Legal Assistant/Paralegal
Paralegal Studies
Location: Fairfax, VA, USA
University: George Mason University
Major: Paralegal Studies

Legal Assistant/Paralegal

EDUCATION
Paralegal Certificate (2019)
George Mason University ( Virginia, U. S. A. )
While completing my Master's studies in Albania, I also enrolled on an online Paralegal Certificate Program, offered by George Mason University in relation with The Center for Legal Studies (CLS). On its conclusion on February 2019, I was awarded with a Certificate of Completion and graded “A” for my performance during the course.

Master of Science degree in Civil Law (2019)
University of Tirana ( Albania)
I continued my studies, specializing in Civil Law and graduated on July 2019 with a Master of Science (MSc.) degree from the Faculty of Law, with a converted GPA of 3.93/4.00 (9.82/10.00).

Bachelor's degree in Law (2017)
University of Tirana ( Albania)
I pursued my studies in law and graduated in 2017 with a Bachelor’s degree from the Faculty of Law, with a converted GPA of 3.58/4.00 (8.85/10.00).


EXPERIENCE
Site Operations Manager
BORDO magazine/ Shop Bordo ( June 2018 - May 2019)
Shop Bordo (www.shopbordo.al) is an online shopping platform for pre-owned luxury items, launched by BORDO magazine. Duties included: - Contacting and scheduling with clients
- Entering and maintaining data on Microsoft Excel spreadsheets
- Calculating monthly profits and expenses on Excel
- Contacting and organizing with other team members
- Social media advertisement
- Official website updating via WordPress

Writer/Editor
BORDO magazine ( September 2017 - December 2017)
BORDO magazine is a printed fashion magazine with its offices located in Tirana, Albania. Duties included:
- Writing for the online website of the magazine a set number of articles per day
- When requested, contacting and interviewing public people
- When requested, being a spokesperson for the magazine in TV shows

CERTIFICATES
Westlaw Fundamentals for Paralegals
Issued by Thomson Reuters, November 2018

SKILLS
TOOLS & TECHNOLOGIES
Microsoft Office (Word,
Excel, PowerPoint)
Westlaw
WordPress

INTERPERSONAL SKILLS
Time Management
Organization Skills
Teamwork
Scheduling
Costumer Service

INDUSTRY KNOWLEDGE
Legislation
Legal Writing
Legal Research
Advertising
Writing


LANGUAGES
ENGLISH
High proficiency

ALBANIAN
Native language

ITALIAN
Elementary proficiency

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