Quinn, Emanuel, Urquhart, Oliver & Hedges
December 2000 – February 2004
Senior Litigation Paralegal
for a Los Angeles based trial oriented law firm representing several Fortune 500 companies; specializing in complex business litigation and maintaining a win record of greater than ninety percent. Responsible for managing more than six million documents, servicing eight or more attorneys and overseeing and participating in litigation projects among attorneys, paralegals and support staff in a high pressure environment; some projects include, reviewing files to build a factual basis to support claims, preparing witness/issues files, conducting privilege reviews and drafting logs for same, preparing documents responsive to discovery requests, preparing documents to take and defend depositions, coordinating expert activity and preparing laptop presentations for unique occasions. Developed into a key team member by acquiring several years of litigation experience, participating in strategy, planning with senior team members and clients, being proficient in all forms of litigation software and being resource for litigation and substantive case information to the entire team and clients 24/7.