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Deana Snyder

Freelancer Type:
Legal Secretary
Additional Type:
Current Status:
Member Since:
October 20, 2016
Last Login:
Oct 20, 2016


Personal Biography:I live in the Fort Lauderdale, Florida area and enjoy a very peaceful life enjoying my family and friends. I enjoy cooking, gardening, reading, blogging and just keeping up with new trends. I am from a large family from the Midwest and still get back there from time to time to visit. I pride myself in having the opportunity in growing up in the No. 1 city in the U.S. as far as quality of life and that is Papillion, Nebraska.
Experience:As an accomplished and results-driven professional with over 20 years of administrative and legal experience, I bring expertise thriving under pressure with little supervision while upholding high levels of productivity in managing critical, confidential and time-sensitive matters. Below is a snapshot of the value I can deliver in any role:

Primary background in Contracts, Real Estate and Foreclosure Litigation, including 13 years of Contested Guardianships and Probate Litigation.

Proven success managing complex legal issues and conducting comprehensive research.

Keen eye for detail with expert understanding of legal terminology, general law and legal proceedings.

Practiced at providing support, managing multiple files and implementing strategies to ensure information collation, assessment and updating.

Consistently delivers high-caliber service and fosters lasting business relationships with clients, colleagues, managers, stakeholders and governing authorities.

Communicates complex legal information to stakeholders using clear, concise language; proactive contributor committed to influencing positive change and achieving organizational goals.

Recognized as part of a dynamic team and one of the highest producers in a fast-paced environment; raised revenue by approximately $50K per month in average billable hours.

Designed and implemented a variety of reports to streamline ways to advance files; achieved and maintained a 98% customer satisfaction rating.
Awards:Paralegal Certificate
Language 1:English
Language 1 Skill:Fluent
Software Proficiency:
Advanced with typing speed of 80 w.p.m.

Practice Details

Firm Name:Legal Support Services
Street:8213 SW 24th Street
City:North Lauderdale
Business Description:I am offering freelance legal secretarial/administrative work from my home in So. Florida. Why not save yourself some money in overhead and benefits by contracting with me full-time, part-time, or on an as-needed basis.This may be particularly interesting to solo attorneys or those working virtual.

I have 20 yrs. litigation in most areas of law including elder law/probate, real estate/foreclosure, etc., and type 80 wpm. We can have your phone calls forwarded to me if you like for answering at times, and I can make phone calls to your clients, opposing counsel, and judicial staff, if needed. I can schedule hearings, meetings, and depositions as well. I am more than capable of drafting legal documentation, motions, notices, correspondence, transcription, billing, efiling, scheduling and maintaining your electronic calendar(s), electronic files, and case management system, to name a few.

Give yourself peace of mind while you practice law and let me do the rest.
Location of Work:Freelancer Office Only
Software Available:
Microsoft Word, Outlook, One Note, Excel

Fees and Contact Information
Flat Fees Available
Hourly Billing
Pricing is negotiable and as agreed upon