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Skillful Law Clerk resume

Iris María Caridad Vizcarrondo
Professional Summary
To contribute a solid education in law, along with year of experiences in creative decision making and resolving conflict to a Lawyer or paralegal position with prestigious company Very highly developed capacity for self-direction and simultaneously managing multiple tasks within a law firm environment *Experience in multiple matters related to collective bargaining agreements with labor unions *Experience in working both individually and as a team member within a law firm environment, with a strong focus on achieving the firm's common goals.
Skills
Work History
Instructor 04/2016 to Current
  • Experience in Federal Civil Procedure applied to litigation in the United States District Court for the District of Puerto Rico and the United States Court of Appeals for the First Circuit.
  • Experiences in making and negotiate government contracts.
  • Experiences at the Immigration Court.
Attorney 1 08/2010 to Current
Supervisor
  • Wanda Raices, Esq.
  • 787-721-2900.
  • In charge of handling multiple cases, on behalf of Clients in the areas of:.
  • General Litigation- Floor V.
  • Violation of Civil Rights, Medical Malpractice, Police Brutality,.
  • Accident in the Streets and Highway,.
  • Civil Cases and claims.
  • As part of the Cases I take Depositions, Trial on its Merits,.
  • Conference in advance of trial and Rule 37 of the Civil Procedure,.
  • Attend to Conference named " XXI Conferencia Anual del Ministero Público" September 2010.
  • Legislative and political issue.
  • Responsible for drafting legislation and committee hearing briefs, investigation of social issues.
  • Work with insurance claims.
  • Experience in making, negotiate and with contracts claim.
  • Counseling business unit on municipal and over-the-counter (Puerto Rico securities) trading issues;-Updating business executives and other members of the Puerto Rico Legal and Compliance team on legislative and SEC changes and initiatives.
  • Corporate law.
  • Vizca Law Office - 40 hour or more per week.
Attorney 11/2009 to 08/2010
  • Owner of the Firm.
  • Corporate law.
  • General Services Administration In charge of handling multiple cases, on behalf of Clients in the areas of:.
  • Money Collection Cases.
  • Notary.
  • Appellative Procedures.
  • Family Cases.
  • Civil Cases.
  • Criminal Cases.
  • Experience in insurance claims.
  • Provide legal counsel and transactional advice principally to the Investment Banking, Trust, Retirement and Consulting Services operations.
  • Provide legal counsel on regulatory risk, including ERISA regulatory.
  • Business-Working with bankers and capital markets personnel and outside counsel in conducting issuer due diligence, preparation of transaction documents, including engagement letters, underwriting agreements and offering documents.
  • Experience in making, negotiate and with contracts related to claims, property, bidding, etc.
  • 40 hour or more per week.
Attorney 09/2008 to 11/2009
  • Supervisor: Iris, Martinez Juarbe, Esq.
  • 787-759-7676.
  • In charge of handling multiple cases, on behalf of the agency, arising under collective bargaining agreements with labor unions.
  • Functioning as an examining officer in multiple administrative hearings resulting from complaints filed by union employees; includes presiding over the hearing, receiving evidence and witness testimony, deciding interlocutory procedural and evidentiary matters, evaluating alternative disciplinary measures and drafting of resolutions for the agency administrator's signature.
  • Also functioning as examining officer in labor cases filed by management personnel.
  • Representing the agency in administrative proceedings before the Puerto Rico Department of Justice, the Public Service Labor Relations Commission of the Puerto Rico Department of Labor and Human Resources, the Human Resources Administration System Appellate Commission, the Collective Bargaining Agreement's Appellate Commission, and others.
  • Responsible for conducting legal research on multiple subjects and drafting legal opinions, motions filed in administrative proceedings, answers to interrogatories, sworn statements of witnesses testifying before administrative hearings, and many others.
  • Responsible directly to the agency's administrator and the director of the legal division.
  • Legislative and political issue.
  • Going to legislative process and evaluating the project and resolution.
  • Experience in insurance claims.
  • Significant interaction with senior management and with other corporate functions, including Compliance, Risk and Internal Audit-Drafting and maintenance of policies and procedures for the applicable business units.
  • Corporate law.
  • Investigate the companies who do business with Puerto Rico and evaluate if is according with the corporate law of Puerto Rico.
  • Evaluating the regulation of the government bid.
  • Experience in making, negotiate contract.
  • Experience in contracts regarding claim, property, etc.
  • Berrios & Longo Law Office, PSC - 40 hour or more per week.
Law Clerk 10/2007 to 09/2008
  • Supervisor: Edilberto Berrios Esq.
  • 787-753-0884.
  • Responsible for drafting of claims, counterclaims and motions filed in civil cases in the Court of First Instance and the Court of Appeals of the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, the United States District Court for the District of Puerto Rico and the United States Court of Appeals for the First Circuit.
