Lara is in her second year as a paralegal with The Paynter Law Firm PLLC. She has been involved with a variety of cases including personal injury, wrongful death, business litigation, mass torts, and class actions. Lara has a strong communications background which enables her to interact effectively with our clients. Prior to beginning her career as a paralegal, Lara was also heavily involved in project management which has translated into strong case management skills.
Lara has training and/or extensive experience in research, writing, editing, publishing, graphic design, and team leadership. She has worked with Sharepoint and Oracle as well as various legal case management and time/billing software programs. Additionally, she is proficient in Microsoft Office including Word, Power Point, and Excel.
Lara has a B.A. in Environmental Communications from UNC-Chapel Hill where she graduated Phi Beta Kappa. While enrolled at UNC-Chapel Hill, Lara was a Johnston Scholar and a member of the Student Environmental Action Coalition.