Paralegal Profile

Paralegal Profile: Rick Fountain

Rick & family Job Title:   Legal Assistant/Office Manager Employer:   Classic Legal Help, http://www.classiclegalhelp.com/ Years of Paralegal Experience:   3 Education/Degrees:  Associate Degree Specialty Areas:   Bankruptcy/Divorce Career Highlight:   Helping open an office in Florida and Oregon (as well as AZ) Future Professional Goal:   Becoming certified ALS, Accredited Legal Secretary through NALS Paralegal Practice Tip:   Just take your time…

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Paralegal Profile: Suzanne “Sue” Carlstedt

Job Title: Owner of So “Sue” Me, LLC –  paralegal, private investigator and process server Employer: So “Sue” Me, LLC Years of Paralegal Experience: 25 Education/Degrees:  Paralegal/Legal Assistant  certificate from Apollo College, in the process of obtaining dual B.S. degrees in Criminology and Psychology from Regis University  Sue  Specialty Areas: Paralegal: Personal injury, medical malpractice,…

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Paralegal Profile: Jill G. Nelson, NCCP

Jill Nelson Job Title: Paralegal Employer: Tharrington Smith, LLP, Raleigh, NC Years of Paralegal Experience: 5 Education/Degrees: UNC Chapel Hill – B.A. in English; Duke University – Paralegal Certification Specialty Areas: Family Law Career Highlight: Joining Tharrington Smith, LLP. I love the people that I work with, and they have opened so many doors for…

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Legal Professional Profile: Donna Vangury, Certified Legal Document Preparer

Donna Vangury Job Title: Arizona Certified Legal Document Preparer  Employer: Dovan Associates, Inc., http://www.dovanassociates.com/ Years of Paralegal Experience: 17 Education/Degrees: Bachelor of Science in Business Management, with minor in Psychology, Associate of Arts in General Business with emphasis in Paralegal. Specialty Areas: Family Law, Bankruptcy, Civil  Actions, Estate Planning, Probate, LLC and Corporations.  Career Highlight:…

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Paralegal Profile: Dawn Fountain

Dawn Fountain Job Title:   Freelance Paralegal/Certified Legal Document Preparer Employer:   Classic Legal Help, http://classiclegalhelp.com/ Years of Paralegal Experience:   18.5 Education/Degrees:  Associate in Science (Paralegal) Specialty Areas:  Chapter 7 Bankruptcy and Family Law Career Highlight:  Working on my own, having my business in more than one state (Arizona and Florida) Future Professional Goal:  Open the next…

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Paralegal Profile: Amanda Hazel

Amanda Hazel Job Title:  Freelance Paralegal Employer:  Me! I started my own business, Simplied Paralegal Solutions, LLC, in April 2011. Years of Paralegal Experience:  4 1/2 years Education/Degrees:  Associate of Applied Science – Paralegal Studies, Tarrant County College, Fort Worth, Texas; Currently working toward Bachelor of Science – Paralegal Studies, Texas Wesleyan University, Fort Worth,…

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Legal Professional Profile: Momalegal, Paralegal and Blogger

Job Title:  Full-time paralegal, all-the-time mommy   Employer:  I could tell you, but then I’d have to kill you. And who’s got time for all that?  Years of Paralegal Experience:  13 years….and I’m now feeling old.  Education/Degrees: Associate Degree.  Specialty Areas: Insurance defense, specifically medical malpractice defense for the past 10 years.  Future Professional Goal:…

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Legal Professional Profile: Pamela Starr, CEO & Paralegal Extraordinaire

Pamela Starr Job Title: CEO/Paralegal Extraordinaire Employer: StarrParalegals, LLC Years of Paralegal Experience: 20 many Education/Degrees: BA – University of Texas at Austin; Paralegal Certificate – Southwestern Paralegal Institute, Houston; Post-Baccalaureate – University of Houston / Kennesaw State University; Master of Science of Law – Thomas Jefferson School of Law (2012) Specialty Areas: Bankruptcy &…

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Legal Professional Profile: Donna M. Olson

Donna Olson Job Title: Paralegal Employer: Ramsay Law Firm, P.A., Charlotte, NC Years of Paralegal Experience: 11 Education/Degrees: Associate degree – Paralegal Studies, Harper College, Palatine, IL Specialty Areas: Workers’ Compensation/Personal Injury Career Highlight: I attended a CLE seminar by the North Carolina Bar Association in December 2009, “Workers’ Compensation, A Method to the Madness,”…

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Legal Professional Profile: Amanda Thomas, Paralegal Intern

Amanda Thomas Job Title: Paralegal Intern School: George Washington University Years of Paralegal Experience: 6 months Education/Degrees: Master’s of Professional Studies in Paralegal Studies. BA in Psychology & Early Childhood Education. Specialty Areas: I would like to concentrate further training in Education Law. I am finding this harder to do than I expected. The training I…

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