  • In charge of numerous other procedural tasks, including legal research, drafting of discovery mechanisms, preparation of documentary evidence to be produced to opposing parties, and others.
  • Responsible directly to the firm senior partner.
  • Significant interaction with senior management and with other corporate functions, including Compliance, Risk and Internal Audit-Drafting and maintenance of policies and procedures for the applicable business units.
  • Corporate law.
  • General Services Administration -40 hour or more per week.
Investigator 09/2002 to 09/2004
  • Supervisor: Mirta Fernandez -787-759-7676.
  • Investigate and make reports of corporation and government car accident.
  • Evaluate all documents of the corporation.
  • Evaluate the insurance claims on the car accident and make report to the insurers company.
  • Investigate the companies who do business with Puerto Rico and evaluate if is according with the corporate law of Puerto Rico.
Shabas, S.E. Executive Assistant 03/2002 to 09/2002
Elizabeth Arden of Puerto Rico
Beauty Consultant 12/1999 to 01/2001
  • Immigration Clinic Internship of the Faculty Eugenio Maria de Hostos 20 hours per week/ January to December 2006 Supervisor: Sheila Velez- 787-265-2900.
  • Represent people in criminal trials, as well as in advising clients on legal rights and other legal concerns.
  • Also represent individuals in cases involving disputes regarding immigration issues, an increasingly prominent concern in our society.
Senate of Puerto Rico
  • Case Observers, 135 hours per semester.
Intern 08/2001 to 03/2002
Capitol Office of Sen. Jorge Alberto Ramos Vélez
  • Responsible for drafting legislation and committee hearing briefs, investigation of social issues and research and analysis of information obtained from the Senate of Puerto Rico's library archives.
Office of the Resident Commissioner Washington
  • intern 40 hours, Cordova Congressional Internship Program, at the Washington, D.C.
  • office of Rep.
  • Aníbal Acevedo Vilá - January to May 2001.
  • Responsible for drafting legislation and committee hearing briefs, research and analysis of information obtained from the Library of Congress archives, translation of Spanish documents into the English language, and coordinating and providing tours of Capitol Hill requested by constituents.
Study Program 09/1999 to 05/2002
Inter American University San Juan
  • Data Entry Receptionist, 20 hours per week CONFERENCES.
  • 15th Annual Conference of the Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities - Fall 2001.
  • The First 100 Days of the Presidency Conference, at Washington DC - Spring 2001.
  • Participant Student at the.
National Conferences World Federalist Association
  • Evaluation hearing for a bill at the Council of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention -Spring 2001.
  • Represented the Inter American University as a Student Delegate in the 2002 Summer Institute for Future Global Leaders in the Caribbean.
Education
Juris Doctor: December 2006 Facultad de Derecho Eugenio Maria de Hostos - Graduated Cum Laude 3.38 President of the Eugenio María de Hostos Law School Students Association
Bachelor's Degree: Criminal Justice May 2002 As Student Consul Eugenio María de Hostos Law School Board of Trustees Inter American University - San Juan, PR Criminal Justice Graduated Summa Cum Laude with a final Grade Point Average of 4.00 *Member of the Inter American University Honors Program every semester from Spring 2000 until graduation *Member of the National Dean's List every semester from Spring 2001 until graduation *Winner of the AT&T Award at the 15th Annual Conference of the Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities - Fall 2001 *Golden Key Member of the International Honors Society - Spring 2002 *Obtained the Award for Academic Excellence from the Interamerican University
Languages
Fluent verbal and written communication skills in English and Spanish
Additional Information
  • QUALIFICATIONS *Admitted to practice law in the courts of the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, July 10, 2008 (License Number 18,264) *Admitted to practice as a Notary Public in the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico (License Number 16,938) *Admitted to practice law in the United States Court of Appeals for the First Circuit, July 21,2008 (License Number 1,131,142)
References
REFERENCES *Available upon request.
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Wm. Robert Frantz, Jr
Professional Summary
Passionate trial attorney with excellent persuasion techniques, attention to detail, and the capacity to remain objective and unflappable during court proceedings.
Skills
  • Extensive Trial Experience
  • Examination of Expert Witnesses
  • Legal Writing
  • Personable & Professional
  • Criminal Prosecution & Investigation
  • Negotiation
  • "Zero Maintenance"
  • Efficient researcher
Experience
Assistant District Attorney, 06/2006 to Current
Office of the District Attorney 3. South Penn Square, Philadelphia, PA, 19107
  • Litigated over 60 major felony jury trials from jury selection to verdict
  • Prosecuted hundreds of bench trials in Municipal Court, Family Court, & Court of Common Pleas
  • Managed heavy case loads, frequently in excess of one hundred active cases, from arrest to verdict
  • Wrote and argued motions and briefs
  • Investigated unsolved crimes and criminal organizations
  • Negotiated equitable resolutions to criminal cases
  • Counseled the Philadelphia Police Department on the legality of their actions

