Lory Kendirjian, BSBA


Lory-Kendirjian-9-webLory Kendirjian joined Telecom Law Firm as a Legal Assistant, and later in 2014 elevated to become our paralegal upon passage of her paralegal studies at Pasadena Community College. Although it seems impossible to replace Susan Gov, who is off to Law School, we are lucky to have Lory with us.

Here a pronunciation guide to Lory’s full name: ‘Lor-ee Can-dear-g-on’

Lory is able to fluently speak, read, and write English, Arabic and Armenian. She’s also able to converse in Spanish.

Here’s a snapshot of Lory’s professional and educational background:

Professional Experience:

Telecom Law Firm, P.C. May 2014 –

Legal Assistant to attorneys Jonathan Kramer, Natalia Shparber, Tripp May, and Chris Sansone.

Law Offices of Vicken I. Simonian, Esq. February 2011- May 2014

Executive Legal Assistant

  • Analyze case facts and properly cite legal authority, and perform legal research for pretrial motions
  • Assist in development of defenses, theory of case and trial strategies
  • Prepare and file all pleadings and fees required with appropriate courts. Summons and complaints, motions, demurrers, ex partes, trial requests, defaults, judgments, writs, etc.
  • Review local rules for applicable courts, special requirements and reserve hearing dates
  • Manage the logistical complexities of preparing for a trial or closing, and manage lawyer calendar
  • Prioritize assignments and balance the demands of multiple supervisors and clients
  • Draft demand letters, negotiate firm and client matters in confidential manner
  • Conduct due diligence investigation.

One West Bank, Santa Monica, CA December 2009-February 2011

Teller Supervisor

  • Determined the dispensing and deposit mechanism of the ATM
  • Handled financial transactions in a fast paced environment
  • Handled back office reports
  • Assisted in customer service division
  • Administrative assistant to high priority customers
  • Carried out month-end bank reconciliations

US Bank, Beverly Hills, CA October 2008-August 2009

Teller/ ATM coordinator

University Education:

Haigazian University, Bachelor of Science in Business Administration (B.S.B.A), Graduated July 2008

Accredited University, United States Equivalent BSBA, Association of American International Colleges and Universities, Beirut

Certifications:

Pasadena City College, Paralegal Certificate Program, ABA Approved, Expected Graduation December 2014