ALLEGRA JACOBY, J.D.
Creighton University School of Law, Omaha, NE
Juris Doctor: May 2014
Relevant Coursework: Contracts I & II, Business Associations, Professional Responsibility, Legal Writing I& II, Mediation Process, Alternate Dispute Resolution, Employee Benefits, Employment Law, Trademarks Law, Copyright Law
Activities: Asian Law Students Association, Phi Alpha Delta Law Fraternity, International Law Society
University of Texas at Arlington, Arlington, TX
Bachelor of Arts, English, Minor in Business Administration and History: May 2011
Summa *** Laude with a 3.957 GPA
Social Media Specialist/Representative
LexisNexis / April 2012 to May 2014
Expanded the LexisNexis presence at the law school through online assistance, interaction, and community outreach to students and faculty. Established a clear preference in the student body for Lexis over its competitors within the first year. Organized and presented research training seminars for students.
Communications and Social Media Assistant
Creighton University School of Law / August 2013 to January 2014
Planned and developed Creighton School of Law’s social media presence both within the law school and to the community. Managed social media campaigns on Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter and Youtube. Assisted with the creation of the law school’s new website design and content. Revised and produced web templates. Devised and implemented action plans for meeting website deadlines.
Reinsch, Slattery, Bear, & Minahan / May 2012 to December 2012
Researched case law and statutes. Drafted and reviewed business contracts. Participated in client meetings, counseling and negotiations. Wrote memorandums, briefs, and divorce decrees to be submitted to the court.
Writing Center Tutor
University of Texas at Arlington / Jan. 2011 to August 2011
Provided writing skills tutoring for Undergraduate and Graduate Students, with a focus on proper citation, building logical arguments, and research skills.
Mediation/Alternate Dispute Resolution trained
Contract drafting and review
Business formation and planning
Skilled in negotiations, employment law and intellectual property law
Highly experienced in both academic and legal writing
Social Media strategy and marketing
LexisNexis Professional Research Certified
Microsoft Office and Web Design skills
Received the Outstanding Oralist Award in Moot Court
Chosen as volunteer judicial law clerk for Douglas County Court
Received an outstanding academic achievement award from the Department of English
University Scholar at University of Texas at Arlington, top 1 percent of class
Dean’s List – entire undergraduate career
German Award for Spring 2009 and 2011, received German Proficiency Certificate
Member of The National Society of Collegiate Scholars
Member of Alpha Lambda Delta Honors Society