Category Archives: Paralegal Profile

Paralegal Profile: Jericka Lyon

Jericka Lyon is a Paralegal at the Kennelly O’Keeffe Law Firm in Fargo, ND where she specializes in Family Law. She has a Bachelors in Paralegal Studies  ~~~~~~~~~~~~ 1.    What prompted you to choose a paralegal career? My interest in becoming a paralegal dates back to a high school English class in which we were… Continue Reading

Paralegal Profile: Jay Williams, TBLS

Paralegal Profile: Jay Williams, TBLS

Jay M. Williams, TBLS, is a Litigation Paralegal with Dallas law firm Miller Weisbrod, LLP. He specializes in Civil Litigation, Personal Injury, and Medical Malpractice. Jay is also a Board Certified Paralegal – Civil Trial Law, Texas Board of Legal Specialization.                                                  ~~~~~~~~~~~~ 1.    What prompted you to choose a paralegal career?   I was in an accounting… Continue Reading

Paralegal Profile: Kerie S. Trindle Byrne, CP, PLS

Paralegal Profile: Kerie S. Trindle Byrne, CP, PLS

Keri S. Trindle Byrne, CP, PLS,  is a Legal Assistant who specializes in family law at May, Potenza, Baran & Gillespie, P.C. in Phoenix. She earned an Associates Degree in Paralegal Studies from Phoenix College. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ 1.  What prompted you to choose a paralegal career?  The paralegal profession chose me.  I was a young college… Continue Reading

Paralegal Profile: Brian Haberly, RP

Paralegal Profile: Brian Haberly, RP

1.  Where do you work and what is your job title? I am a Senior Corporate and Securities Paralegal working in the Silicon Valley for Infoblox Inc., a tech company based in Santa Clara, California, that provides Automated Network Control solutions, and that became a publicly traded company in early 2012 (NYSE: BLOX).I have been… Continue Reading

Paralegal Profile: Michele T. Pfeiffer, CLA

Paralegal Profile: Michele T. Pfeiffer, CLA

Michele T. Pfeiffer, CLAFreelance Paralegal – Orange County, California 1.     What prompted you to choose a paralegal career?  After being a legal secretary for 12 years, I evolved into doing “JD’s (aka “can you ‘Just do’ . . .?”).  Yet,  it didn’t feel right.  I went back to school and obtained my Certificate of… Continue Reading

Paralegal Profile: Mianne Besser

Paralegal Profile: Mianne Besser

Mianne Besser is a Senior Paralegal with Otten Johnson Robinson Neff & Ragonetti, P.C., in Denver, CO where she specializes in Litigation Support. She has a Bachelor of Arts Management and Business Administration (University of Phoenix, Colorado Campus), as well as a Paralegal Certificate (Denver Paralegal Institute).   ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ 1.    Why did you choose a paralegal… Continue Reading

Paralegal Profile: Brynne Williamson, PP, PLS

Paralegal Profile: Brynne Williamson, PP, PLS

Thanks to Brynne Williamson, PP, PLS for taking the time to answer The Paralegal Mentor’s Thirteen Questions! Brynne is a Paralegal with Helzell Fetterman, LLP. in Seattle, WA where she specializes in estate planning, probate and taxation. She is a graduate of the paralegal program at San Joaquin College of Law in Clovis. CA. What… Continue Reading

Paralegal Profile: Linda McGrath-Cruz, ACP, FRP

Paralegal Profile: Linda McGrath-Cruz, ACP, FRP

Thanks to Linda McGrath-Cruz, ACP, FRP of Miami, FL for taking the time to answer The Paralegal Mentor’s Thirteen Questions! Linda is a Paralegal with Arnstein & Lehr, LLP. in Miami where she specializes in Litigation – discovery and trial practice. She works primarily in the field of products liability and wrongful death defense. She… Continue Reading

Paralegal Profile: Jennifer MacDonnell

Paralegal Profile: Jennifer MacDonnell

Thanks to Jennifer MacDonnell for taking the time to answer The Paralegal Mentor’s Thirteen Questions! Jennifer is a Probate Paralegal at the law office of Kathleen D. Crane, Esq. in Torrence California. She is a 2009 Graduate of the ABA approved El Camino College Paralegal Studies Program, earning an Associates of Science Degree in Paralegal… Continue Reading