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Xiomara Badano

Xiomara Badano

Artist/Illustrator/Writer/Advanced Law Student/Des...

Argentina - Last active: 11/26/2014 - Tests: 5 - Portfolio: 10

I'm a Senior Law Student with a degree in Artistic Drawing and a huge love for art, design, writing, internet and languages. Being born and educated in Argentina, I'm a native Spanish speaker with excellent grammar and spelling skills. I'm also fluent in English, a language that has been part of my everyday online life and communication for years. My wide range of interests has allowed me to develop a creative mind and skills in different areas. I'm a quick learner, an enthusiastic researcher, and I have taught myself several subjects from basic piano to solving software and OS problems. I'm looking for new challenges to improve my skills and gain experience. My skills include: +Illustration: I have loved drawing and painting since I was a child, and I took extracurricular art classes since I was in Elementary School. I got a degree in Artistic Drawing when I was still in High School. My interest in computers and digital media led me to self-teaching digital painting and edition. +Design: I love designing. Although I don't have any formal education in this field, my artistic background has made me both creative and critical when it comes to graphic design. I think aesthetical beauty and harmony are key elements in any design work. My skills in Adobe photoshop and similar programs are self-taught, and I'm always open to learning to work with new programs and tools. +Writing: I have always found written communication to be the best for me. I can write anything, from articles or academic papers to fiction or poetry, in either English or Spanish. I have experience in blogging, forum discussions, essays, academic writing and legal writing. I love writing short stories and poetry too, and I plan to start working on a novel once I graduate. Becoming a published author is one of my biggest dreams. +Legal: I'm just a few finals and a thesis from graduating from Law School, and I have already finished the legal practice courses required by my program. I have also participated in some of my University's teams for moot court competitions, which have given me more experience in legal writing in both Spanish and English. Since I study in an Argentinian University, I'm more familiar with Civil Law, especially Argentinian Law. However, the competitions I was involved with belonged to the fields of International Public Law and International Commercial Arbitration, so I have experience in legal research on those topics. +Translation: I have been an amateur English-Spanish/Spanish-English translator for some online communities I was/am part of. I'm fluent in English, and writing has always been my strongest skill. Spanish is my native language, and I come from a field of study that requires a strong command of language. I am the main English-Spanish translator in my current research team at University, and I have even done successfully some French-Spanish translations of legal instruments and case law, despite my level of French being basic. +Microsoft Office: My High School's Computer Science syllabus focused mostly in Microsoft Word, Power Point and Excel. I even tutored a few classmates in Excel. +Other: I was a forum admin years ago. By doing research online, I have learned by myself how to solve most of the computer-related problems presented to me, and I keep learning. I worked as a Sales Promoter and Pollster for a tourism company during summer.

$5.56 /hr
0 hours
5.00
Dorian E.

Dorian E.

Contracts Specialist, Paralegal and Graphic Design...

United States - Last active: 05/30/2014 - Tests: 2 - Portfolio: 3

Specialties: Writing, editing, story-board, online communities, compliance, social media, consultation, legal research and writing, civil & criminal procedure, patent application, public health, pharmaceuticals, medical/legal research, consumer protection, IP Law, Unity, UDK, Blender, Graphic/Level & character design

$16.67 /hr
0 hours
5.00
Nat N.

Nat N.

Makes your words - and ideas - fit to print.

United States - Last active: 07/01/2014 - Tests: 1 - Portfolio: 2

Everyone has something to say. I can help you express it. With an eclectic background spanning law, marketing, design, creative writing, and philosophy, I can help you convey complex ideas with poise, clarity, and impact. I write and edit with both speed and precision to accurately inform, entertain, or persuade, all depending on your needs. Tight deadlines and budgets don't scare me; I meet and often beat turnaround and cost estimates on a daily basis. My services cover a wide spectrum of print and online projects, including: * Proofreading. * Editing. * Ebooks & Online Publications. * Legal Editing. * Legal Writing. * Mentoring. * Resumes & Cover Letters. I enjoy working with businesses and individuals to creatively express their key messages, and delight in helping promising first-time authors prepare their manuscripts for publication. I am available to provide legal research and corresponding memoranda to help you understand the laws of any state; please note, however, that I do not provide legal advice. Services provided through Elance are not done performed in an attorney-client capacity.

