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Melody Bassett

Paralegal - UAW

Shreveport, LA

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I am seeking a position where I am able to put to use my legal knowledge and my skills in client communication and legal research I order to increase productivity and benefit the reputation of the law firm.

Work Experience

Paralegal

UAW
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Shreveport, LA
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January 2000 to Present

Performed all duties listed in Qualifications Profile.

Paralegal

Wilson & Stephens
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Shreveport, LA
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June 1996 to June 1999

Paralegal to David Paul Wilson. Performed all duties listed in Qualifications Profile. Mr. Wilson had surgery for a brain tumor in November 1997, and surgery again in July 1998. I ran his office from the first surgery until it was closed in May 1999, due to his medical condition. Mr. Wilson is deceased.

Paralegal

John Michael McDonald
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Shreveport, LA
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December 1993 to June 1996

Performed all duties listed in Qualifications Profile. I made appearances before Worker's Compensation Board and Social Security Administration Judge with clients. Mr. McDonald is deceased.

Paralegal

Goodman & Fox
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Shreveport, LA
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September 1992 to December 1993

Paralegal to Nancy Fox-Reiter. Performed all duties listed in Qualifications Profile.

Paralegal and Litigation Department Manager

Pat Harrington, Attorney and Associates
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Shreveport, LA
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September 1989 to September 1992

Performed all duties listed in Qualifications Profile. In addition, I managed the Litigation Department, with a staff of 8. Mr. Harrington is deceased.

Education

Associate of Applied Science in Business Administration

Bossier Parish Community College -
Bossier City, LA

May 2012

Additional Information

• Legal Research 
• File Maintenance and Organization 
• Assist in Trial Preparation 
• Office Accounting-Billing Hours 
• Drafting Pleadings 
• Initial Client Interviews 
• Assist Attorney in Court/Depositions 
• Office Management