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Scott Siddons JD MBA firstname.lastname@example.org ●214-763-4359 (M) C-LEVEL EXECUTIVE AND GENERAL COUNSEL Accomplished legal professional with C-Level experience as President/General Counsel. Both law firm and in-house experience combine with a strong academic background in both law and business to solve everyday business challenges. Extensive experience in handling all types of commercial litigation, mergers and acquisitions, real estate, insurance, and risk management. I am looking to join a successful organization that seeks a valued team member that possesses a strong work ethic and solid business judgment. ___________________________________________________________________ Commercial Litigation ● Contract Drafting and Negotiation ● Construction Law ● Mergers and Acquisitions ● Real Estate ● Employment Law ● Personal Injury Law ● Insurance ● Risk Management ● Bank Financing ● Private Equity Financing ● Sales team management ● Strategic Planning ● Process Improvement ● Customer Relations ● Operations ● Due Diligence _________________________________________________________________ PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE SJSA HOLDINGS LLC/ESSENTIAL ENERGY SERVICES INC. Dallas, Texas President |General Counsel 2008 to 2012 Spent approximately one year evaluating businesses for acquisition Handled all aspects of the negotiations with the seller, drafting of legal documents, due diligence and raising of financing from banks, private equity and investors Negotiated deal to purchase Essential Energy Services Inc. which designed and installed energy efficient lighting systems in commercial businesses. For two years, responsible for all day to day activities in the business. Oversaw all aspects of operations, sales, legal, and finance for the business. Managed 65 employees in four offices across the U.S. and projects in multiple states Doubled the sales force and added a location in the Atlanta area As General Counsel drafted and negotiated all subcontracts, prime contracts, RFP’s, supplier agreements, vendor contracts, master agreements, and work orders o Also had substantial employment law responsibilities including wage and hour compliance, DOL investigations, non-compete agreements, and employment contracts o In charge of overseeing bids of state and federal projects GRIFFITH NIXON DAVISON P.C. Dallas, Texas Shareholder |Partner 1999 to 2008 With three other partners managed the firm as it grew from 10 to 17 lawyers and the firm’s revenue rose approximately 70% First chair trial experience in over 40 jury trials and arbitrations and participated in over 200 mediations of all types of commercial disputes. Drafted and negotiated prime contracts, including fixed price, cost plus, GMP, and EPC contracts. Also negotiated subcontracts, supplier agreements, construction management agreements, real property leases, master agreements, vendor agreements, and surety agreements. Litigated general and subcontractor claims, partnership disputes, lien and bond claims, real estate disputes, surety claims and insurance claims. Developed strategies for clients to help them avoid litigation and manage risk in all aspects of their businesses JOHNSON & SYLVAN P.C. Dallas, Texas Shareholder |Partner 1991 to 1999 With five other partners managed an insurance defense firm that grew by 33% while a shareholder Litigated all types of auto, general liability, and homeowners insurance claims Managed a docket with an average of one hundred and forty cases that involved all types of insurance and tort claims Developed ability to think quickly while giving presentations as lead counsel in numerous trials and court hearings Effectively conducted thousands of settlement negotiations to end litigation before the disputes proceeded to trial EDUCATION SOUTHERN METHODIST UNIVERSITY 2008 o Master of Business Administration; Dallas, TX With Honors Relevant Courses: Business Finance, Financial and Managerial Acct. Finance Case Studies, Leadership, M&A, Intl. Finance THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS SCHOOL OF LAW 1991 o Licensed in Texas AV Rated Lawyer SOUTHERN METHODIST UNIVERSITY 1988 o Bachelor of Business Administration; Dallas, TX Cum Laude Majors: Finance and Real Estate and Urban Land Economics HOBBIES and INTERESTS Avid golfer, international travel, saltwater fishing, outdoor grilling and coaching children’s athletic teams REFERENCES Available upon request
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