Melissa Edwards

Freelance Paralegal & Salesperson

Location:Gloucester, Virginia, United States
2 Skills
Melissa A. Edwards
211 Jackson Farm Lane
Deltaville, Virginia 23043
(804) 776-0041(Home)
(804) 832-4252 (Cell)

Career Objective Obtain a challenging administrative career in the law field with the utilization of obtained executive and professional expertise.

Professional Background:

1992–1993 Spotswood Law Offices Gloucester, VA
Legal Assistant
Assisting Mr. Spotswood in a variety of matters such as real estate, estate planning and litigation matters. This was part time employment.

1993-1995 Byron Adams, Esq. Newport News, VA
Legal Assistant
Personal injury litigation and workers compensation claims.

1995–1999 Richard L. West, P.C. Gloucester, VA
Paralegal Office Manager
Litigation, real estate litigation and closings, personal injury, domestic law and criminal law. Supervise secretarial staff and student interns from Rappahannock Community College paralegal program. Research.

2000-2005 William E. Johnson, P.C. Mathews, VA
Paralegal Office Manager
Civil and criminal litigation, Real Estate, title insurance agent. All aspects of a real estate transaction, including post closing, title underwriting and at table closer. Performed a variety of legal research. Supervise secretarial staff.
2006 to present Freelance Paralegal for William E. Johnson


1995-1998 Bryant and Stratton College Newport News, VA
Associate Degree in Paralegal Studies.

Extra Curricular Activities:

Committee Chair - American Cancer Society Relay for Life of Gloucester 2010 to Present


Title Insurance Agent- Currently appointed through Old Republic Title Insurance Company

Realtor 2006- Present

Virginia Notary Public, Westlaw Certification
Skills (2) Rating