Law Clerk, 05/2005 to 06/2006
First Judicial District of Pennsylvania 1301 Filbert Street, Philadelphia, PA, 19107
  • Interpreted laws, rulings, and procedures, and advised the Court accordingly
  • Drafted opinions for filing with the Superior Court of Pennsylvania
  • Analyzed probable outcomes of cases using knowledge of legal precedents
  • Worked with the Court and staff to resolve pre-trial disputes
  • Wrote memoranda and reviewed legal briefs

Education
J.D.: May 2005
Rutgers University School of Law - Camden, NJ

First Year Honors, ​2002

Mary Philbrook Student Public Interest Award, 2004 Honoree

Chief Justice Richard J. Hughes Award, 2005 Honoree

Domestic Violence Project, Volunteer

Bachelor of Arts: Philosophy, May 2000
The Pennsylvania State University - University Park, PA
Additional Information
  • Pennsylvania Attorney ID No. 200517
  • Member of the Pennsylvania Bar Association & American Bar Association
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Thomas D. Brunson
Summary

A hard-working, highly motivated young professional with insurance industry experience, a Property and Casualty license, and a degree for University of California, Irvine seeks an associate position in the insurance/financial services industry.

Skills


  • Property and Casualty Insurance License
  • Insurance Agency Operations
  • CRM Management
  • Customer Relations and Client Retention
  • Strong Interpersonal Skills



  • Highly Analytical
  • Persuasive Writing and Communications
  • Conscientious
  • Highly Organized
  • Self-Motivated
Experience
Agent Team Member 04/2018 to Current Irvine-Based State Farm Insurance Agency Irvine, CA

 

As an Agent Team Member, my responsibilities include:


  • Fielding all customer service inquiries
  • Managing day-to-day operations of the agency
  • Responsibility for insurance quote follow-ups
  • Processing policy payments
  • Addressing and communicating customer needs and requests with Ms. Bautista
  • Developing and implementing client win back strategies
  • Submitting evidence of insurance forms to customers' mortgagees 
  • Implementing all customer outreach programs
  • Successfully cross-marketing current policy holders for life consultations and customer retention
  • Strategizing customer service solutions with State Farm corporate office


Content Writer: IFA.com 01/2015 to Current Index Fund Advisors, Inc. Irvine, CA


Author of in-depth web-based feature articles and reports on books that detail major historical upheavals in financial markets, economies, geographic sectors, etc., for a $3.6B investment management company headquartered in Irvine, CA. 

 

For IFA.com, I write major feature articles and reports on significant world economic events such as The Panic of 1837; The Battle Between Capitalism and Socialism; stock market bubbles, and more. 

 

Summer Law Clerk 06/2016 to 09/2016 Veteran's Legal Institute Santa Ana, CA


Worked closely with Veterans Legal Institute's President and Co-founder Mrs. Antoinette Balta; with whom I raised funds to benefit disadvantaged and displaced veterans. My primary responsibilities included grant writing and donation solicitations; from the likes of Yard House: Bar and Restaurant, Six Flags/Magic Mountain, and Knott's Berry Farm.


Education and Training
Property and Casualty Insurance License 2018 State of California Insurance Commissioner Los Angeles, CA
Bachelor of Arts: History University of California, Irvine Irvine, CA
Activities and Honors
  • Dean's Honors List at UC, Irvine 3 out of 6 quarters attended
  • 3.537 final GPA
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