JD Candidate
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Location: Coral Gables, FL, United States
University: University of Miami School of Law
Major: Law

JD Candidate

Zachary Sonenblum

University of Miami School of Law, Coral Gables, Florida
Juris Doctor Candidate, May 2018
Honors: Dean’s Merit Scholarship
Activities: Entertainment and Sports Law Society
University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida
Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, cum laude, May 2015
Major: Economics
Honors: Dean’s List (6 semesters)
Activities: Founding Father, Pi Kappa Phi Fraternity; Budget/ Finance Committee Member, Pi
Kappa Phi; Entrepreneurship Club
The Law Offices of Kanner & Pintaluga, Boca Raton, FL
Law Clerk, May 2016- August 2016
• Drafted demand letters, settlement letters, liens, insurance complaints, hold harmless letters, and bad faith
• Worked closely with the company’s attorneys’, attaining valuable knowledge about initial representation,
negotiations, settlements, litigation, and all stages of the cases at hand
• Maintained regular correspondence with clients regarding their cases
Wexford Financial Strategies, Melville, NY
Intern, May 2015- July 2015
• Worked closely with the company’s CEO, attaining valuable knowledge about managing and maintaining the
financial life of high-net-worth individuals through the implementation of financial plans, IRAs, life and
health insurance policies, annuities, stocks, bonds, and other key financial management strategies
• Monitored the price fluctuations of companies’ stocks and pitching certain stocks to potential clients
• Updated client information to the database and logging records of financial plans or policies obtained
through the company
Linens4less, Bellmore, NY
Intern, May 2014- July 2014
• Processed orders/returns and maintained regular correspondence with customers
• Obtained experience about the e-commerce industry as a whole
EJ Total Staffing, Melville, NY
Intern, May 2013- August 2013
• Maintained regular interactions with potential employment candidates
• Assisted in evaluating resumes, scheduling appointments and arranging job interviews
• Updated the company website, added content, and edited job postings
Driftwood Day Camp, Melville, NY
Camp Counselor, Summer 2012, Summer 2014
• Utilized motivational and leadership skills to guide seven—and—eight year-old boys through various
activities; encouraged them to try new things and overcome many fears