Administrative Assistant / Paralegal / Bookkeeper / Accounting Assistant

LILIANA FISTEL
8751 Commodity Circle #14
Orlando, FL. 32819
(954) 562-1129
E-MAIL: lilianafistel@hotmail.com
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OBJECTIVE Maximize my skills in general office, business and law management to positively contribute with company goals.

EDUCATION 1983-1985
Office Systems Technology Bilingual Course (English and Spanish), Graduated in June 1985
1990-1992
Certified Paralegal, Graduated in May 1992
1994
Licensed Real Estate Sales, Approved in December of 1995 with active license linked to a Broward County Real Estate Broker.

SKILLS AND
DESIGNATION I have ample experience in Accounting, Financial Reporting. Fluent in simultaneous translation English/Spanish, Spanish/English, including Legal document Control in both languages.

I possess extensive interpersonal communication skills and experience. I am energetic, enthusiastic, enjoy working with people and I am a quick learner of new skills.

Highly motivated, exceptionally organized and work very well without supervision.

Microsoft Windows Applications: Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint and general internet website management including online payment processing for accounts receivable/accounts payable and PayPal.
Law related programs: Word Perfect, Abacus Law and Immigration Plus, ImmPro 37 and PCLaw
Bookkeeping Applications: Quick Books

WORK EXPERIENCE 2009-2013
Fistel Law Group, P.A. Coconut Creek, Florida.
Foreclosure Defense Law Practice
Accounting Manager
- Management of 4 bank accounts
- Accounting maintenance including internal controls to financial issues and general ledgers
- Preparation of monthly financial reports and reporting packages
- Clients Account Management, Accounts Receivable and Collections. Client/Law Firm Relations
- Vendors Account Management, Accounts Payable
- Clients Cost Account including Trust Account disbursements

2003-2009
Law Offices of Fistel & Associates, P.A., Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Paralegal/Legal Assistant to Senior Attorney
- General Paralegal duties related to Labor/Employment Law.
- Draft Pleadings and prepare cases to be filed in Federal and Circuit Courts.
- Case time billing and Calendar maintenance and scheduling clients.
- Case Management and Document Control
- General Client/Firm Correspondence
- Accounts Payable and Accounts Receivable Bookkeeping in QuickBooks

1989-2003
Law Offices of F. Scott Fistel, P.A., Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Paralegal/Office Administrator-Legal Assistant to Senior Attorney.
- General Paralegal duties related to Labor/Employment and Immigration practice of Law
- Initial contact and interview with clients
- Draft agreements of representation
- Data entry/intake sheets for new clients
- Attending Political Asylum hearings and serving as Interpreter/Translator
- Completion of legal forms and supporting documentation regarding individual cases from Spanish speaking clients.
- Calendar maintenance and scheduling clients
- Management of office staff including direct employee/employer relations
- Case Management
- Bookkeeping of four bank accounts.
- Management of Accounts Payable and Accounts Receivable.
- Training of new office staff

REFERENCES Available upon request.

  • ID#: 72306
  • Location: Orlando, FL , 32819

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