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Assistant Legal

Location:
Plainfield, NJ
Salary:
$16.00
Posted:
September 25, 2020

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Teanna G. Johnson

973-***-**** adgd93@r.postjobfree.com

Education Montclair State University BA

Bachelor of Arts in Jurisprudence, Law, and Society, minor in Child Advocacy and Policy and Leadership through Civic Engagement

Legal Work Experience

Legal Intern: The Office of Stephen Berowitz, Nutley, NJ January 2020- March 2020

●Assisted with daily functions of the law firm such as scheduling appointments, filing case material, etc.

●Completed legal research in connection to litigation matters

●Drafted interrogatories and digested depositions for litigation matters

●Conducted meetings with/interviewed clientele

EOF Pre-Law Society Student Intern: Montclair State University Montclair, NJ September 2019- May 2020

●Assisting in the development, planning and implementation of programming initiatives for the EOF Pre - Law Society.

●Facilitated workshops on topics, resources and professional development opportunities pertaining to the field of law and the law school process

● Met weekly with Pre- Law Students to assist in academic assignments

●Assisted to create the EOF Pre- Law Society curriculum

●To collaborate and partner with on-campus and off- campus resources to provide greater opportunities for Pre-Law Society members

Newark Youth Court College Intern: Newark Municipal Court Newark, NJ September 2018-December 2018

●Directly oversee case preparation in the court room

●Directly supervise a student staff of 20-25 Newark Youth Court members in court proceedings.

●Plan, facilitate, and supervise workshops which align with the restorative behavior such as time management, goal setting, decision making, etc.

●Conduct Professional Development Workshops for members that are rising seniors in high school.

●Manage Case file and achieving court attendance retention to assist in successfully closed cases.

●Plan and Facilitated Special Events for Newark Youth Court members and staff

The Summer Institute for Pre-Legal Studies: Seton Hall School of Law Newark, NJ May-July 2018

●Completed the six-week intense pre-legal studies program that reflects one semester of law school.

●Participated in a Mock Trail judged by current law student, practicing attorneys, and judges.

●Completed courses such as Legal Principles I (Contracts), Legal Principles II (Criminal Law), Legal Writing, Oral Advocacy, and Legal Language Skills taught by law school faculty, judges and practicing attorneys.

●Completed an Appellate Brief using 300 pages of case and textual material.

Work Experience

Child Care Counselor: Bonnie Brae School, Basking Ridge, NJ May 2020 - Present

●Providing supervision, counseling, behavior management and monitoring the basic needs of the boys who live in cottages on campus.

●Working with the interdisciplinary treatment team to develop individual treatment plans which guide the my interactions with each resident.

●Leading resident group meetings, coordinating recreation activities and family involvement, and providing a supportive living environment for youth in care.

Resident Assistant: Office of Residence Life, Montclair State University Montclair, NJ 2018- 2019

●Engage daily with the residents of Montclair State University and their guest

●Provide a welcoming and safe community to Montclair State residents that allowed them to comfortable complete their academic goals

●Assisting residents in properly sign in to their rooms for the academic year

●Conducting Health and Safety Inspections once a month to ensure the safety of the community

●Completing Work Orders that will allow Montclair States Facility workers to maintenance the living community.

Desk Attendant: George Segal Gallery, Montclair State University Montclair, NJ 2017- Present

●Welcoming and Interact with the Gallery visitors for each exhibit

●Informing the guest of Gallery of the rules and policies to ensure the quality of the exhibit

●Supervise the Gallery visitors while they view the art and the operation of receptions

●Answer and direct phone calls taking detailed messages when necessary

Internship

Summer Assistant: United Airlines, Newark International Airport Newark, NJ May- August 2017

●Assisting airline ticket agents with checking and tagging customer bags at the plane gate.

●Escorting up to twenty unaccompanied minors onto the plane of international flights.

●Escorting unaccompanied minors to their parents and retrieving baggage.

●Completing the check in and required paperwork of unaccompanied minors that will depart the Newark International Airport.



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