Aimee Parker Venable
Columbus, GA 31904
To bring to your firm enthusiasm, dedication, responsibility, and good work ethic, combined with a desire to utilize my skills obtained through my legal expertise, due diligence and experience in the legal, mortgage, customer service, bookkeeping and title and escrow industries in the following areas:
•Understanding, knowledge and confidence in the legal fields,not limited to but consisting of Real Estate Law, Probate and Wills, Commercial and Residential Closings, and Corporate Formations
•Asset and Risk Management
•Accounting and Bookkeeping
•Analytical, detail oriented w strong problem resolution skills
•Maintain excellent interpersonal communication, time management and team building skills
•Liaison between clients, realtors, lenders, sales personnel, 3rd party vendors, and credit or relocation departments
• Drafting of legal documents for each field listed
I have vast experience in the following areas:
• All aspects of Commercial and Residential Real Estate Closing
• All aspects of Probate and Will Matters
• Corporate Resolutions, minutes and formations of Corporations in Corporate Law
• Drafting and Filing of UCC, Scriveners Affadavits, and all other legal documents necessary
Auditing and closing FHA/ VA, Conventional and Sub Prime loans, Reverse Mortgages
Foreclosures, REO, and Short sale closings in a professional and timely manner
Processing and closing commercial and residential escrows and lender closings
Proficient in WINDOWS, WORD, EXCEL, QUICKBOOKS, PEACHTREE, LANTECH, AIM,
Bookkeeping, balancing and recon banking for office along with payroll and clerical duties
Public Relation duties for the company. Excellent representation and networking for the
company to attain new clients through luncheons, holding closing seminars and attending
corporate and community functions on behalf of the company
Current State of Georgia, Muscogee County Notary Public with expiration of 08/10/2021
Willingness to travel or relocate if beneficial to the company or personally
Bachelor of Science Business Management, Middle Tennessee State University, Murfreesboro, TN 1998
Marion County High School Honors Diploma, Jasper TN 1993
April 2016 to Present Meacham & Earley, P.C. Columbus, GA
Paralegal to Karen M Earley
Performed all aspects of real estate closings both commercial and residential, multifamily, apartment buildings, builders (both construction and construction to perm loans and mobile home parks incompliance with Georgia state rules and regulations, ordered title, drafted commitments for Chicago Title and First America, cleared the title with necessary documents to be able to transfer a free and clear title, ordered and obtained approval over the limit policies, recon of Title Company records monthly, order estopps and payoffs, drafted all deeds and documents and affidavits necessary, compiled Closing Disclosures, Alta Statements and HUD-1 statements and obtained approval for closing, set appointments on Calendar, drafted QC Deeds, remained in constant contact with lenders, realtors and buyers and sellers to provide a smooth informative closing at the table, witnessed and notarized closings, obtained lender approval to disburse funds and disbursed funds as per the closing instructions to the lender, wrote the final title policy for the closings, filed all paperwork with the local courts, and returned the Deeds to the owners of the new property. Assisted in the Probate and Wills division by meeting with the clients for the pre interview at the table for the wills and probate and drafted documents for the wills and Probate, proofread and gave to the attorney to finalize with client. Worked with the Secretary of the State in Georgia and Alabama and informed customers of the legalities and differences of each business entity. Drafted yearly minutes and filing of all the paperwork, drafted dissolution of Corporations and kept calendar of present clients to file yearly on the renewal of the corporations.
October 2008 to March 2010 Milligan Reynolds Guaranty Title Agency, Inc. Chattanooga, TN
Contract Closings and assisting on an as needed basis
Feb 2004 to October 2008 Milligan Reynolds Guaranty Title Agency, Inc. Chattanooga TN
Performed real estate closings both residential and commercial, balanced escrow accounts, signed escrow checks, responsible for all making and taking of the branch deposits, ordered all Quit Claim Deeds, responsible for branch petty cash, resolved all branch customer issues, began working and personally assisting with attorney at main branch and working all files to completion high dollar confidential commercial closings, was in charge of all company public relations such as luncheons, assembling and conducting training for realtors, welcoming and attaining new lenders and vendors.
March 2003 to Feb 2004 Olsten Staffing Service assigned to Milligan Reynolds Guaranty Title Agency, Inc.
Receptionist/ Escrow Assistant
Began as receptionist answering phones, greeting clients and general clerical duties, within 3 weeks I went to management and inquired on more duties and to learn the business of title insurance and closings. One month later through diligent in office and personal supplemental training, moved into the position of Escrow Assistant. Took files from title report, completed all necessary work and typing of the files and handed completed files to my closer. The duties included preparation of the HUD-1 statement, legal closing documents, scheduling meetings, balancing escrows, satisfying all title and lender requirements, acquiring pest control, home warranty, payoff, any lien releases, etc. to complete closing. Reviewed and satisfied all title commitment requirements, typing any loan documents as per requirements along with any pre and post closing file issues.
April 1997- August 2001 Blue Cross Blue Shield of TN Chattanooga TN
Customer Service Representative/ Team Leader Trainee/ Conflict Resolution Rep
Duties included taking customer calls in regards to insurance benefits and claim questions or issues. Took departmental highest volume of calls with the highest number of resolutions to the calls on a daily and weekly basis. Based on performance was training for team leader position based on work ethic, customer satisfaction, interoffice employee high rankings and numbers on paper at a high level on a consistent basis. Became the department Conflict resolution rep, that took all of the heated calls or calls that requires supervisor status, due to great customer satisfaction, high knowledge of claims and benefit information and able to give the right combination of empathy and employee standards to diffuse all call situations. Received many awards and honors based on performance.
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