Résumé

Employment

Glasheen, Valles & Inderman – Director of Online Marketing, FAA-Licensed Remote Pilot – June 2015 to Present

  • Maintained firm’s web site
  • Maintained firm’s social media accounts
  • Managed buying online and digital advertisements
  • Photographed accident scenes with unmanned aerial system

Byrd & Associates – Associate Attorney – September 2012 to June 2013

  • Civil litigation defense work, primarily auto accidents, homeowners’ claims, and agricultural claims
  • Handled caseload of approximately twenty-five clients by efficiently managing time and priorities
  • Met with clients and took depositions of opposing parties, clients, and witnesses
  • Researched complex litigation issues and wrote briefs to partners
  • Negotiated settlements of multiple cases by working cooperatively and professionally with opposing counsel
  • Sat second chair on four trials, successfully argued a motion for directed verdict, and successfully defended the court’s granting of said motion on appeal
  • Conducted several friendly suit prove-up hearings
  • Conducted site inspections and aided in accident reconstructions and vehicle inspections

Glasheen, Valles & Inderman, L.L.P. – Law Clerk – May 2010 to May 2012

  • Drafted petitions, demand letters, motions, briefs, and memos
  • Researched legal issues including insurance claims, venue, and liability
  • Observed depositions, mediations, case meetings, and court hearings

Glasheen & Valles, L.L.P. – Runner/AV Assistant – 2006 to 2007

  • Filmed and edited depositions, and prepared media for mock trials and trials
  • Took documents to and from the office, courthouse, and clients

Other Employment

Vision Portraits – Viewing Consultant – March 21, 2014 to June 1, 2014

  • Sat with families who had just had their portraits taken to view the photographs, and helped them select best images to purchase

Australian Imaging & Photo Group – Photographer – November 12, 2013 to December 24, 2013

  • Photographed children and families with Santa at Myer store locations around Melbourne

Education

Texas Tech University School of Law, Lubbock, Texas, United States
Juris Doctor – May 2012
Admitted to the State Bar of Texas – November 2012

La Trobe University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Studied law on exchange – February 2011 to June 2011

Texas Tech University, Lubbock, Texas, United States
Bachelor of Arts – May 2009
Major: Electronic Media & Communications
Minors: Mathematics and Computer Science

Honors and Organizations

Texas Trial Lawyers Association – October 2015 to Present

State Bar of Texas – November 2012 to Present

Lubbock County Young Lawyers Association – August 2014 to Present, Director 2017 – present

Lubbock Area Bar Association – July 2014 to Present

Volunteer Center of Lubbock – Director 2017 – 2019

Boy Scout Troop 157 – 2004 to 2012
Assistant Scout Master – taught merit badges and rank advancements and mentored scouts

Dean’s List – 2007, 2010, and 2012

First-Year Mock Trial Quarter-Finalist – 2009

Texas Tech University Advertising Team – 2008 to 2009
Creative Team Member – developed advertising campaign for The Century Council to fight binge drinking
Placed 1st at District competition and 6th at Nationals
Won two Gold Lubbock ADDYs and two Silver Regional ADDYs

President’s List – 2007 to 2008

Student Academic Citizenship Award – 2008

Don Pendergrass Scholarship Award – 2004

Business Professionals of America National Leadership Conference Attendee – 2004

Eagle Scout – 2003

 

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