Open Forum for Kathleen Grimes
- Friday, June 20, 2014 from 1:00pm to 1:50pm
- Reid Hall, 101 - view map
KATHLEEN A. GRIMES, ESQ.
HIGHER EDUCATION EXPERIENCE:
Maine Maritime Academy, Castine, ME (April, 2012 - present)
Title IX Coordinator and Assistant and Advisor to the President - Developed and implemented a comprehensive Title IX program including policies and procedures, an extensive training program for faculty, staff and students and a complete database and tracking system to monitor complaints and investigation progress; perform timely, thorough and objective investigations of reports and complaints pursuant to Title IX; advise the President on a wide variety of matters concerning the Academy including diversity and Title IX issues.
Office of the Public Defender, West Chester, PA (2005-2011)
Assistant Public Defender - Provided effective legal representation for indigent criminal defendants in misdemeanor and felony cases including those charged with sexual assault crimes; performed investigations and questioned witnesses; reviewed and evaluated all pertinent documents and reports; analyzed relevant statutes and case law; ensured compliance with court rules; researched and drafted briefs, motions and petitions; assisted in administrative duties such as training and supervision of new attorneys.
Crystle, Allen, & Grimes, LLC, Lancaster, PA (1998-2004)
Attorney at Law - Represented clients in jury and bench trials, preliminary hearings, parole and probation violation hearings, forfeiture hearings, protection from abuse and indirect criminal contempt hearings; drafted briefs, motions, petitions, and appeals.
Office of the Public Defender, Lancaster, PA (1996-1998)
Assistant Public Defender - Successfully represented clients in criminal cases through every level of the legal process.
New London County Superior Court, New London, CT (1994-1996)
Assistant Law Clerk - Prepared opinions, briefs, motions, and orders in criminal, civil, business, and family matters; monitored compliance with applicable statutes, case law, and rules of court.
The Fulton Companies, Pulaski, NY (1990-1991)
Corporate Accountant - Responsible for maintenance and control of all corporate financial records and information; prepared monthly financial reports for management; responsible for the supervision of three accounting clerks.
Hercules Incorporated, Wilmington, DE (1987-1990)
Senior Auditor and Senior Accountant - Traveled throughout North America, Europe, and the Far East to examine and evaluate internal control adequacy of company subsidiaries; analyzed worldwide sales and capital expenditures.
Ernst & Whinney, Pittsburgh, PA (1985 -1987)
Senior Auditor - Examined and evaluated the financial records of a diverse client base including numerous hospitals.
Widener University School of Law, Harrisburg, PA ~ Juris Doctorate, May 1994
Pennsylvania State University, State College, PA ~ Bachelor of Science, Accounting, May 1985
University of Nice, Nice, France ~ Spring 2004
Pennsylvania - May 1996
Maine - May 2012
Candidates & On-Campus Interview Dates:
June 20th - Kathleen Grimes, Esq., Maine Maritime Academy
June 23rd - Laura Lindstrand, Esq., Washington State Human Rights Commission
July 7th - Andrew Tevington, Esq., Regional University System of Oklahoma