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Myshanda V. U. | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Dec 4, 2014

Myshanda V. U.

Paralegal w Civil Litigation & Financial backgroun
   United States
  |   San Francisco, CA

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Minimum Hourly Rate $27

After graduating from University of San Francisco School of Law in May 2011, and received her LLM in Taxation from Golden Gate University School of Law in May 2012. Since passing the February 2012 California BAR, she is looking for a small to medium sized law firm where she can use her legal experience and special skills state and federal tax litigation and negotiation. Growing up she saw the financial devastation that occurs when families do not properly plan for life events. She learned that creating a strong plan and tax team is essential...

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Tested
Tax
Probate
Estate Planning
Non-profits
Immigration Law
Legal Issues
Legal Research
Legal Writing
Westlaw
Litigation

Employment

Varlack Legal Services
Legal Clerk
2012 - Present
Provide general oversight of law firmís financial polices and procedures including, but not limited to: case budgeting, bank reconciliation, accounts payable and accounts receivable, vendor...
Tax Appeals Assistance Program
Legal Tax Representative
2011 - 2012
Conduct client interviews, communicate with clients regarding state and local tax issues before the Franchise Tax Board, draft and submit tax briefs, communicate with the Franchise Tax Board and...
VDG Law
Sr. Paralegal
2010 - 2012
Research probate code for conservatorship accounting, trust funding, and probating standards, conduct interviews, draft correspondence and other legal documents, calculate conservatorship...
Kaye-Moser Hierbaum, LLP
File Clerk
2010 - 2011
Filing
Law Offices of Arthur A. Rugama
Legal Clerk
2009 - 2009
Drafted memoranda on tax, immigration, bankruptcy, foreclosure, and probate issues; Assisted partner on successful negotiation with the Internal Revenue Service and prepared tax returns and other...
Basta, Inc
Summer Law Clerk
2008 - 2008
Researched property foreclosures, renters' rights, and criminal law for California public benefit corporation and nonprofit organization that specializes in tenants' rights and advocacy. Drafted a...
Hebrew Union College
Assistant to Dean
2005 - 2007
Work for the Dean's office then for the Director of the Loucheim School of Judaic Studies.
Wesley House Community Center
Manager
2000 - 2003
Managed vendor relations, provided general oversight of organization's facilities and properties, and supervised organizational reporting, licensing, and state registrations. Hired and supervised...
Law Offices of Steven Zelig
Legal Secretary
1994 - 1996
Drafted motions, legal memoranda and briefs, and letters to clients and opposing counsel. Performed administrative tasks including filing, answering phones, and greeting clients.

Education

California State University-Los Angeles
Bachelors of Science
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Golden Gate University, School of Law
LLM
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University of San Francisco School of Law
JD
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