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Resume for Jeanne M. for Attorney / Paralegal / Legal Services in Atlanta, Georgia




Occupation: Attorney / Paralegal Industry: Legal Services
Country: United States City: Atlanta
State: Georgia ZIP: 30310



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JEANNE M. M.

Birch Street, Atlanta, Georgia       Telephone:  ..

 

SUMMARY OF QUALIFICATIONS

  • Successful managerial experience of Legal Department support staff
  • Over twenty years experience as direct report to senior management
  • Proven ability to organize, prioritize and perform effectively with heavy work load
  • Proven ability to interact in timely and effective manner with all levels of organization
  • Superior communication and organizational skills
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    MUELLER WATER PRODUCTS, INC., Atlanta, Georgia     – present 

    Senior Paralegal

    Senior Paralegal for publiclytraded NYSE:MWA parent company of water infrastructure product manufacturers.  Developed and coordinated organization of Legal Department systems of this spinoff company.  Initiated significant cost savings related to administration of Company’s intellectual property portfolio. 

    Public Company Reporting Responsibilities:

  • Assumed responsibilities for SEC reporting including Section filing using Romeo & Dye software.
  • Reviewed K, Q and certain K’s for accuracy prior to filing. Performed compliance review on K.
  • Prepared D&O Questionnaires for review and execution by Company directors and officers.
  • Maintained Company’s information on NYSE egov.com website.
  • Corporate Responsibilities:

  • Prepared resolutions and consents.  Assisted with preparation of Board materials.
  • Maintained minute books for parent company and subsidiaries.
  • Initiated domestic corporate formations, mergers and dissolutions.
  • Reviewed corporate minute books and made suggestions for improved compilation.
  • Contract Administration:

  • Drafted contracts, licensing agreements and ancillary lease documents.
  • Reviewed various types of contracts for subsidiaries.
  • Drafted and reviewed confidentiality agreements.
  • Reviewed intellectual property licensing agreements.
  • Intellectual Property Responsibilities:

  • Administrator of company’s domestic and international trademark and patent portfolios.
  • Initiated inhouse administration of intellectual property portfolio realizing $, per year cost savings.
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    ACUITY BRANDS, INC., Atlanta, Georgia       –

    Senior Paralegal

    Senior Paralegal for publiclytraded parent company NYSE:AYI of leading lighting and chemical manufacturers.   Developed and coordinated reorganization of department systems.  Initiated significant cost savings related to use of outside trademark counsel.  Assisted in selection and configuration of several department technology solutions. 

    Legal Department Technology:

  • Managed selection and configuration of ebilling and matter management solution.
  • Developed solution for and managed reconfiguration of file management database.
  • Assisted in selection and configuration of webbased contract management solution.
  • Corporate Responsibilities:

  • Prepared resolutions, consents and other corporate documents.
  • Initiated domestic corporate formations.
  • Reviewed corporate minute books and made suggestions for improved compilation.
  • Contract Administration:

  • Drafted contracts, licensing agreements and ancillary lease documents.
  • Developed extensive contract administration procedures manual.
  • Drafted and reviewed confidentiality agreements.
  • Reviewed intellectual property licensing agreements.
  •  

    Intellectual Property Responsibilities:

  • Administrator of company’s extensive domestic and international trademark and patent portfolios.
  • Developed system for marketing departments to utilize regarding trademark application issues.
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    RUSSELL CORPORATION, Atlanta, Georgia      –

    Senior Paralegal

    Initiated departmental procedures resulting in up to % reduction of legal fees paid to outside employment and trademark counsel.  Trained and supervised corporate paralegal, trademark paralegal, patent paralegal and docket clerk positions.  Selected to Mentor Company’s CEO in Reverse Mentoring Program.

    Intellectual Property Responsibilities:

  • Administrator of company’s extensive domestic and international trademark portfolio.
  • Managed outside counsel and foreign associates in litigation, trademark and employment matters.
  • Performed due diligence processes for acquisitionrelated trademark portfolios.
  • Corporate Responsibilities:

  • Initiated domestic formations and dissolutions; maintained minute books for company subsidiaries.
  • Reviewed K’s, Q’s and K’s for accuracy prior to filing.
  • Prepared resolutions, consents and other corporate documents.
  • Managed compilation of and prepared information for HartScottRodino filings.
  • Labor and Employment Responsibilities:

  • Investigated allegations of and prepared responses to Charges of Discrimination filed with EEOC.
  • Drafted severance and release agreements for all Company divisions.
  • Duties resulted in % reduction in legal fees paid to outside counsel.
  • Litigation Responsibilities:

  • Assisted outside counsel in all aspects of discovery.
  • Reviewed complaints and assisted outside counsel in drafting responses
  • Assisted outside counsel with selection of b witnesses.
  • Contract Administration:

  • Reviewed contracts, leases and licensing agreements for execution.
  • Reviewed and summarized licensing agreements during due diligence related to acquisitions.
  • Primary contact for dissemination of contracts for execution and retention.
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    SCIENT, INC., Atlanta, Georgia formerly iXL, Inc.      

    Senior Paralegal

    Administrator of Company’s domestic and international trademark portfolio. Initiated online filings of trademark applications resulting in significant cost savings. Contract Administrator for Company’s corporate office.   

    ELECTROLUX  LLC, Atlanta, Georgia       

    Paralegal

    Researched and drafted responses to discrimination charges, harassment charges and wage claims. Analyzed discovery requests and assisted outside counsel in litigation matters. Authored Paralegal Procedures Manual.  Supervised Legal Department clerk position.   

    KING & SPALDING, Atlanta, Georgia         

    Paralegal

    Assisted in document review and production related to complex litigation cases. Prepared civil court calendar to assist firm attorneys. Created and maintained extensive document index on database for use in complex litigation.   

    AMBAC INDEMNITY CORPORATION, New York, New York      

    Senior Paralegal

    Prepared insurance documents for municipal bond closings.  Assisted General Counsel in preparation of Legal Department budget.  Developed concept for and authored two Legal Department Paralegal Procedures Manuals.

    EDUCATION

    B.A., Elementary Education, Brooklyn College, Brooklyn, New York


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