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Seam Drakon

Paralegal Intern at Law Firm of Cynthia James (Winder, Georgia)

Paralegal & Legal Secretary

Summary

I earned my Paralegal Certificate at Emory University and am currently seeking a full-time opportunity as a Paralegal in the Metro-Atlanta or Athens area. I am broadly trained with experience interviewing clients. I am highly detail oriented and produce thorough documentation. I am a proactive thinker and intellectually curious.

Experience

Paralegal Intern
Law Firm of Cynthia James
April 2017 - Present (6 months) Winder, Georgia
- Directed experience under the supervision of Licensed Attorney. - Training & instruction by Legal Assistant and Paralegal. - Interview potential clients via telephone and in office, and draft narratives for Attorney review. - Participate in drafting court documents and organization of discovery. - Liaise with offices of Georgia Superior Court Judges in Barrow and Jackson Counties as well as District Attorney, Magistrate Court, et al. - Currently working on Westlaw learning modules & associated certifications. - Familiarity with legal software including Clio, Lexis Time Map, Lexis Web, inData Trial Director, and various online resources. - Fully proficient with use of internet, MS Windows, and MS Office (including extra skills with use of MS Access).
Skills: Legal Research

Education

Georgia State University
Master's Degree
2001
Georgia State University
Bachelor's Degree
1995

Certifications

Certified Mediator
Georgia Commission on Dispute Resolution
August 2017
Judicial Council of Georgia Administrative Office of the Courts

Professional Memberships/Awards

  • Georgia Association of Paralegals
  • Eagle Scout

Interests

  • Hostelling International

Skills

  • Legal Research