What do you do at DDT?
Assisting attorneys in managing their case files. Managing the docket. Communicating with client regarding the outcome of their cases. Sending disposition letters. Managing ADAS evaluation appointments. Managing expungements, abstract research, and Secretary of State hearing cases. Managing discovery files (physical and e-files). Training employees. Sending subpoenas. Contacting clients regarding what the attorneys need from the clients for their cases (ie affidavits, traffic safety school, court documents, community service etc.). Send plea docs. Communicating with court personnel. Signing up clients. Scanning documents and handling all of the mail that comes into the office. Answering client’s questions regarding their cases. Being available to help everyone in the office that needs it. and “figuring it out” ? I may have left a few things out LOL
What are your credentials/past experience, for working in your position?
Studied Sociology at the University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign. Graduated with high honors from Northwestern Business College with an Associates Degree in Paralegal Studies.
If I weren’t so damn good at my job, I’d probably be …
Full time travel blogger and explorer
If I were a superhero, my superpower would be …
I want to fly so I can do more traveling
What do you think are the best skills that you bring to your job?
Excellent problem solving skills
What is your favorite travel destination?
The Maldives — need a hut on the ocean ?
What kind of pets do you have, if any? What are their names?
I have 3 cats, Tiger, Spooky and Billie
What do you enjoy doing when you are not working?
Spending time with family and friends, traveling, Biking, hiking or chilling by a campfire/fire pit with a nice cocktail or glass of wine.
Are you a sports fan? If so, what is your favorite team?
If you could give a younger person career advice, what would it be?
Follow your dreams and don’t give up no matter what happens
What do you think is the key to your professional success?
Still waiting for my 6 figures
If we went to happy hour, what would you order?
Margarita or Vodka and Cranberry unless one of the specialty drinks sparks my attention.