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Harmony N. Oswald

Attorney at Law; Founder & CEO Legalucy, Inc.
Legalucy is the #1 pre-lawyer legal platform on the market!
 
CA License # 312726
Phone:

408-931-1513

 

Email:

law firm:         hno@oswaldfirm.com 

legaltech:       harmony@legalucy.com

 

Mailing Address:

117 Bernal Road, Suite 70-179

San Jose, CA 95119

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   2019      Top Veteran Owned Business CEO

2020-21   Book of Lists, Cover(See also pg.91)

Harmony N. Oswald, Esq. 

Work style: brave and confident leader, emotionally intelligent communicator 

Outside of the office: wife, mother, daughter, sister, and friend 

  • married for 18 years

  • mother of two amazing young adults; daughter is a pre-vet student at UC Davis and son will be attending UC Hastings College of the Law in fall 2022

  • U.S. Army First Infantry Division Veteran - served as a broadcast journalist overseas

  • former NBC Fear Factor contestant

  • loves the ocean, autumn, art, books, hiking, and traveling

 
EXPERIENCE
2018-Present

Founder & CEO

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LEGALUCY, INC.

Legalucy is a patent pending, interactive pre-lawyer assistant technology empowering small business owners to narrow down issues prior to going to a lawyer. In 2019, Legalucy was invited to moderate the "Current Trends in IP Valuation" session at the International IP Law Association's 4th Annual Meeting, and the Silicon Valley Business Journal selected Legalucy for their "Top Veteran Owned Business" list. In Nov. 2020, Legalucy was again featured by the Silicon Valley Business Journal, and was later selected for the cover of the 2020-2021 Silicon Valley Business Journal Book of Lists (see also Banking & Finance section, page 91). As of 2022, Legalucy has provided over 19,500 legal solutions and served over 3,500 users.

2020-Present

Litigation Attorney

OSWALD LAW FIRM

  • Finance Litigation and Enforcement, Creditor Rights

  • JP Morgan Chase, Capital One, Target, Bank of America, Citibank, Macy’s, Ascentium Capital, Maxim Commercial Capital, Comerica Bank, Alliance Funding, and more

  • CA licensed attorney since 2016

After working at Hunt & Henriques and Wright Law Group as a finance litigator and establishing an undefeated trial record- winning 16 trials to obtain judgment in favor of my client plus costs, in January 2022, I launched Oswald Law Firm to focus on results driven CA commercial finance enforcement. I help clients to meet their goals by drafting and sending demand letters, leading effective, pro-active campaigns to locate and collect collateral quickly, filing lawsuits, preparing and filing default packages, engaging in discovery (Request for Admissions, Request for Production of Documents, Special Interrogatories, Form Interrogatories), making various Civil appearances (CMC, MSC, TSC, TRC, OSC), making law and motion appearances (RFA, JOP, MSJ), drafting oppositions, engaging in settlement negotiations, drafting payment plans and stipulated judgment agreements, completing trial preparation including working with witnesses, appearing at trials, conducting post-judgment asset investigations, leveraging all available post-judgment remedies to turn assets into funds through possession and sale of personal and business property, real estate, garnishment of wages, and bank accounts, and providing analysis and advice regarding the course of action most likely to succeed in the collection of assets. 

2017-2018

Founder & Managing Attorney

PARAZIM

Parazim law firm handled corporate transactional and intellectual property related matters such as corporate entity selections, formations, and conversions, drafting bylaws, stock incentive plans, restricted stock purchase and shareholder agreements, advice regarding corporate procedures and risk management, financing assistance, securities law compliance, IP protection, brand development, customized counseling, and "pre-made legal form" document review. We provided trustworthy guidance to ensure clients most effectively met their goals.

2016

Legal and Business Consultant

2015

High Tech Intern

HACKERS/FOUNDERS

Provided legal and business consulting on international matters. 

GOOGLE, INC.

I negotiated an agreement and drafted an engagement letter between Google and Santa Clara University. I worked with patent counsel, interviewed an inventor, and wrote a defensive patent publication, "Ranking Content Suggestions Based on Calendar Data," April 2015, published HERE. 

2015

 Legal Clinic Intern

SANTA CLARA ENTREPRENEURS' LAW CLINIC

I provided transactional legal services to Silicon Valley startups. Tasks included conducting client intake interviews, performing conflict checks, drafting engagement letters, case planning, drafting a trademark advice memo, drafting a corporate entity selection and formation memo, drafting a regulatory compliance memo, drafting a release and limitation of liability form, and drafting a terms of service and privacy policy.

2015

 Legal Extern

2000-2009

Journalist

1997-1999

Soldier and Journalist

CA LAWYERS FOR THE ARTS

I conducted research, writing, and was a national conference guest speaker discussing IP law for prisoner artists. View the published piece, "Creative Freedom Behind Bars" HERE

FOX 8 AND ABC 23 NEWS

I investigated and reported on relevant, breaking news to meet strict newsroom deadlines. 

U.S. ARMY FIRST INFANTRY DIVISION 

While upholding general military duties as a soldier in the U.S. Army stationed in Wurzburg, Germany, I worked as a 46R Broadcast Journalist to communicate Department of Defense policies and programs via media distributed by Armed Forces Network Europe.

 
EDUCATION
2013-2016

Juris Doctor

SANTA CLARA LAW

High Tech Law Certificate with Honors

High Tech Excellence Award

Entrepreneurs Law Clinic, Writing Contest Winner

Gender and the Law, Witkin Award

2009-2013

Bachelor's Degree

PENN STATE UNIVERSITY

Bachelor of Arts in Law and Society, Summa Cum Laude

President’s Freshman Award

President’s Sparks Award

Evan Pugh Scholar Award

1998

Diploma in Broadcast Journalism

DEFENSE INFORMATION SCHOOL

Army Achievement Medal for International Broadcast Journalism

1998

Basic Combat Training

1997

Associate Degree

U.S. ARMY TRAINING CENTER

Superior Performance Award

BRADLEY ACADEMY/ THE ART INSTITUTE

Graphic Design

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