Published on: Mar 4, 2016
Transcripts - Popstefanov Resume
Gorgi L. Popstefanov, Esq.
4000 Massachusetts Ave., NW, #129, Washington, DC 20016 email@example.com (201) 280-0386
National Fireproofing & Insulation Company, Garfield, NJ
Legal Representative, August 2013 - Present
Counsel the office manager in legal issues pertaining to 20 contracted projects in the
NYC metropolitan area. Draft letters to and file claims against defaulting contractors to
procure payment on completed work, resulting in a 50% reduction in legal fees.
Law Offices of Robert A. Hanna, P.C., Fort Lee, NJ
Legal Intern, August 2011 - May 2013
Conducted legal research and drafted opinions on matters pertaining to real estate,
personal injury, and criminal cases in preparation for trial. Assisted in performing the
daily administrative tasks of a busy legal office.
U.S. Department of State, Washington, DC
Foreign Service Institute Fellow, June 2012 - August 2012
Trained Foreign Service Officers in language skills while completely revising the
curriculum and developing a mobile application. Achieved a 100% success rate in
preparing trainees for their pre-departure skills exam.
Cabinet of the President of the Republic of Macedonia, Skopje, Macedonia
Foreign Affairs Assistant, January 2010 - June 2010
Assisted the Advisor of Foreign Affairs in meeting the procedural criteria for
Macedonia's NATO and EU integration. Projected an accurate report on Macedonia's
then pending case in the International Court of Justice.
United Macedonian Diaspora, Washington, DC
International Policy & Diplomacy Fellow, May 2008 - December 2009
Researched and reported on political, social, and economic issues in Southeast Europe in
preparation for 400 meetings with members of the House of Representatives. Planned the
first annual UMD Global Conference accommodating 500 guests.
United States Senate, Washington, DC
Intern, September 2008 - December 2008
Aided constituents with various issues by recording constituents' opinions and concerns
in a database thereby increasing efficiency in communicating with and addressing
Seton Hall University School of Law, Juris Doctor, May 2013
Concentration in Intellectual Property, & Coursework in International Law
Activities: International Law Society (President), Philip C. Jessup International Moot Court
Competition, Eugene Gressman Moot Court Competition, Center for Social
Justice - Family Law Clinic
The George Washington University, Bachelor of Arts, May 2009
Major in International Affairs, & Concentration in Development Studies
Activities: Work-Study in Music and Geography Departments, Varsity Rowing Team