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LEGAL ADVISORÂ Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â ADMINISTRATIVE LAW Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â ADOPTION ATTORNEY
Â Career Objective:Â Seeking position as a legal advisor with primary role of making legal determinations, advising clients as well as reviewing agreements or legal documents to secure the clientâ€™s interests.
â€¢Relentless pursuit of excellence, while being thoughtful of colleagues at all levels
â€¢Outstanding arbitration and counseling skills
â€¢Effective and compassionate communication with clients
â€¢Ability to coordinate legal activities & formulate contracts and policy recommendations
â€¢Draft and negotiate complex documents in an expedient manner
Attorney, Private PracticeÂ Â Â Â Â July 2007 â€“ present
â€¢ Provide professional legal assistance, advice and counsel to adoptive parents and birth mothers with respect to legal rights and obligations
â€¢ Research and analyze complex legal questions and issue and prepare confidential legal memoranda, court papers, and briefs for administrative proceedings
â€¢ Advise on the legal status of rights to various clients, the possible legal ramifications of trust, will and probate questions concerning the individualâ€™s rights and obligations
Attorney, General Counsel, 3SG Corporation, Dublin, OhioÂ Â Â Â January 2004 -July 2007
â€¢ Drew up contracts regarding sales, employment and other legal matters
â€¢ Reviewed organizational documents and prepared and examined contracts which involved government smallÂ Â Â business programs.
â€¢ Interfaced with senior management regarding legal questions, and served as advisor to management, responding to a variety of legal questions regarding the interpretation, structuring, impact and documentation of current and proposed business deals.
Staff Attorney, Ohio Department of Aging, Columbus, OhioÂ Â Â January 1995-October 1996
â€¢ Provided administrative support for two attorneys and State Ombudsman
â€¢ Organized continuing legal education seminars
â€¢ Kept current on laws affecting elderly
Capital Law School
Bachelor of Arts degree in Accounting