BROWN UNIVERSITY, BA in French Civilization, 2007
SARAH LAWRENCE COLLEGE, MA in Creative Nonfiction Writing, 2009
One of my least favorite things is to feel that the work I’m doing is pointless. From an early age, I felt the need to do meaningful work that made a difference in the lives of others. That urge has brought me to Getman, Sweeney & Dunn, where I hope to reassure our clients that someone is on their side against companies of any size.
Eve Bates is a litigation paralegal who works closely with attorneys to ensure effective case prosecution. Before joining the firm, she worked as a case manager at a homeless shelter for families in Kingston, NY, where she helped parents navigate the world of social services and secure permanent housing. She has also worked as a monitor of children’s nutrition in childcare facilities, and as an instructor of creative writing at an afterschool program in the Bronx.