Biography

Antwan is a paralegal with a focus in commercial real estate and trusts and estate administration. Antwan has a diverse background in corporate governance for for profit entities and a nonprofit health care system, residential and commercial real estate, probate administration, business organizations, accounts receivable, income tax preparation, banking management, and compliance.

Antwan enjoys learning and, in particular, utilizing and incorporating technology in her paralegal role.

While born and raised in Connecticut, Antwan has traveled the United States and abroad, and lived in Wyoming, North Carolina, and Tokyo, Japan, before returning to Connecticut, where she now lives. She is an active member of her family church, volunteering with the church's food pantry, assisting the Connecticut Food Bank, and becoming a charter member of the local chapter of a women's empowerment group known as the Ladies of My Sister's Keeper Inc. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her family, singing, reading, and crocheting.

Services/Industries

Education

  • Southern Connecticut State University  (B.S., cum laude)
  • New England College  (M.S.A.)
    • Forensic Accounting
  • Branford Hall Careers Institute  (Paralegal Certificate)

Memberships

  • Zeta Nu Chapter member, Delta Mu Delta
  • Presidential member, Sigma Alpha Pi

Firm Highlights

Blog

Hand Sanitizer Relief for Distilled Spirits Extension

Publication/Podcast

Webinar Materials: Avoiding Risk & Litigation in the COVID-19 Work Environment

On May 28, Verrill attorney Tawny Alvarez and MassPay's Paul Carelis presented "Avoiding Risk & Litigation in the COVID-19 Work Environment" and discussed unknowns and liabilities for businesses when returning to work begins. Our...

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Political Service

Mayor, City of Portland (2005-2006) Portland City Council (2002-2008) Portland City Council Transportation Committee, Chair (2002-2005) Jetport Master Planning Committee, Chair (2005-2007) Greater Portland Transit District, Trustee (2002-2005) Narrow Gauge Rail Alignment Committee, Chair...

Event

2020 OHRP Exploratory Workshop

Health care attorney Emily Fogler will be presenting at the 2020 OHRP Exploratory Workshop in the third session, discussing sharing responsibilities and protecting participants - redefining roles in the single IRB era. Stay tuned...

Blog

BABLO Issues Guidance on Reopening

News

PPP Loans May Trigger a Qui Tam Wave

On May 28, Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly published an article, "PPP Loans Expected to Trigger Qui Tam Wave." In response to the 2020 financial crisis due to COVID-19, the Paycheck Protection Program was launched. Litigation...

Event

Central Maine Human Resources Association Chapter Meeting: Flexible Work Options

Employment and labor attorney Tawny Alvarez will be presenting at the Central Maine Human Resources Association Chapter Meeting. This month's chapter meeting will focus on flexible work options. Tawny will discuss how policy impacts...

News

Bill is Passed for Eased Restrictions on PPP Loan

On June 3, the Senate passed the Paycheck Protection Flexibility Act, easing the restrictions on how businesses spend their Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) loans, which may allow small business owners more room for qualifying...

Publication/Podcast

PPP Math for the Self-Employed: And, Yes, There is Still Time

The Small Business Administration reports that as of May 23 it still had nearly $150 billion of untapped Paycheck Protection Program funds. The Program has been underutilized by self-employed business owners, in part due...

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Community Service

Portland Regional Chamber, Chair (2012-14) Trustee (2008-16; 2019- present) Portland Community Chamber of Commerce, President (2019- ) Trustee (2016-present) Maine State Chamber of Commerce, Trustee (2009 - present) Project Green Schools, Advisory Trustee (2017-present...