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Online Legal Research Assistants & Legal Secretaries

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Post your legal research project on oDesk and find professional legal researchers who can search through relevant sources of law, legislation and legal documentation to support your court case. These experienced assistants can search for patents and trademarks among legal research websites and databases; provide you with a different legal research methodology or law practice management software; and gather information about your case, from product history and origins to medical tests and sales statistics. You will also find intellectual property experts who can perform competitive research and determine whether patent, trademark, or copyright infringement has been committed against your company or website.

Legal research refers to the task of finding and gathering information necessary to support a legal case. On oDesk, the world’s largest online workplace, lawyers and law firms hire talented legal researchers and assistants — who may have professional experience in corporate law, criminal law or patent law — to conduct thorough legal research about workplace policies, consumer rights, or specific regulations. They can also draft legal documents, write detailed reports, or prepare presentations — including case studies, statutes, law reviews, or reviewing ethic and moral aspects of a subject.

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Average Legal Research Freelancer Feedback Score

Legal Research oDesk freelancers typically receive a client rating of 4.67.

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Last updated: February 1, 2015

  • Trusted & Certified Legal Consultant and Service Provider

    An award-winning lawyer, I provide all types of offshore solutions ranging from high-end such as legal research, legal memo to that of Admin Support. I provide quality legal solutions and have expertise in the legal works of India, U.S … more

    An award-winning lawyer, I provide all types of offshore solutions ranging from high-end such as legal research, legal memo to that of Admin Support. I provide quality legal solutions and have expertise in the legal works of India, U.S, U.K, Australia, Canada and other countries. My services are of High quality with cost effectiveness and timely delivery. Specializations : - Contract law - Drafting & Reviewing of contract and execution - Business law - Corporate law - Legal documents for website - Litigation Support - Case management - Criminal law - Intellectual property law - Civil law - Real Estate law - Family law - Matrimonial law (Divorce & Adoption deed) - Case summary (Summary disposal of suites) - Information technology - communications law - private international law (conflict of laws) I have performed legal services for law firms and prose clients by assisting them in drafting motions, answer to summons, notices, legal briefs, petitions and other documents.I am easily accessible at all times and to the convenience and satisfaction of clients. "Quality and timely delivery of work is guaranteed"  less

    contract-drafting legal-research drafting civil-law corporate-law criminal-law international-tax-law patent-law real-estate-law trademark-consulting 00 more less
    • $22.22 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 2 HOURS
    • INDIA
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 4 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 4 TESTS
  • Attorney

    Florida licensed attorney practicing for 4 over years in the area of litigation and bankruptcy. I assist clients with foreclosure cases, bankruptcy, short sales, loan modifications, asset protection, and financial planning. I really enjoy doing legal research and figuring out … more

    Florida licensed attorney practicing for 4 over years in the area of litigation and bankruptcy. I assist clients with foreclosure cases, bankruptcy, short sales, loan modifications, asset protection, and financial planning. I really enjoy doing legal research and figuring out a way to protect my clients. I don't like to give up and go the extra mile for everyone. I speak Albanian, Spanish and some Italian.  less

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    • $195.00 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 0 HOURS
    • UNITED STATES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 0 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 1 TEST
  • Business Management, Paralegal, Virtual Assistant

    I have years of experience in the fields of legal and business. I am a Certified Paralegal with a Bachelor's Degree in Legal Studies, Associates in Paralegal Studies and an anticipated MBA in Business Management. I have worked as … more

    I have years of experience in the fields of legal and business. I am a Certified Paralegal with a Bachelor's Degree in Legal Studies, Associates in Paralegal Studies and an anticipated MBA in Business Management. I have worked as a business paralegal for years licensing collection agencies and filing business documents. I have expertise in drafting filings for regulatory matters and legal matters. My skills include writing, business management, general virtual assistance, legal assistance, drafting pleading and legal documentation, legal research, etc. I have various administrative skills that will help me to excel even in positions outside of the legal realm. I have an excellent 10 key speed and I type 80 wpm. I would make an excellent candidate for a reasonable rate.  less

    paralegal legal-research legal-writing business-management business-plans licensing virtual-assistant 00 more less
    • $8.00 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 4 HOURS
    • UNITED STATES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 0 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 1 TEST
  • Attorney and Law Advisor

