Christopher L. Beekman

                           christopherbeekman@hotmail.com

                                                      28 Cliffwood Drive, Neptune, NJ, 07753

                                                                                Home: 732-988-8550

                                                                                Cell: 732-996-9008

 

 

Education:                  St. Thomas University School of Law

Miami Gardens, Fl  33054

                                    Juris Doctorate, 2008 Cum Laude

 

                                    Bucknell University

                                    Lewisburg, Pennsylvania 17837

                                    Bachelor of Science in Business Management

                                    Minor in Economics

                                   

Legal Work Experiences:

                                    Beekman and Beekman (September 2008 – Present);

                                    (June – August, 2006); (July – August, 2003- 2004)

Law Clerk: Attend closings, depositions, and court hearings.

Draft legal letters and contracts, create affidavits, and conduct legal research.

 

Miami-Dade Public Defender’s Office (February 2008)

      Legal Intern

 

                                    Monmouth County Prosecutor’s Office (June – August 2007)

Summer law clerk

Drafted motions and conducted legal research.

 

Other Work Experiences:

Charles Surmonte Surveyors (August 2004 – August 2005)

 

Allaire Soccer Camp Coach (July 2004)

 

Bucknell Elite Soccer Program Coach (July 2003)

 

Neptune High School Substitute  (May – June, 2003- 2004)

                    

Bear Wagner Specialists - New York Stock Exchange 

(May 2002 – July 2002).

 

Fleet Meehan Specialists - New York Stock Exchange

                                    (May 2001 – July 2001)

 

Activities and Services:        

                                    Habitat for Humanity (Fall 2005)

 

                                    Member of Garden State Semi Pro Soccer League

(Fall 2008 – Present)                       

 

Member of Shark River Beach and Yacht Club

(Winter 2008 – Present)

           

Member of Division 1 Varsity Soccer at Bucknell University

 

Member of Pennsylvania Zeta Chapter of Sigma Alpha Epsilon National Fraternity

 

Local Community Service

 

Awards and Honors:

Dean’s List St. Thomas Law School Fall 2006, Fall 2007,

and Spring 2008. 

 

Earned Patriot League First Team Honors in 2003.

 

Was named National Player of the Week in Nov. 2003.

 

Received the Craig Reynolds Sportsmanship Award

presented yearly by Bucknell in 2003.

 

High School Salutatorian

 

Received Sportsmanship and Scholar-Athlete of the Year                   

                                              Awards in 1999.

 

Interests:                   

Soccer, Wakeboarding, Snow Skiing, Basketball, Kickball.