Executive Legal Assistant
As an Executive Legal Assistant with Trusted Counsel, Deborah (Debbie) focuses on providing administrative and legal support to the firm’s Partners. Her responsibilities include aiding attorneys with the preparation of corporate documents and materials, working directly with attorneys and clients during closings and corporate transactions, assisting with Federal and State Securities Filings, and working with the Internal Revenue Service and other Government offices.
Prior to joining Trusted Counsel, Debbie was an Executive Assistant to the Vice President and General Counsel of Flex-Tek Group, a U.K. headquartered group of domestic and international manufacturing companies. There, she collaborated with the business unit management, engineers, and outside counsel managing contracts, product liability matters as well as compliance and policy. Prior to that, Debbie supported the same General Counsel at Komatsu Forklift U.S.A., Inc., a Japanese held manufacturing company.
Debbie holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Health Systems Engineering from Georgia Institute of Technology and she is a Certified Meeting Professional.
Outside of the office, Debbie enjoys spending time at her second home on Edisto Island, SC with her husband and adult children. She also volunteers as a Court Appointed Special Advocate for teen foster kids and she teaches court mandated parenting classes.
B.S., Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, Georgia