    I am a practicing Lawyer and expert in civil, criminal, company/corporate law matters, labor disputes, agreements and legal instruments etc. I have huge experience on writing and reviewing lease contracts, sponsorship agreements, sale agreements, partnership agreements etc. for my … more

    I am a practicing Lawyer and expert in civil, criminal, company/corporate law matters, labor disputes, agreements and legal instruments etc. I have huge experience on writing and reviewing lease contracts, sponsorship agreements, sale agreements, partnership agreements etc. for my clients home and abroad. Besides these I am an M.Com.(Marketing), MBA(HRM) and LL. B. I am expert in MS Word, Excel, Power Point, Data Entry, Graphics Designing, Video Uploading, Posting Survey Questionnaires, Internet Research having a very good typing speed etc. I have 20+ years' job experience in Administration & HR.  less

    civil-law corporate-law legal-writing legal-research paralegal westlaw criminal-law contract-drafting non-disclosure-agreements 00 more less
    • $20.00 HOURLY RATE
    • 4.7
    • 160 HOURS
    • BANGLADESH
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 1 PORTFOLIO ITEM
    • 6 TESTS
  • Lawyer / Attorney / Arbitrator / Mediator / MCIArb / MBA / LLB

    I am a licensed Attorney with my law degree from a nationally ranked law school. I have worked with numerous clients (individuals and companies) on various legal tasks including but not limited to drafting and reviewing various types of contracts … more

    I am a licensed Attorney with my law degree from a nationally ranked law school. I have worked with numerous clients (individuals and companies) on various legal tasks including but not limited to drafting and reviewing various types of contracts, legal research, advising on Corporate-legal and assisting in the creation and setting up of businesses. I am a skilled legal researcher and writer. I have the ability to effectively and efficiently draft contracts, memorandums and other legal documents to satisfy my clients needs. I have also earned my MBA from an accredited university and have a firm grasp of the business world. I have working knowledge of Microsoft Office and can also use Google to effectively research when needed. Memberships: 1) Qualified as Member Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (UK) 2) YIAG-London Court of International Arbitration (UK) 3) Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM-USA) 3) Punjab Bar Council as Advocate High Court (PAK) Core Expertise: i) Contracts and Agreements (Partnership, Intellectual Property Licenses, Construction, Lease, Sale, Services & Consultancy, Material supply, e.t.c.) ii) Intellectual Property Laws (Copyrights, Patents, Trademark And Design Laws) iii) Alternative Dispute Resolution / ADR / Arbitration / Mediation / Settlements iv) Company/Corporate & Partnership Laws v) Others Business Related Legal Issues vi) Employment & Labor Laws vi) Business Planning / Strategy Making vii) Policy Manuals and SOP writing viii) Human Resource and Performance Management  less

    legal-writing legal-research contract-drafting arbitration 00 more less
    • $25.00 HOURLY RATE
    • 4.9
    • 4 HOURS
    • PAKISTAN
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 0 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 7 TESTS
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  • Experience Adminstrative Assistant

    QUALIFICTIONS *Polite, respectful, and courteous manners *Responsible, efficient, and flexible *Ability to work in a fast-paced, intense environment smoothly *Competent and reliable professional, committed to top quality work *Versatile and multi-skilled person *Resourceful in solving problems and maximizing resources *Enthusiastic … more

    QUALIFICTIONS *Polite, respectful, and courteous manners *Responsible, efficient, and flexible *Ability to work in a fast-paced, intense environment smoothly *Competent and reliable professional, committed to top quality work *Versatile and multi-skilled person *Resourceful in solving problems and maximizing resources *Enthusiastic, dependable, self-motivated *Skilled in handling the public with diplomacy and professionalism *Demonstrated ability to adapt to new equipment & technology *Research skills * General Bookkeeping *Business Correspondence * Maintaining Calendar & Docketing *Transcribing dictation * Staff Training *Travel Logistics *Records Management SKILLS *In depth knowledge of Microsoft Office suites and internet telephone operations *Relevant experience in software applications such as, Excel, Assess, Outlook, PowerPoint, One Note *QuickBooks * Ability to work with several operating systems, including Windows XP, Windows 2007 and Windows 8 *Google Document management *Understanding of all Social media marketing accounts such as, Facebook, Linkedin, Twitter, Instagram and Google+ *Pacer *Summation *Time Management programs *Lexis/Nexis *Westlaw *Rapid Court *TLO *MyCase Software *Quick learner of new software applications. *Word processing – Ability to type 65 words per minute. *All the latest office equipment, such as fax, scanner and copy machine.  less

    administrative-support paralegal database-administration customer-service customer-support marketing-strategy legal-research medical-records-research legal-transcription medical-transcription legal-writing market-research hr-benefits payroll-processing 00 more less
    • $13.33 HOURLY RATE
    • 4.8
    • 1812 HOURS
    • UNITED STATES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 4 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 5 TESTS
  • Legal assistant with focus on pre and post trial motions.

