Experienced and innovative attorney with a passion and dedication to justice specialising in construction and engineering law. 
Highly organized and skilled in public speaking.
Bringing forth a proven track record of achieving favourable outcomes for clients. 
Adept in preparing for trials, reviewing documents, and effectively presenting cases. 
A strong leader who works well under pressure and understands the complexities of the legal system.
I have previously executed, and am able to execute, the following duties and activities:
  • Performed adequate research to ensure a deep understanding of cases.
  • Performed legal research and drafted legal memoranda on relevant legal issues.
  • Drafted legal reviews of contract documents and specifications for various construction and engineering projects.
  • Drafted and negotiated construction documents for various construction and engineering projects.
  • Represented clients to resolve construction claims such as defaults, termination, delays, programming, scheduling, payment issues, payment and performance bond claims and other disputes through negotiation, mediation, adjudication and arbitration.
  • Engaged in both front-end and back-end litigation on various construction and engineering projects.
  • Investigated claims and supervised forensic investigators, engineers and other experts in the development of facts and opinions.
  • Managed discovery and production of documents.
  • Mediated and settled cases.
  • Drafted heads of argument, pleadings, settlement agreements and adjudication referrals.
  • Prepared witness statements.
  • Prepared various legal documents and communications without error and in a timely manner.
  • Advised clients regarding applicable law to ensure effective risk management.
  • Collaborated with clients to structure strategies in order to meet business objectives.
  • Analysed laws in relation to the situation of a client. 
  • Worked to build and foster trusting relationships with clients. 
  • Worked well independently and on a team to solve problems.
  • Served as a friendly, hardworking, and punctual employee.
  • Effectively managed projects from start to finish.
  • Maintained positivity and poise, even in stressful situations.
  • Maintained timely communications with clients and business partners.
  • Led teams with resourcefulness and strong leadership skills.
  • Performed various administrative duties such as filing, typing, and copying.
  • Operated with a willingness to embrace chance and adapt strategies accordingly.
  • Organized and prioritised work to complete assignments in a timely and efficient manner.
  • Scheduled daily tasks based on immediacy and importance.

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