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Amber Peters | Elance
 
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Amber Peters

Experienced Legal Assistant
   United States
  |  9:29 am Local Time

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Minimum Hourly Rate $12

I entered the legal field in 2006 and am currently employed as a legal assistant in a mid-sized law firm. I also have experience working in the local county's courthouse. I graduated from Washington State University with a Bachelor's Degree in English Literature. My education and work experience combined give me a great deal of proficiency as a typist, legal administrative assistant, and technical writer.

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Legal Assistant September 2013-Present
Richland, WA 99352
Responsibilities: Providing customer service (in-person, via phone and email); requesting medical records and bills (with HIPPA codes); creating medical chronologies and bills summaries, typing from dictation, preparing pleadings and correspondence, filing pleadings with appropriate courts and affecting proper service on necessary parties; and managing electronic client filing system; and providing notary services.


Superior Court Civil Case Manager March 2012-September 2013
Kennewick, WA 99336
Responsibilities: Providing customer service; Composing, editing, and proofreading correspondence, pleadings, records and reports; Preparing files for hearings; Safeguarding and utilizing personal and confidential information on a daily basis; Maintaining cooperative working relationships with other offices of both Benton and Franklin Counties; Gathering, analyzing, and organizing statistical case information in preparation for meetings; and Scheduling, tracking and notifying parties of upcoming hearing dates according to local court rules.

County Prosecutor's Victim/Witness Advocate August 2010-March 2012
Kennewick, WA 99336
Responsibilities: Contacting victims with case information; Filing; Answering phones; Preparing travel arrangements for non-local witnesses; Safeguarding and utilizing...

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Education

Washington State University
B.A. English Literature
2007 - 2009
Columbia Basin College
A.A.S. Paralegal Studies
2004 - 2006
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Legal Assistant
Typist
Medical Records Requests and Processing
Technical Writing.
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