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Laura Kirby

Laura Kirby

Legal Assistant

Scherer Smith & Kenny LLP

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Scherer Smith & Kenny LLP

Legal Assistant

Calendar deadlines for two associate attorneys and one partner attorney (“Litigation Team”), follow-up with attorneys to ensure deadlines are met, communicate via email and telephone with clients and co-workers, proof read court documents and attorney letters, research and apply state and local rules in connection with court procedure, create attorney itinerary for travels, train and delegate tasks to file clerk, record costs and ensure timely payment is made, maintain organization of ongoing tasks for Litigation Team, finalize, file and serve court pleadings within a short deadline, implement technology to improve operations

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21 de Mayo, Escuela Publica, (Public School)

Intern: Teacher

Take a critical approach to teaching in another culture/country, create and implement lesson plans based upon Mexican government issued school books, teach 45 students, Spanish only, evaluate student success, apply various forms of media (e.g. projector, music, short videos, & power points)

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Santa Cruz County Immigration Project

Intern: Legal Assistant

Ensure community outreach and implementation of Deferred Action Plan for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), inform community members about DACA, register clients for DACA, schedule follow-up appointments, translate English application to Spanish for Spanish speakers, proof read documents before submitting application to Federal Government

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Me & Z's Mexican Food Restaurant

Sever

Meet customer needs, serve food and beverage, total tickets, provide change, take orders, up-sell, serve in a bilingual atmosphere, maintain inventory, build friendly relationships with customers, work effectively through high-stress rushes

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California Polytechnic State University

B.A, Comparative Ethnic Studies

Monterrey Institute of Technology

Study Abroad, Spanish and Culture