Vivian Wei is a paralegal who is dedicated to assisting the New York City employment lawyers at Phillips & Associates. Phillips & Associates is a plaintiffs’ side employment law firm that handles discrimination, harassment, and other claims at the federal, state, and local levels in New York, New Jersey, and Pennsylvania.
Ms. Wei studied at a University of California Education Abroad Program and at the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology. She graduated from UC Irvine in 2014 with a Bachelor of Arts in Business Economics and an accounting minor. She is fluent in Mandarin Chinese.
Ms. Wei has performed a range of work as a litigation paralegal at another firm, including monitoring court dockets, supporting senior attorneys, maintaining attorney calendars for wage and hour and workplace discrimination cases, conducting client intake interviews and communicating case status to clients, organizing and reviewing discovery, drafting initial complaints for discrimination and wage and hour claims, filing legal documents, calculating damages for individual and class action lawsuits, and preparing and proofreading legal documents. Prior to her work as a paralegal, she completed internal bank audits, presented audit results, and discussed status of process and best practice improvements.