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Shana Bridgeman

Shana Bridgeman

Associate

Goren, Cherof, Doody, & Ezrol, P.A.

Associate - Goren, Cherof, Doody, & Ezrol, P.A.

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Goren, Cherof, Doody, & Ezrol, P.A.

Associate

Currently handling matters across a broad range of legal disciplines, with a primary focus on labor and employment law and civil litigation. Assistant City Attorney for many of the firm's eleven (11) municipal clients.

Handle multiple daily conference calls to advise human resources directors, police chiefs, city managers, and department heads regarding a variety of labor and employment; management; and litigation matters.

Represent management in employment-related hearings on a monthly basis (arbitration, unemployment compensation, EEOC, Public Employees Relations Commission, civil service board, and Fourth District appeals arising therefrom).

Assist employers with employee discipline and terminations; investigations; development of personnel policies; family and medical leave matters; wage and hour law compliance; grievance and arbitration; defense against unfair labor practices charges; unemployment compensation appeals; and EEOC defense. Conduct sexual harassment training.

Represent public and private clients in all phases of civil litigation, including appeals. Represent private clients in race discrimination litigation matters. Represent public clients in civil litigation matters, including motion practice and depositions for construction litigation, contract disputes, forfeitures, foreclosure code lien matters, and landlord/tenant matters.

Assist various clients in the development, implementation, and enforcement of red light camera programs. Prosecute red light camera violations for various clients 2-3 times per week and argue related motions; prosecute municipal ordinance violations monthly.

Serve as board attorney for municipal boards, including Code Compliance and Economic Development.

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Member of patent prosecution support staff team. Logged payments and deposits using ProLaw; assisted in maintenance of firm’s patent prosecution docket; created Microsoft Excel database to track status of active cases; drafted legal correspondence; filled in for front-desk receptionist; assisted attorneys as needed.

Career medium 05
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Summer Associate

Conducted legal research for pre-suit investigation, summary judgment, class certification and motions to dismiss in the following litigation areas: civil rights, class actions, contracts, personal injury, products liability, RESPA and securities. Drafted complaints, motions to dismiss, oppositions to motion to dismiss and motions for class certification in state and federal court actions, as well as pre-suit demand packages for personal injury matters.

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Boyd H. Anderson High School

IB Diploma Recipient, International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma Programme

University of Florida

B.A., English

University of Florida - Fredric G. Levin College of Law

J.D., Law

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