Aida Navarro

Freelance Flyer Designer & Blog Writer

Location:California, United States
2 Skills

Strong oral and written communication skills. Detail oriented; adherence to deadlines and budgets. Skilled in office management and client relations. Experienced in scheduling, preparing for and assisting with depositions, legal discovery and other court administrative duties, as well as organizing files. Ability to exercise independent judgment and decision making abilities and high level of confidentiality. Fluent in Spanish.

Independent Contractor, August 2003 to present
Paralegal (Law Offices of Sylvia Lopez)
• Prepare Personal Injury Complaints
• Draft discovery, including responses thereto
• Prepare demand letters and demand packages to insurance carriers
• Draft legal memoranda as needed

Alliance Against Family Violence (Bethany Services) Dec 2007 – April 2010
Supervisor / Program Development Coordinator
• Development and implementation of staff training
• Ensuring compliance with procedures and policies
• Responsible for arrangements, planning, marketing, and evaluation for programs
• Produced reports and conducted program evaluations
• Media contact-radio talk shows and television interviews
• Conducted trainings and presentations to and for other community organizations

Law Offices of Jennifer C. Floyd, May 2001 – Dec 2003
Administrative Assistant / Legal Assistant
• Provided administrative support to attorney, with the ability to improvise and improve current procedures and meet client needs
• Maintained other firm financial and data files
• Maintained client files, including correspondence, medical records, accident reports, photographs, etc.
• Prepared client files for demand to insurance carriers
• Facilitated property damage settlements between clients and insurance carrier
• Performed client intakes
• Interpreted during attorney / client meetings and court proceedings, as needed
• Translated correspondence and other documents, as needed
• Developed and maintained relationship with various medical, attorney and court offices

Law Offices of Rodriguez and Floyd, Feb. 1999 to Aug. 2000
Legal Secretary
• Provided support to other legal staff and office manager
• Maintained and updated legal library
• Interpreted during attorney / client meetings and court proceedings, as needed
• Translated correspondence and other documents as needed

K. County Bar Association, March 1998 – Feb. 1999
Lawyer Referral Service Program Coordinator
• Provided information and referral to callers
• Maintained ongoing communication between attorneys and clients from point of referral to case settlement
• Maintained computerized files using referral specific software
• Prepared monthly reports for board meetings

Greater Legal Assistance, Sept. 1993 – March 1998
Paralegal/Volunteer Attorney Program Coordinator
• Performed client intakes and provided advice and referrals to other community agencies, as needed
• Reported directly to supervising attorney for client representation and advice on more complex cases
• Conducted weekly DVTRO (Domestic Violence Retraining Order) Clinics
• Conducted weekly Unlawful Detainer (Eviction) Clinic
• Responsible for recruiting volunteer attorneys and organizing training seminars
• Outreach to farm-worker communities
• Worked directly with attorney to conduct weekly radio talk program (Radio Campesina) providing variety of legal information
• Collaborated with other community agencies to optimize services provided to client community
• Conducted presentations to groups and agencies regarding services provided/available to client community


B.A., Business Administration pending Fall 2011, Devry University
Skills (2) Rating
Flyer Design
Blog Writing