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Aaliyah Griffin
XXXXX XXXX XXXXX XXXX, Red Bluff, CA 96080
Ph: XXXXX XXXXXXXX
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Skills

Computer Literacy, Microsoft Office Word, Internet Savvy, Essential Forms, CFLR Propertizer, DissoMaster, Microsoft Excel, and Merus.

Experience
Paralegal Jul 2014Feb 2015 Law Office of Karen C. Smith Redding, CA
  • Responsibilities consisted of  paralegal duties for a family law attorney.
  • Prepared legal, such as legal correspondence  and emails, organized and maintained documents in paper or electronic filing system.
  • Prepared legal documents, including briefs, pleadings, and judicial counsel forms.
  • Met with clients and other professionals to discuss details of the case.
  • Filed pleadings with court clerk.
  • Gathered facts regarding each case and conducted legal research on applicable codes, statutes, legal decisions, legal articles and other applicable documents. 
  • Directed and coordinate law office activity, including delivery of subpoenas.
Administrative Assistant Oct 2013Jul 2014 Law Office of Richard L. Montarbo Red Bluff, CA
  • Responsibilities consisted of secretarial and administrative duties for four defense attorneys, in the field of Workers' Compensation.
  • Maintained the master calendar, including court appearances, qme/ame appointments.  Scheduled formal and informal meetings for clients, applicants and/or insurers. 
  • Prepared and processed legal documents and papers, such as applications, qme/ame reports to Workers' Compensation Appeals Board.
  • Mail, fax, or arrange for delivery of legal correspondence to clients, witnesses, medical doctors and court officials.
  • Received and placed telephone calls.
  • Scheduled and made QME and AME appointments.
  • Organize and maintain documents, and case files.
  • Assisted attorneys in collecting information such as employment, medical, and other records.
  • Make photocopies of correspondence, documents, and other printed matter.
  • Prepare and distribute invoices to bill clients or pay account expenses.
  • Drafted office memos and other educational materials for internal use or use at educational seminars.
Clerical Jan 2010Oct 2013 Shaffer Cabinets Red Bluff, CA
  • Perform clerical activities, such as answering phones, sorting mail, filing, typing, word processing, and photocopying and mailing out material.
  • Perform accounting and bookkeeping activities such as, invoicing, maintaining financial records, budgeting, and handling cash.
Paralegal Jan 2007Jan 2010 McKernan, Lanam, Bakke & Williams Chico, CA
  • Responsibilities consisted of paralegal duties for a family law attorney.
  • Prepared legal correspondence as it related to the specific cases, organized and maintained client files.
  • Prepared legal documents, including briefs, pleadings, discovery, and judicial counsel forms.
  • Met with clients and other professionals to discuss details of case.
  • Maintained the calendaring, scheduled and/or coordinated depositions, court appearances and deadlines.
  • Mailed, faxed, emailed, or arrange for delivery of legal correspondence to clients, witnesses, and court officials.
  • Prepared informal or formal discovery requests and responses.
Paralegal/Legal Assistant Jan 2006Jan 2007 McGlynn, McGlynn & Bottke Red Bluff, CA
  • Responsibilities consisted of secretarial and administrative duties for two family law attorneys. Both attorneys practice family, civil law and criminal law.
  • Typing briefs, correspondence, prepared judicial counsel forms, and answering phones/emails.
  • Court filings, calendaring, preparing the necessary court documents as it relates to the individual cases.
  • Met with clients to gathering information for declarations and/or client intake for paralegal cases.
Court Service Assistant Jun 2005Jan 2006 Tehama County Superior Court Red Bluff, CA
  • Examined legal documents submitted to courts for adherence to laws or court procedures.
  • Collect court fees or fines and record amounts collected.
  • Performed administrative tasks, such as answering telephone calls, filing court documents, or maintaining office supplies or equipment.
  • Searched files and contact witnesses, attorneys, or litigants to obtain information for the court.
  • Answered inquiries from the general public regarding judicial procedures, court appearances, trial dates, adjournments, outstanding warrants, summonses, subpoenas, witness fees, or payment of fines.
Paralegal/Legal Assistant Jan 2002Jan 2005 Law Office of Michael Darlington Red Bluff, CA
  • Responsibilities consisted of paralegal an administrative duties for a family law attorney.
  • Calendaring, scheduling depositions, and maintaining deadlines on the master calendar. 
  • Prepared legal documents, briefs, pleadings and Judicial Counsel forms. 
  • Prepared discovery requests and responses.
  • Met with clients to discuss details of case.
  • Filed pleadings with court clerk.
  • Prepared and processed legal documents and papers, such as petitions, responses, motions, and marital settlement agreements.
Education
Bachelor of Arts : Public Administration May 2002 California State University, Chico Chico, CA
Bachelor of Arts : Political Science May 2002 California State University, Chico Chico, CA
Paralegal Certificate May 2002 California State University, Chico Chico, CA
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Previous Companies:

  • Law Office of Karen C Smith
  • Law Office of Richard L Montarbo
  • Shaffer Cabinets

Previous Job Positions:

  • Paralegal
  • Administrative Assistant
  • Clerical
  • Legal Assistant
  • Court Service Assistant

Schools:

  • California State University, Chico

Level of Education:

  • Bachelor of Arts

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