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Shirley L. | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Mar 22, 2013

Shirley L.

Effective detail-oriented communicator.
   United States
  |   Orlando, FL

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $27

I have an array of qualifications that begin with 21 years' experience as a litigation paralegal, during which time I have perfected my research, e-discovery, and writing skills. I also possess skills in the creation and design of graphic materials, powerpoint presentations, advertising/print materials, flyers, newsletters, business letters, emails, digital photography, and trade-specific newsletters, among other communication types.

If you use my services, I will prove to be a creative and effective communicator for your...

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Portfolio

Sample powerpoint prepared while attending college.
Powerpoint prepared for Human Resource Management course.
Powerpoint prepared for financial analysis course.
Powerpoint prepared for science course.
Team powerpoint put together for purposes of marketing course.
Team powerpoint on global analysis.
Team global marketing project for course.
Team presentation for Communication course.

Skills (8)

Tested
Business Writing
Business Writing Skills Test (U.S. Version)
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Editing
U.S. English Chicago Style Editing Skills Test (For Writing Professionals)
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Microsoft PowerPoint
Microsoft Excel
Communication; Marketing & Public Relations
Paralegal
Adobe Photoshop
Microsoft Word

Service Description

I possess an array of business, writing, marketing, photography and design skills to aid in the effective communication of nearly any industry. As an excellent communicator, it is my pleasure to help you convey your point. Whether your project is graphic or written, you will find that my communication skills are detail-oriented, and concise and will be tailored to appeal to your audience.

My background contains qualifications in the communications, legal, marketing, food & beverage and golfing industries.

As a paralegal since the early 90's, I have assisted with the preparation of client communications, pleadings, or other written documentation, as well as summarization of production documents, client documents, electronic discovery and document reviews, as well as various research projects. Being investigative and creative minded, I insist on finding the answer to any research question.

I have also worked for an exclusive golfing community for approximately 10 years. The first 7 years were in various capacities within the Catering and Food & Beverage Departments. The last 3 years of employment included assisting the General Manager in matters related to marketing & communication and print materials, management, community association, customer relations and other administrative duties. This position entailed the preparation of flyers, newsletters, community address books, design work, proofreading, and professional writing.

I also possess a...

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Employment

Greenberg Traurig
Florida Registered Paralegal (Litigation)
2009 - Present
Assist with various litigation paralegal tasks including trial preparations, preparation of correspondence, pleadings, trial exhibits, powerpoint presentations and other useful material to assist...
Dean Mead Egerton Bloodworth Capouano & Bozarth
Florida Registered Paralegal (Litigation)
2006 - 2009
For this position, my duties included the frequent utilization of Summation software for the summarization, coding, imaging of production/discovery documents, including deposition transcripts,...
Isleworth Country Club
Executive Assistant to General Manager
2004 - 2006
Assisted the General Manager with various administrative and management departments, including community association, food & beverage dept., marketing; Review, revise and contribute to marketing...

Education

University of Phoenix
Bachelors of Science in Business Management and Marketing
2005 - 2008
Career Training Institute
Paralegal Diploma
1991 - 1993

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writing
design
communication
marketing
digital photography
editing
proofreading
research
e-discovery
paralegal
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