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Skylar Simmons
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Accomplished and energetic Secretary/Receptionist with a solid history of achievement in Administrative Assistance. Motivated leader with strong organizational and prioritization abilities. Areas of expertise include typing, writing, receptionist.

Seasoned Secretary/Receptionist with more than 40 years of experience in fast-paced investment banking firm and various law offices. Excellent typing, writing, professional reception skills. Track record of achieving exceptional results in being chosen over peers to assisting attorneys in the transcription of  depositions for trial prep in light of my excellent typing skills.  

  • I am a top-notch typist! I can type 90 wpm with little or no errors! I have over 40 years experience working in the Wall Street area of NYC! I 'morphed' myself into a legal secretary and taught myself to become a very proficient legal assistant, figured out how to make 'lemons out of lemonade' after my job with Goldman Sachs Money Markets (after 20 years) was downsized.  If what you are looking for is a professional, articulate individual with numerous skills that any business would be proud to hire, then you've come to the right place.Clerical
  • English Language
  • Writing
  • Computers and Electronics
  • Active Listening
  • Customer and Personal Service
  • Speaking
  • Social Perceptiveness
Legal Secretary Mar 2000Nov 2012 Garson, DeCorato & Cohen, LLP New York, NY
  • Prepare and process legal documents and papers (pleadings), such as Verified Answers, motions, and pretrial agreements.
  • Mail, fax, or arrange for delivery of legal correspondence to clients, witnesses, and court officials.
  • Receive and place telephone calls and assisted at reception desk.
Clerical Typist-Receptionist Oct 1974Jan 1995 Goldman Sachs Money Markets New York, NY My responsibilities at this first rate investment banking New York City (Wall Street) firm included assisting credit analysts in the preparation of a bi-annual Commercial Paper Issuers Book sent out to all our clients (investors) in the commercial paper market. Also assisted receptionist in reception area.
Never went to college but my experience speaks volumes! Abraham Lincoln H.S. Brooklyn, NY
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Previous Companies:

  • Garson
  • DeCorato & Cohen
  • LLP

Previous Job Positions:

  • Legal Secretary
  • Clerical Typist Receptionist


  • Abraham Lincoln H.S.

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