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Assistant Legal

Jamaica, New York, United States
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March 08, 2019

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Legal professional with experience in Civil litigation, bankruptcy, case management, legal research and writing, accounting, financial analysis and management. Archiving and general office duties. Human resources. Customers services Paralegal Diploma. New York State Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA).Strong leadership with the ability to motivate people, serve others and create a positive team environment. Excellent problem solving on the spot, Organizational, and computer skills.


Human Resources Asst. Manager; Int’l Businesses 0 3/ 17- to present

• Meet and greet guests, Hiring, Intake of new employees, Orientation, Time cards and sheets, prepared work

schedules, general office duties, meetings at various managerial levels and all

additional duties as assigned .

• Legal Asst. / Office Manager: Perano & Rizzo. Esqs. L.L.P N.Y. 2/11-9/17

• Intake of information and preparation of various kinds of documents for bankruptcies. •

· Voluntary petition schedule, declaration of debtor's schedule, Statements of Financial affairs. Exhibits chapter 7.11 &13

• Individual debtor's statements of intentions, disclosure of compensation for Attorney, for debtors.

• Verifications of creditors matrix and filing same at the various courts, calendar call, meeting with creditors and home visits and court appearances. Arrange payments with creditors and debtors.

• Legal Assistant: New York Council on Adoptable Children Non -Profit Organization 03/99- 04/11

• Serves the five borough of New York City.

• Several court appearance's for and on behalf of Staff Attorney and represent clients in open court and chambers successful

• Accompanied Family Care Coordinators on client visits.

• Prepared designation forms and confidential letter for signature from HIV / AIDS clients

• Prepared and tried standby guardianship petitions / placed same on calendar and answer calendar calls, court appearances. In the five boroughs of the State of New York Intervened with Administration for Children

• Services (ACS) representatives and foster care officials when necessary, Successfully represented clients in and out of courts.

• A.G Clerk State of New York Attorney General’s Office. Albany N. Y.

• Court‘s appearances file legal documents at various courts in the state of New York.

• Represent the Jurisdiction of the Attorney’s General office for the State of New York

• High Level Legal proceedings for the Attorney’s General office. Etc.

• Para legal/ Legal Assistant; Michael G. Rosenberg, Brooklyn 11/97- 5/01

• Responsible for over 175 individual files/interviewed clients and intake of information from (plaintiff’s, and defendants' insurance companies). Medical reports from Doctors and hospitals into (SAGA) system.

• Updated calendar for discoveries, date for trials and date for settlements from insurance companies.

• Prepared demand letters. Represented clients in small claims courts.

• Legal Assistant; Wallace Law Registry (General Electric & Lock heed & Martin etc.) Temporary Assignments 02/95 - 09/96

• Prepared legal memorandum.

• Performed legal research using Lexis, Nexis &Westlaw, file management.


Skyline College BSc. San Mateo C A. Math GPA + 4.0: 01/2006


Proficient in Lexis and Nexis, West Law, Words Processing, (SAGA Personal Injury

Software) Bankruptcy, Excel Queens College: Georgetown, Guyana SA 7/73

• Major - General Certificate of Education (GCE), London England. Math, British Constitution, History, English Literature, Economics and Social Science Studies.-


• Diploma in Business Administration: 6/1999

CITY UNIVERSITYOF NEW YORK (CUNY) New York CUNY Law School. Studies in various areas of law: Criminal Law and Justice: Legal research &

Writing, Civil Litigation, Wills Trust &Estates, Business Corporation law, real Estate law and contracts

• QUEENS BOROUGH COMMUNITY COLLEGE Associate degree in Criminal Justice, Political Science, Psychology and Spanish

Diploma in Paralegal Studies: Certified Paralegal New York Paralegal

School. New York. N.Y. 1996

Paralegal/Litigation Specialist Assistant: Studies in various areas of law: Legal

research & Writing, Civil Litigation, Criminal Law, Wills Trust &Estates, Business

Corporation law, real Estate law and contracts.

Paralegal/Faculty of Law in General: San Francisco State University (SFSU) CA., words and Power point. Software. Power point M.S.

CD ROM, Words for windows, Microsoft 2010

Languages: Fluent in Spanish Creole and West Indian and Caribbean dialect.

Licenses: Process server and Notary Public, N.Y., N.J, G.A, C.A.CNA Licenses by

the State of New York.

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