Rene has been the firms paralegal for over ten years. She has over 23 years of extensive experience in the preparation, filing and maintenance of Chapters 7, 11, and 13 bankruptcy cases including 3 years of experience as the Senior Account Analyst for the Middle District of Florida, Orlando Division Chapter 13 Trustee, Laurie K. Weatherford.
Her most recent activity has been training attorney’s staff to prepare and file Chapter 7 & 13 bankruptcy petitions; to prepare chapter 13 plans; and to prepare a chapter 13 case for confirmation. In addition, she has held three bankruptcy workshops in the Middle District of Florida Orlando Division which included bankruptcy petition preparation; preparing chapter 13 cases and how to prepare for chapter 13 confirmation and a seminar for Chapter 13 Preparation for the Southern District of Florida which was approved for CLE Credit by the Florida Bar.
Rene is a Native Floridian. Before her extensive training in the bankruptcy field, she served three years in the U.S. Army where she worked as an administrative specialist for the Office Chief of Staff, Program Budget Data Management Division at the Pentagon in Washington DC. Upon receiving her honorable discharge, she was employed by the National Guard Bureau’s Inspector General’s Office where she continued providing administrative support to military staff.