Executive Legal Assistant
Georgetown University, 2023
Darren Collins is an executive legal assistant at Dowd Scheffel. Mr. Collins handles a wide range of administrative and legal assistant tasks. Mr. Collins’ responsibilities include assisting attorneys with preparing legal briefs and exhibits for filing, organizing case dockets, and tracking case deadlines. Mr. Collins also handles an array of law firm administrative duties. Mr. Collins also supports the Firm’s managing partner.
Mr. Collins graduated from Georgetown University’s College of Arts and Sciences with a Bachelor of Arts in Government and a minor in Business Administration. While at Georgetown, Mr. Collins assisted in operating the student-run "Students of Georgetown Inc," a 501(c)3 non-profit public charitable organization. Also known as “The Corp,” it is the largest entirely student-run corporation in the world, with nine subsidiary companies, including internal accounting, marketing, and IT departments.
In the summer of 2022, Mr. Collins was a Congressional Intern at the House of Representatives, where he gained valuable experience in many administrative roles, working in the D.C. office of a Congresswoman from Texas.