TinaMarie Brizendine Hernandez, Paralegal
My objective is to secure employment that allows me to enjoy using my knowledge and skills while ensuring the employer and client’s best interest.
2011 Kaplan University
Council Bluffs, IA
Associates - Interdisciplinary Studies
- Paralegal Studies
- Business Administration
- 3.8 GPA
2006 MDS & Associates,
West Covina, CA
Immigration Specialist Certificate
- Family Based Immigration Law
- 4.0 GPA
2017 to Present
Prepare US immigration petitions for submittal to local, federal, and international agencies, then follow through to completion and/or receipt of desired immigration benefit for attorneys in Texas, Florida and Alabama, in person and remotely. Train legal staff in petition preparation.
4/2016 to 10/2019
Prepare legal documents and prepare personal injury cases for trial under the direct supervision of Attorneys, interpret as needed.
2008 to 2016
Worked for various attorneys in Omaha, Nebraska preparing US immigration petitions for submittal to local, federal, and international agencies, then follow through to completion and/or receipt of desired immigration benefit.
Bilingual Customer Service Representative (CSR) – Interpret/Translate for Employer/Clients
7/15 to 2/16 Applied Underwriters, Workman’s Compensation Intake
1/14 to 3/14 One World Community Health Center, (CAC)
Certified Application Specialist
10/09 to 6/11 Blue Cross Blue Shield of NE, Interpret Healthcare
KEY SKILLS —
Computer Proficient; Internet, QuickBooks, Microsoft Office: Word, Excel, Publisher, Outlook, PowerPoint, CLIO, PC Law, IDS Law, INS Zoom, My Case, CLIO, Docket Wise…
I love to stay busy!
Business Accounting, Inventory Management, Benefits Administration, HIPAA Confidentiality Law, Knowledge of Health Care Reform, Personal/Interpersonal Communication, Effective Knowledge of Hiring Laws, Multi-Tasking, Strong Analytical & Problem-Solving Skills, Detail-Oriented
I have never had an immigration petition/waiver (I-601, I-601a, or I-212) denied; out of more than the 100 I have submitted to the DHS/USCIS for approval since 2011.
Available Upon Request