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    Tina Khera

    5205 Prospect Road, Suite 135 / 266 ?San Jose, CA 95129

    Phone: (408) 261-9173 ? E-mail: tina@tinakhera.com

    www.tinakhera.com

Summary

    Paralegal with experience in preparation of legal forms and memoranda, research of legal issues

    and drafting of appropriate documentation, including, but not limited to, Motions, Briefs and

    Petitions for Writ of Habeas Corpus.

Specialties

    Certified Notary Public, State of California

Experience

    Owner, Tina Khera & Associates

    February 2010 Present

    * Independent contractor providing legal support services to attorneys practicing multiple

    areas of law

Paralegal for Ingo Brauer, Attorney at Law

    November 2004 - Present

    * Research and preparation of motions, Petitions for Writ of Habeas Corpus, and other legal

    memoranda using Word and WordPerfect Draft correspondence using Microsoft Word and

    WordPerfect. Preparation of supporting exhibits for motions and hearings. Research of

    legal issues using online sources and hardcover materials. Preparation of Judicial Council

    forms online. Preparation of legal documents and conversion to PDF format for online

    filing using Microsoft Office Document Imaging, and CutePDF Writer.

Paralegal for John F. Bradley, Jr., Attorney at Law

    April 2005 - April 2008

    * Paralegal for civil attorney specializing in disputes, breach of contract, collections, loans,

    checks, accounts receivable, judgments enforced, commercial claims, sales of goods,

    services rendered, construction disputes, personal injury.

Paralegal at McAlister & McCarthy

    October 2004 - March 2005

    * Drafted correspondence and pleadings, including cross-complaints, and responses to

    discovery. Prepared "demand packages" to insurance companies, in personal injury

    disputes by preparing exhibits and charts in support of proposed settlement. Researched

    using online sources and hardcover materials. Completed civil Judicial Counsel forms

    using Legal Solutions.

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    Temporary staff at Various firms in No. California

    January 2004 - September 2004

    * Various jobs through temporary placement firms and personal referrals, including work as

    file clerk, legal secretary, and/or project assistant with firms including Wilson, Sonsini,

    Goodrich and Rosati; Heller, Ehrman, White and McAuliffe; Geron Corporation; Mayer,

    Brown, Rowe & Maw; and Forge & Associates (Fireman's Fund, San Francisco branch).

    - Updated and filed materials relating to cases in office libraries. Reviewed documents

    per date criteria, changed confidentiality status, and redacted documents using

    Introspect online database. Indexed documents using Microsoft Excel. General

    preparation for offsite storage. Reviewed case rooms and records department to verify

    location of various documents.

Paralegal for construction defect firm at Law Offices of Bustamante & O'Hara

    2003 - 2003

    * Reviewed and organized client documents for production to document depository. Indexed

    and coordinated documents for delivery to depository. Prepared for and attended site

    inspections and destructive testing of subject property. Drafted correspondence and

    pleadings, including cross-complaints, and responses to discovery. Prepared matrices and

    summaries. Researched using online sources and hardcover materials. Completed civil

    Judicial Counsel forms using Legal Solutions.

Paralegal's Intern, Above the Rest Document Services

    June 2002-August 2002, January 2003- March 2003

    * Prepared wills, living trusts, and related documents. Completed federal bankruptcy forms

    using Legal Solutions software. Drafted pleading using Corel WordPerfect. Formatted

    Corporate Agreements using Microsoft Word.

Paralegal's Intern (school breaks. etc.) for Geeta Gujral

    June 1996 - March 2003

    * Prepared wills, living trusts, and related documents. Completed federal bankruptcy forms

    using Legal Solutions software. Drafted pleading using Corel WordPerfect. Formatted

    Corporate Agreements using Microsoft Word.

Summer Legal Intern at Legal Services Program

    June 2000 - August 2000

    * Investigated cases and researched issues using various sources. Prepared pleadings and

    other memoranda under attorney supervision. Observed client interviews. Organized and

    updated law library materials.

Contributing Writer, India West Newspaper Focus on Youth Section

    1995 - 1999

    * Wrote brief articles covering various topics for youth section of nationwide South Asian

    Indian newspaper whenever assigned

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    Education

UCLA Extension

    Attorney Assistant Training Program, Certificate in Litigation, 2002 - 2002

    University of La Verne

    Law, 1999 - 2001

    University of California, San Diego

    Sociology, Minor in Law & Society, Area of Focus in Literature, 1995 - 1999

    Activities and Societies:

     Sangam South Asian Indian Organization

    (Publicity Chair 1997-1998; Community Service Chair 1998-1999)

     Revelle College Life & Times Newsletter (1995)

     UCSD Band (1995-1996)

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