Scott Huff

Scott Huff

Chicago, IL, US




Combined Insurance, Chicago, IL, US, Independent Contractor – Claims Researcher

•Interface with a research team expressly selected to establish foundations for a project critical to future business operations
•Utilize a multitude of research and records databases to investigate and resolve unforeseen and unfamiliar obstacles
•Supervise and evaluate progress of other team members

Sep 2011 - Dec 2012

Professional Education Services Group, LLC, Caledonia, MI, US, Substitute Teacher

•Analyze and execute full-time teacher's lesson plans
•Report to various schools at designated times
•Assist students with work for any school subject
•Supervise students of all ages

Oct 2010 - Jun 2011

Inocencio-Flynn Design, Inc., Benton Harbor, MI, US, Architectural Intern

•Renovate residential interiors (flooring, paint, cabinetry, etc.)
•Survey and document buildings for rehabilitation
•Reclaim and reuse diverse materials employing innovative construction methods
•Generate improvised design solutions on job sites
•Coordinate daily tasks with supervising architect

Jul 2008 - Aug 2009

Ball State University, Muncie, IN, US, Graduate Assistant

•Collaborate with a team of faculty and students to research and generate a report on interactive learning environments for implementation on university campuses

Jan 2008 - May 2008

Kirkland & Ellis LLP, Chicago, IL, US, Project Assistant

•Accommodate multiple attorney requests and employ various print and on-line legal research methods on a daily basis
•File pleadings with several courts and coordinate service of pleadings among numerous parties
•Organize and compile monthly fee statements

Jul 2006 - May 2007

Jones Day, Chicago, IL, US, Legal Assistant

•Compose, proofread, and edit pleadings
•Collaborate daily with attorneys on various projects
•Prepare new client proposals
•Employ a variety of research methods, including the use of Westlaw and LexisNexis websites

Jan 2003 - Aug 2005


Ball State University, Muncie, IN, US, MArch, Architecture

• Three-Year First Professional Degree
• Thesis Title: Weaving Urban Complexity through a Narrative-Based Design Process: Rethinking Life’s Oscillations
• Sustainability Concentration
• International Exchange: Tecnológico de Monterrey, Monterrey, Mexico. Summer Semester, 2009
• International Exchange: McGill University, Montreal, Quebec. Spring Semester, 2009
• Grade Point Average: 3.5/4.0

May 2007 - May 2010

Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI, US, Bachelors, English

• Major: English; Cognates: Religion, Forestry
• Grade Point Average: 3.5/4.0 (five semesters on Dean’s List)

Aug 1997 - May 2001

Areas of Specialization