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Successful attorney and consultant with proven track record in creating solutions to accomplish objectives, resolve disputes, and preserve relationships. Creates client satisfaction by identifying and resolving issues through early awareness, prompt acknowledgment, and timely action.
Juris Doctorate, Washington University in St. Louis
M.B.A., WashingtonUniversity in St. Louis
B.S. Industrial Engineering, KansasStateUniversity
Professional Licenses: Attorney in the States of Connecticut, Arizona and Texas; Engineer in the State of Missouri.
The Law Office of Andrew Briggs
Attorney & Litigation Consultant
·Worked with general and outside counsel to defend client against over 38 claims/lawsuits filed by contractors.
·Assisted general and outside counsel in developing and responding to pre-trial discovery requests and taking depositions.
·Successfully negotiated and drafted numerous settlement agreements.
·Represented both homeowners and contractors regarding complaints before the Registrar of Contractors.
·Advised client on starting internet-based freight matching service, including strategy, business formation, intellectual property, consultant agreements and vendor agreements.
·Represented client in successful recovery of money lost in telemarketing fraud.
Noble Construction Equipment, Inc. Lubbock, TX
March 2002-February 2004
Acquisition and Leadership Team
·Worked on the Acquisition and Leadership teams to facilitate purchase, transition, and sale of distressed businesses.
·Acquired new product lines through successful analysis, due diligence, and negotiation.
·Drafted acquisition, non-compete, lease, confidentiality and independent contractor agreements.
Anheuser-Busch Companies, Inc.
St. Louis, MO
May 1989-August 1999
Design Team Leader, Site Manager, Project Engineer
· Led cross-functional teams to scope, design, appropriate, construct and start-up capital investment projects.
· Negotiated contract disputes with contractors and assisted outside counsel with litigation defense.
· Created scopes of work, bid packages, schedules, estimates, budgets, and progress reports.
· Led consultants in developing feasibility studies required by Chinese government for obtaining their approval of expansion project.