A highly organized and capable attorney licensed in the state of Kentucky with substantial trial experience. Extensive background in debtor creditor relationships, contracts, insurance and corporate matters. Excellent interpersonal and written communication skills. Law degree, MBA, and Accounting Information Systems and PhD class work at the University of Cincinnati earning a Certified Information System Auditor (CISA) designation.
Gibbs Law Office, Florence KY
Attorney at Law
Conducted criminal and civil lawsuits, drew up legal documents and advised clients
as to legal rights. Executed daily operations of a legal practice. Gathered evidence in divorce, civil, criminal and other cases to formulate defense and to initiate legal action.
Wrote, designed and produced legal documents and briefs. Conducted research, interviewed clients and witnesses and handled other details in preparation for trial.
Prepared legal briefs, developed strategy, arguments and testimony in preparation
for the presentation of case. Trained staff in paralegal work. Represented client in court and before quasi-judicial and administrative agencies of government. Interpreted laws, rulings and regulations for individuals and businesses. Supervised as many as 13 employees, scheduled work hours, resolved conflicts, determined salaries. Conferred with colleagues in order to establish and verify basis for legal proceedings. Acted as trustee, guardian and executor. Successfully handled 5,500 cases, including over 1,000 bankruptcy cases. Supervised and coordinated the activities of subordinate legal personnel. Taught seminars in Accounting, IT, and Business Management at several local Colleges and Universities.
Humana, Inc Louisville KY
Manager, Accounting System Development
Devised and installed special accounting systems and related procedures in establishment which could not use standardized system. Executed daily operations of HR and Payroll systems. Wrote, designed and installed new Tandem computer system for medical clinics. Set up classification of accounts and organized accounting procedures and machine methods support for company payroll of 50,000 employees.
Was instrumental in two major projects saving Humana significant resources.
Devised forms and prepared manuals required to guide activities of bookkeeping
and clerical personnel who posted data and kept records. Trained and managed hundreds of computer users and achieved significant improvements in their productivity. Adapted conventional accounting and record keeping functions to machine accounting processes. Supervised as many as 8 employees, scheduled work hours, determined salaries.
Kentucky Finance Company Lexington KY
Manager, Computer Programming
Planned, scheduled and directed preparation of programs to process data and solve
problems by use of computers. Executed daily operations of Programming staff.
Consulted with managerial and systems analysis personnel to clarify program
intent, identify problems and suggest changes. Wrote, designed and produced HR Payroll systems for service bureau operations. Determined extent of programming and coding required for conversion of 120 Sub-office systems. Instrumental in converting from Sperry to IBM hardware. Assigned, coordinated and reviewed work of programming personnel. Trained and managed as many as 22 computer programmers and achieved significant improvements in their productivity. Developed programs from work flow charts and diagrams. Trained subordinates in programming and program coding.
PhD in Accounting Information Systems
MBA in MBA
Bachelor of Business Administration in Business Administration