Paralegal-Fragomen, Boston, MA and

Contract Corporate Paralegal-Mintz Levin, Boston, MA

Contract Corporate Paralegal

Securities and Exchange Commission

February 2016 to April 2016

Compiled, prepared, and summarized relevant materials and drafted and negotiated

contracts for use by attorneys in discovery and in preparation of motions, briefs and other legal documents; summarized depositions and other transcripts; maintains case

files; perform legal research; indexes, track and control document discovery

(including documents produced and received in discovery); indexed, tracked, and

controlled.

Contract Team lead-various clients

Merrill Corporation-Boston, MA

February 2015 to January 2016

Staff Attorney

Committee for Public Counsel Service - Boston, MA

November 2005 to November 2011

Reported directly to Director, conducted financial audits and reviews of private

counsel billings and services and prepared in-depth disposition recommendations for

the Committee as well as representing a few indigent clients for State of Mass.

Associate Attorney - Civil Litigation

Sears, Brickley & Sorett - Boston, MA May 2004

to May 2005

Director of Finance and Administration for Public Safety

Commonwealth of Massachusetts - Boston, MA

1989 to 1996

EDUCATION:

Juris Doctor

New England School of Law - Boston, MA

December 2003

Internships at Suffolk County Superior Court for Judge

Spurlock and for Mass Appellate Tax Board working for

Professor Schiaraffa

Paralegal Certificate and internship at Douglas County

Courthouse outside of Denver, Colorado-1996

Master of Business Administration in law in law

Northeastern University

Boston, MA 2002

Bachelor of Arts in Sociology

University of Massachusetts - Amherst, MA



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