    I have over seven years in the law field. Specializing in Pre and Post trial motion drafting and filing. Completed on full length novel and several short stories. Currently studying at ITT Tech in Electrical Engineering. Well versed and broad range of skills.

    legal-research document-review legal-transcription transcription ghostwriting 00 more less
    • $11.00 HOURLY RATE
    • NO FEEDBACK GIVEN
    • 0 HOURS
    • UNITED STATES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 0 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 3 TESTS
  • Experienced Accountant CPA (K),Bsc BA,MBA.

    Hello, I am an experienced Accountant and a Business development consultant with vast accounting and finance background.Clients who have enjoyed my services on oDesk describe me as a hardworking and reliable contractor. Over the last ten years,I have … more

    Hello, I am an experienced Accountant and a Business development consultant with vast accounting and finance background.Clients who have enjoyed my services on oDesk describe me as a hardworking and reliable contractor. Over the last ten years,I have worked in various organizations in different capacities and gained a lot of knowledge in office management.I have developed a range of skills that make me outstanding in my work.These include: time management;ability to work in a team across all cultures;good communication and excellent computer knowledge. I specialize on the following areas on oDesk: * Income statement preparation from Incomplete records. * Bank reconciliations * Accounts receivables and payable management. * Payroll and payment processing * Full bookkeeping services using Intuit Quick-books,Wave and Xero. * Academic and Web research * Data entry and analysis using Microsoft excel spreadsheets and SPSS I am easy to work with and flexible contractor who is looking for a long term, mutually beneficial working partnership. Regards Isaiah G.  less

    bookkeeping accounts-receivable-management accounts-payable-management ecommerce-consulting blog-writing intuit-quickbooks wave-accounting xero business-development legal-research 00 more less
    • $6.78 HOURLY RATE
    • 4.9
    • 3322 HOURS
    • KENYA
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 13 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 26 TESTS
  • Legal Consultant / Barrister (unregistered)

    I am a lawyer working for a law firm in Brighton and specialise in Commercial, Contract, Landlord and Tenant, Employment, Aviation, Family, IP and Criminal Law. Expert in contract and agreements, intellectual property and company / business law litigation, employment and … more

    I am a lawyer working for a law firm in Brighton and specialise in Commercial, Contract, Landlord and Tenant, Employment, Aviation, Family, IP and Criminal Law. Expert in contract and agreements, intellectual property and company / business law litigation, employment and international law. I can also represent clients in the Employment Tribunal. Business start-ups, business advice and legal documents examined, amended or drawn up. I also regularly practice in giving general advice in all common law fields including Crime, Family Law, Employment and Personal Injury. My work is of the highest calibre and very efficient. I am available for a conference via Skype or to be instructed by email.  less

    contract-law contract-drafting business-analysis litigation criminal-law legal-writing legal-research intellectual-property-law international-law employment-law 00 more less
    • $55.00 HOURLY RATE
    • NO FEEDBACK GIVEN
    • 4 HOURS
    • UNITED KINGDOM
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 0 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 1 TEST
  • Virtual Assistant, Bookkeeping and Payroll Specialist

    Currently providing Accountancy/Bookkeeping services and Computing solutions to my clients along with legal advice relating to Company/commercial/Income Tax Law, I have been a practicing High court lawyer and now doing chamber practice only. I have degrees in Law, Finance and Computing. .

    virtual-assistant bookkeeping payroll-processing legal-writing legal-research legal-transcription microsoft-access-programming vba database-management data-entry 00 more less
    • $10.00 HOURLY RATE
    • NO FEEDBACK GIVEN
    • 0 HOURS
    • PAKISTAN
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 0 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 4 TESTS
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