Résumé

Employment

Glasheen, Valles & Inderman – Director of Online Marketing, FAA-Licensed Remote Pilot – June 2015 to December 2020

  • Maintained firm’s web site
  • Maintained firm’s social media accounts
  • Managed buying online and digital advertisements
  • Photographed accident scenes with drone system
  • Directed the firm’s in-house video and radio production efforts

Texas Tech University – Adjunct Professor – August 2019 to December 2019

  • Taught Visual Storytelling class for the College of Media and Communications

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

Education

Southern Methodist University | Cox School of Business, Dallas, Texas, United States
Masters of Business Administration – May 2023 expected

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
Finished academic requirements – July 2013 to November 2014

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

Honors and Organizations

State Bar of Texas – 2012–Present

Lubbock County Young Lawyers Association – 2014–2019, Director 2017–2019

Lubbock Area Bar Association – 2014–2018

Texas Trial Lawyers Association – 2015–2017

Volunteer Center of Lubbock – Director 2017–2019; Vice President 2018

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

Texas Tech University Advertising Team – 2008–2009
Creative Team Member – developed an 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