Summary of Goal
To obtain a position as a Freelance Paralegal to contribute in delivering quality legal services to its clients by utilizing skills and expertise.
Paralegal Certificate Program
Blackstone Career Institute 2014
Associate Degree in Business Administration
Franklin University in the year 2012
Paralegal Association of Central Ohio, The Legal Aid Society, and Associate Member of Columbus Bar Association
Pro Bono Legal Skills
The Brief Advice Legal Clinic
Conduct client interviews for intake and discovery.
Research case law for a variety of motions.
Worked closely with clients to gather and organize supporting data.
Organize and maintain client records and case files.
Refer clients to government agencies.
Immigration Paralegal, May 2014 - Present
Princeton Immigration Law Firm, Princeton, NJ
Prepared a wide range of immigration documents, including H1-B Visa petitions, N-400, I-130, and K1 Visas.
Assisted in the preparation, documentation and filing of non-immigrant and immigrant visa applications.
Drafted correspondence to agencies and clients, using technology for document assembly.
Draft motions, petitions, and affidavits.
Prepared forms and wrote supporting argumentation.
Nursing Assistant, October 2006 - May 2014
Eastland Healthcare & Rehabilitation Center, Columbus, Ohio
Training new employees on health documentation.
Handled responsibilities of assisting in medical records.
Excellent conflict resolution and customer service skills.
Patient care skills and health data base charting.
My computer skills include; MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint, LexisNexis, Westlaw, and Internet Research.