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- Bachelors’ of Science degree from the University of Florida
- Bachelors’ of Science degree in Legal Administration from the University of West Florida.
Teresa has over 29 years as a board certified paralegal, working first for a full service law firm from 1987-97 dealing with cases ranging from medical malpractice and auto accidents to employment and discrimination law. Teresa joined Shimek Law in 1997, specializing in paralegal support including client relations, document discovery, pre-suit work in all types of personal injury cases, auto accident, nursing home abuse, truck and motorcycle accidents and pedestrian and bicycle claims. Teresa also conducts interviews with potential clients and communicates with insurance companies, witnesses, coordinates independent medical examinations and prepares legal briefs, pleadings and documents for trials.
Teresa is a truly gifted and knowledgeable asset to the Shimek Law firm.
PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS & MEMBERSHIPS
- Member of PLA-Paralegal Association
- State of Florida, Certified Paralegal Assistant Certificate.