Sofia Shaw is a paralegal in the Minneapolis office of Barnes & Thornburg, where she is a member of the Finance, Insolvency and Restructuring Department.
Sofia assists with maintaining court deadlines for lawsuits in bankruptcy, federal and state courts. She processes incoming discovery requests, drafts responses and outgoing discovery requests to opposing counsel, and assists with document production. Sofia also prepares and files proofs of claim and fee applications.
Prior to joining Barnes & Thornburg, she was a bilingual paralegal at a private plaintiff's firm and a bilingual paralegal for the in-house counsel of Farmers Insurance Exchange. She also taught English in Spain in 2009 and 2010 through a grant with the Spanish Ministry of Education.
Turnaround Management Association (TMA) Transaction of the Year, 2018