Hope Bergquist, Senior Manager, Corporate Counsel with Treliant, is skilled in contract review and negotiation. She has experience in the areas of legal compliance, legal research, and reviewing and closing bank loans.
Prior to joining Treliant, Hope was in private practice for a litigation firm. She represented a large variety of clients, including companies involved in contract disputes and real property disputes. While working for the law firm, she revised the firm’s administrative procedures in order to increase efficiency and ensure compliance with all relevant laws. She also assisted clients in drafting and negotiating various types of contracts. Before practicing, she clerked for a South Carolina Circuit Court Judge and externed for a United States District Court Judge. In addition, she co-founded a free legal clinic, providing legal services to low-income individuals.
Hope received her J.D. from the Charleston School of Law where she was a member of the Federal Courts Law Review and the Moot Court Board. She obtained a B.A. in English from the College of Charleston. She is a member of the Bars of the District of Columbia and the States of South Carolina and Alabama.