Patricia Hooper

Freelance Paralegal & Legal Translator

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Location:Saint Joseph, Missouri, United States
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PATRICIA HOOPER trishhooper@yahoo.com | 573-424-2951

EDUCATION
Washington University School of Law, St Louis, MO May 2020
Master of Science in Legal Studies

Missouri Western State University, St Joseph, MO
Bachelor of Science | Major: Criminal Justice and Corrections | Minor: Legal Studies/Paralegal Certificate

Missouri Western State University and the Southern Institute of Forensic Science, St Joseph, MO
Certificate of Completion for Human Remains | Certificate of Completion for Arson and Explosion Investigation

Notary Public for Buchanan County Missouri

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE
Contact Representative, Accounts Management | US Dept of the Treasury November 2014 – June 2017
Internal Revenue Service | Kansas City, MO
• Provide technical assistance to individuals and/or businesses primarily through telephone interaction in a dynamic call center environment, and/or face-to-face contact
• Address wide range of issues/problems that require unique solutions
• Apply the tax code to assist taxpayers in understanding and meeting their tax responsibilities
• Secure, analyze and protect sensitive personal and financial information
• Make determinations and sound judgment calls to resolve taxpayer disputes and delinquency issues
• Develop, analyze and evaluate computerized records by accessing multiple online/database systems

Paralegal Intern June 2012 – August 2012
LAW OFFICES OF JAMES A NADOLSKI PC | ¬St. Joseph, MO
• Performed legal research, prepared legal documents, and proceedings, filed, appeared in court with attorneys and performed errands to the court to file papers and pay fines for clients, and performed routine office tasks

Medicaid Scheduler August 2001 – May 2003
OATS, INC | Columbia, MO
• Operated AS 400 database, setting different trips up for bids using MS Excel, data entry, filing, performed call backs to member regarding transportation arrangements to appointments and answering of phones

Office Temp | UNIVERSITY OF MISSOURI/SOS STAFFING | Columbia, MO

Legal Secretary | LAW OFFICES OF KYLER BROADUS | Columbia, MO

Youth Specialists II | MARION COUNTY 10TH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT COURT JUVENILE JUSTICE | Hannibal, MO
• Supervised juvenile offenders and oversaw intake of homeless, dependent, and neglected (HDN) juvenile offenders

ACTIVITIES AND HONORS
Alpha Omega Member
¬Delta Phi Upsilon Member
¬College Republicans Member
¬Alpha Delta Alpha Honor Society Member
¬Legal Studies Association Member
¬Dean’s Honor List
Skills (2) Rating
Paralegal
Legal Translation