R E S U M E
Judith L. Wertz
Address: 3480 Goldeneye Lane
St. Cloud, Florida 34772
Mailing address: Post Office Box 593565
Orlando, FL 32859-3565
8/94 to 2/04 GrayRobinson, f/k/a Gray, Harris & Robinson, P.A., 301 E. Pine Street, Suite 1400, Orlando, FL 32801. Receptionist, greeting clients, scheduling conference rooms, preparing daily conflict report for new client/matters and helping accounting with billing information. Also have worked as Legal Secretary to Don Gibson in litigation and Mike Wright, Peggy Hoyt, Martha McIntosh in the Real Estate Department. Worked as Word Processor for 2 years and have helped in Accounting inputting time entries and information into time and billing system, CMS, for filling purposes. Also, while working in Word Processing input time entry for approximately 40 attorneys while firm was in the process of getting all outlying offices networked into the time and billing program.
2/93 to 8/94 Lowndes, Drosdick, Doster, Kantor & Reed, P.A., 215 N. Eola Drive, Orlando, FL. Legal Secretary for one partner and one associated in Litigation Department. LDDK&R was a large firm with approximately 65 attorneys. I served as secretary to R. Kimbark Lee and John G. Morris. Mr. Lee was a Partner who specialized in medical malpractice litigation. We worked on the team concept and even though we were assigned to a specific attorney, we worked for other attorneys on the litigation team and occasionally for other attorneys in the firm.
4/91 to 8/92 Meyer, Capel, Hirschfeld, Muncy, Jahn & Aldeen, P.C., 301 West Church Street, Champaign, IL. Legal Secretary to Peggy C. Thompson, Shareholder who specialized in Estate Administration, Estate Planning, Probate Law, Utility Law. Guardianships and Real Estate. I was responsible for all typing and other secretarial duties including copying, getting Federal Express packages ready and preparing real estate files for closing including ordering title work, working up settlement sheets (HUD-1) preparing deeds, etc. We cross-trained so we knew how to cover other desks when other secretaries were gone. Ms. Thompson was the Champaign County Guardian Ad Lidem when I worked with her. (My married name when I worked here was before my late husband died so my last name was Oâ€™Bryan.)
6/90 to 4/91 Hinshaw & Culbertson, Urbana, IL. Legal Secretary for two attorneys. Serving as secretary preparing all pleadings, correspondence, scheduling of depositions, hearings, and calendaring of dates for same. Responsibilities included all my own copying, preparation of mail (postage), Federal Express packages, and other items for deliveries, faxing documents, receiving deliveries and answering telephone. Hinshaw & Culberson are primarily an insurance defense litigation firm representing insurance companies in their defense work.
Unity Senior High School
Tolono, IL Graduate
Parkland College Completed and passed Real Estate 110
At one time held Illinois inactive Sales
Personâ€™s Real Estate License
Other I am a Notary for the State of Florida
References provided upon request.