6130 Sound Avenue, Mattituck, NY 11952
HOFSTRA UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF LAW, Hempstead, NY
Juris Doctorate, anticipated, May 2010
•GPA: 3.11; Rank: 174/326
•Activities: Moot Court Association Member, 2008; Law School Tele-pledge, 2008
UNIVERSITY OF RICHMOND, Richmond, VA
Bachelor of Arts in Political Science, Minor in History, May 2004
•Activities: Richmond Rowing Club, September 2000-May 2004; Alumni Association Member, Conduct interviews of prospective students. Fall 07-current
McCain/Palin for president- currently
Bill Manger for Congress in NY's 1st district
UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE,
WHITE HOUSE LIAISON, Washington D.C.
Export Enforcement Intern, June-August 2008
•The Division of Export Enforcement regulates dual-use exports.
•Researched and drafted various materials for Export Enforcement Agents.
•Researched and presented legislative history on Antiboycott compliance.
•Assisted in editing of Export Enforcement materials for publication.
•Researched and compiled a rubric used by Export Enforcement agents in licensing analysis.
•Researched and drafted briefing papers on export control laws in various countries including China, Russia, and United Arab Emirates.
CHRIS DANTES CONSTRUCTION CORPORATION, Mattituck, NY
Project Manager, September 2004-September 2007, Carpenter part time, 1997- 2004
•Assisted with initial interview process with owner and/or architect.
•Compiled and drafted proposals for new projects.
•Updated clients on progress of projects and managed change orders.
•Coordinated sub-contractors and ordered materials as well as managed change orders.
•Successfully managed the construction or renovation of several homes and completed various maintenance contracts.
•Built and maintained company’s website (www.chrisdantesconstruction.com).
•Kept projects running on schedule and within budget.
THE KEENEY CORPORATION, Richmond, VA
Intern, Spring 2003
•Keeney Corporation is a lobbying firm that lobbies the Virginia General Assembly.
•Identified, tracked, and reviewed all legislation introduced to assist with identifying measures of impact and/or interest to eight diverse accounts.
•Drafted, edited, and proofread amendments prepared and offered on behalf of clients.
•Researched and drafted position papers and testimony of healthcare and gas station related issues for distribution and/or presentation to legislators.
Development seminar on Export Administration Regulations, July 22, 2008.
Overview of Export Administration Regulations and licensing requirements.