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Atlanta, GA
Posted:
March 30, 2021

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JORDAN T. RICHARDSON, ESQ.

*** ******* ******, *******, ** 38111 423-***-**** adlafp@r.postjobfree.com www.linkedin.com/in/jordan-richardson-051614 EXPERIENCE

OATH LAW - MEMPHIS, TN

Estate Planning Attorney, March 2020- Present

- Drafted and executed estate planning documents, including trusts, wills, and other ancillary documents.

- Created Limited Liability Companies to maximize asset protection.

- Maintained client load of 15-30 new clients per month.

- Managed Memphis office and personnel.

- Conducted workshops within Memphis Metropolitan Area to educate the community about estate planning. THE UNIVERSITY OF MEMPHIS CECIL C. HUMPHREYS SCHOOL OF LAW - MEMPHIS, TN Graduate Research Assistant for Professor Kathryn Ramsey, Clinical Professor of Law May 2019- August 2019

- Worked alongside Tennessee Justice Center to resolve TennCare and Medicare needs for clients.

- Maintained casework for 20-30 clients that the MLP clinic is responsible for during the summer semester.

- Prepped for Individualized Education Plan [“IEP”] meetings at Shelby County Schools.

- Performed legal research to be used in published law review article. MEMPHIS CHiLD: METHODIST LEBONHEUR MEDICAL-LEGAL PARTNERSHIP - MEMPHIS, TN Extern for University of Memphis Medical-Legal Partnership Clinic May 2019- July 2019

- Conducted conservatorship hearing in Shelby County Probate Court before the Honorable Judge Gomes.

- Coordinated with doctors and staff at LeBonheur Children’s Hospital to attain necessary information for clients.

- Attended IEP meetings in Shelby County, Germantown, and Tipton County school systems.

- Prepared and researched for administrative law hearings regarding TennCare eligibility. MEMPHIS CHiLD: METHODIST LEBONHEUR MEDICAL-LEGAL PARTNERSHIP - MEMPHIS, TN Student attorney for University of Memphis Medical-Legal Partnership Clinic August 2018- December 2018

- Granted limited license to practice by the Supreme Court of the State of Tennessee.

- Conducted client interviews in cases involving healthcare and educational resources.

- Presented lecture on Education Law to incoming resident doctors at UTHSC orientation.

- Performed legal research regarding the current climate in education and health law.

- Drafted interoffice research memos for attorneys and resident doctors.

- Conducted rounds sessions with resident doctors concerning current issues in health and education law. LEXISNEXIS - MEMPHIS, TN

Campus Representative May 2017-May 2019

- Assisted students and faculty with legal research in individual and group learning settings.

- Helped to grow product use and acceptance amongst students and faculty.

- Worked with team ranked nationally among all law schools in student and faculty reach.

- Reached growth quotas for product use and preferability on campus during every semester. MEMPHIS AREA LEGAL SERVICES - MEMPHIS, TN

Legal extern with Partnership for Educational Advocacy and Parity May 2017-July 2017

- Drafted article about Free Appropriate Public Education presented to Special Education & Juvenile Justice Task Force in Nashville.

- Drafted demand letters, interoffice research memos, and requests for admissions.

- Performed legal research and prepared memos regarding property law, disaster relief, Shelby County Schools, IEP meetings, special education, insurance, personal injury, and debt collections.

- Conducted client interviews in special education cases involving IEP meetings, and consumer law cases. PEAK INSURANCE - JOHNSON CITY, TN

Insurance Consultant August 2014- May 2016

- Received Rookie of the Year for most outstanding new agent from Crestpoint Health Insurance in 2015.

- Ranked Third in New Business Production for Peak Insurance agency in the year 2015.

- Participated as member of local chapter of NAIFA (National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors).

- Grew and maintained a book of business that required communication with insurance companies, clients, and state agencies.

EAST TENNESSEE STATE UNIVERSITY - JOHNSON CITY, TN Front Desk Receptionist August 2010- May 2012

- Entered information into Excel spreadsheets, and performed basic office management tasks.

- Answered phone calls and delivered important messages to Scholarship office.

- Filed documents with personal and highly confidential information. THE FIREHOUSE RESTAURANT - JOHNSON CITY, TN

Server, Manager, Line Cook, Caterer, Hospitality January 2009- January 2015

- Managed catering events of over five hundred guests for corporate and social events.

- Conducted daily restaurant operations, including opening and closing of restaurant.

- Received Employee of the Month Award at The Firehouse Restaurant for excellent service and teamwork. YOUNG LIFE - JOHNSON CITY, TN

Volunteer Leader/ Student Staff May 2010- May 2016

- Assisted in securing donorship money and growing local involvement.

- Volunteered as a ministry leader at area High School (Science Hill High School).

- Led team of twelve college students and adults through year-long ministry efforts. EDUCATION

UNIVERSITY OF MEMPHIS CECIL C. HUMPHREY SCHOOL OF LAW- MEMPHIS, TN Juris Doctor, August 2019

- CALI Award for excellence in Medical Legal Partnership Clinic.

- President of Memphis student chapter of Christian Legal Society.

- Member of American Bar Association for Law Students. EAST TENNESSEE STATE UNIVERSITY- JOHNSON CITY, TN

Bachelor of Arts, History, August 2014

- Recipient of Academic Performance Scholarship.

- Recipient of Dean’s List honor.

PROFESSIONAL LICENSES AND CERTIFICATIONS

LICENSE TO PRACTICE LAW - TENNESSEE

May 2020

TENNESSEE NOTARY PUBLIC

July 2020



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