$28.00 /hr
0 hours
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Vladimir Ghilien

Vladimir Ghilien Agency Contractor

Copywriter | Translator | Social Media Manager | M...

Moldova - Last active: 14 days ago - Tests: 7 - Portfolio: 10

I've been working as a copywriter and web content writer since 2009 with some minor writing experience for a few local magazines. My translator experience goes back to 2003. So, if you are looking for a good Russian-English/English-Russian translator or are in need of some high-quality and sophisticated content, you've found the right man for the job. I also found myself to be a marketing savvy by working as a Marketing Director in a local IT company - Weekend Technologies, LLC. I'm looking for jobs that will develop my professional skills, as well as simply develop my world view. I'm looking for clients, who are ready to provide a constant amount of work, whether translation, wirting, SMM, Email marketing, marketing research, etc. - you name it! I agree to work with any content, except for only pornography and expressed violence.

Associated with: Weekend Technologies, LLC
$14.44 /hr
3,812 hours
4.76
Luris Barrios

Luris Barrios

Graphic Artist for Corp. Identity and Book Covers

Panama - Last active: 12/14/2014 - Tests: 1

I'm a human rights lawyer, I have my own firm, but I've been working on graphic desing since before I graduated. I'm a freelancer graphic designer for corporate identity and book covers. Also I'm a freelancer Editor and book layout designer (diagram).

$25.00 /hr
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Bakhtiar Amaludin

Bakhtiar Amaludin

Accounting and Software Development Specialist

Indonesia - Last active: 05/21/2014 - Tests: 3 - Portfolio: 3

Introduce myself, I am an independent software developer. Background My education is accounting, but I have also developed my skill in the field of computer programming programmer. The combination of those skills make me well understand to develop good business application. I ever worked with some of the development of accounting software and some office applications. In addition I also have the ability in the field of financial audit. I can operate some spreadsheet and data analysis software very well. Indeed, I am hard worker and creative person, hoping to find best cooperation with you.

$5.56 /hr
0 hours
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Cassie White

Cassie White

Experienced Assistant with a background in Law and...

United States - Last active: 07/31/2014 - Tests: 6

I have my Associates degree in Paralegal Studies, and I am working on my Associates degree in Court Reporting/Closed Captioning. I have worked as a legal assistant, transcriber, sales representative, and pharmacy assistant. My work history gives me the skills to work diligently and proficiently in research and data entry, transcription (both legal and medical), legal research, and secretarial work. I am a young, driven student with a diverse skill set that can be an asset to a variety of companies.

$11.11 /hr
0 hours
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Frank Gipson

Frank Gipson

Graphic Designer, Songwriter, Juris Doctorate

United States - Last active: 06/27/2014 - Tests: 4 - Portfolio: 2

I have a lot of skills in a lot of different areas. For starters, I am an artist. I do drawings in pencil, ink, charcoal, and other mixed mediums. I also do graphic art using the iPad and a program called ProCreate. Next, with an English degree under my belt, I am a writer. I write stories, poems, songs, and I also do business writing, legal writing. I am also a very adpet editor and proofreader. Lastly, I have a juris doctorate degree which means I am qualified to do legal research and legal writing. I can also help with grant writing.

$16.67 /hr
0 hours
0.00
Onella Lue

Onella Lue

Multifaceted Professional

Jamaica - Last active: 06/04/2014 - Tests: 1

I have experience in customer relations and customer service, social media marketing and research, product advertising and sales, product management and advertising, fashion design and fashion illustration. I also am a trained Attorney, with an LLB-Bachelors of Laws from the University of the West Indies. I am awaiting calling to the Bar of the Commonwealth Caribbean In November 2014. I also have strengths in manually creating carnival or samba costumes, wings and headpieces. I own and operate a small non-profit company that designs and sells these costumes in Jamaica. For more in depth information on my qualifications you can view my online resume here: http://www.linkedin.com/profile/view?id=155301734&trk=nav_responsive_tab_profile

$22.22 /hr
0 hours
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