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									                       RACHEL G. MCCONOUGHEY
1700 Nantuckett Lane, Apt. 104                                               Rachel.McConoughey@gmail.com
Charlotte, North Carolina 28270                                                              (843) 425-3006

EDUCATION
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTH CAROLINA SCHOOL OF LAW, Columbia, South Carolina
Juris Doctor, May 2008                                 Grade Point Average: 3.32
       Southeastern Environmental Law Journal, 2007 Symposium Planning Committee
       Phi Delta Phi                                   Pro Bono Program

AGNES SCOTT COLLEGE, Decatur, Georgia
Bachelor of Arts, May 2005
Political Science major, Spanish minor                  Grade Point Average: 3.73 Magna Cum Laude
       Letitia Pate Evans academic scholarship
       Mortar Board National College Senior Honor Society, alumnae chairperson
       Women in Cable and Telecommunications mentor program
       Public Leadership Education Network, Women in Law and Public Policy conference

UNIVERSITY OF EDINBURGH, Edinburgh, Scotland
Study abroad program through Agnes Scott College in conjunction with Butler University, January to June 2004

EXPERIENCE
Contract Attorney, Huron Consulting Group                            Rock Hill, South Carolina, August 2008 to present
Reviewed documents for relevance and privilege in large-scale financial litigation cases

Contract Attorney, John Taylor & Associates                        Charlotte, North Carolina, March 2009 to present
Wrote legal memos for bankruptcy proceedings, prepared complaints, demand packages, and discovery requests for
various civil cases.

Law Clerk, Office of the Attorney General of South Carolina, Medicaid Fraud Control Unit
Columbia, South Carolina, October 2006 to April 2008
     Assisted in prosecution of various civil and criminal offenses, focusing on fraud-related crimes
     Created Power Point presentations for office Director’s lectures at national conferences
     Researched various points of civil and criminal law
     Edited alternative versions of the South Carolina False Claims Act
     Participated in negotiations of multi-state civil and criminal settlement agreements
     Devised a training notebook for new attorneys
     Facilitated trial preparations

Research Assistant, University of South Carolina School of Law Columbia, South Carolina, May to September 2006
Performed research for multiple professors, formatted citations, and proofread and edited drafts of professors’ work

Summer Camp Counselor, Chesterbrook Academy                              Columbia, South Carolina, June to August 2005
Planned daily activities for twenty third-graders, mediated disagreements, and developed rules of conduct for campers

Legislative Intern, League of Women Voters – Georgia                        Atlanta, Georgia, January to February 2005

SKILLS
Licensed to practice law in North Carolina           Proficient in Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Access
LexisNexis certified and experienced in Westlaw      Intermediate skill in reading, writing and speaking Spanish
Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Accredited Professional
AFFILIATIONS
American Bar Association            Silent Partners mentor program
North Carolina Bar Association      League of Women Voters – Charlotte-Mecklenburg
Charlotte Women’s Bar Association   Sustainable North Carolina
           RACHEL G. MCCONOUGHEY
                  1700 Nantuckett Lane
                          Apt. 104
              Charlotte, North Carolina 28270
                      (843) 425-3006
             Rachel.McConoughey@gmail.com




                      REFERENCES


Charles W. Gambrell, Jr.
Assistant Deputy Attorney General
Director, Medicaid Fraud Control Unit
Office of the Attorney General of South Carolina
P. O. Box 11549
Columbia, South Carolina 29211
agbgambrel@ag.state.sc.us
(803) 734-3660


William G. Flowers
Director of Faculty Research Support
University of South Carolina School of Law
701 Main Street
Columbia, South Carolina 29208
flowers@law.sc.edu
(803) 777-7785

								
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