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Hire a freelance legal writer today to draft contracts, statutes, affidavits and other legal documents. Legal writers, paralegals, legal assistants and contract writers are here to help with everything from legal letters to writing a will.

Legal writing is a form of technical writing used by lawyers, legislators and other legal professions to produce legal documents and express legal analysis. Affidavits, torts, litigation, contracts, legal letters and memorandums are just some examples of legal writing. On oDesk, the world’s largest online workplace, legal writers can draft legal documents for businesses and professionals around the world.

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Last updated: March 1, 2015

  • Trained Paralegal & Executive Administrative Services

    Polished paralegal and administrative assistant who is a highly motivated, quality-oriented professional with over 20 years of experience, along with a comprehensive background in customer service, project management, planning and directing business and personal activities for all levels of management … more

    Polished paralegal and administrative assistant who is a highly motivated, quality-oriented professional with over 20 years of experience, along with a comprehensive background in customer service, project management, planning and directing business and personal activities for all levels of management. History of outstanding performance for problem solving and ensuring customer satisfaction. Self-motivated, exercises sound, sensible judgment; highly organized and detail oriented with a proven ability to meet deadlines. Adept at setting goals, establishing priorities, managing resources, and coordinating complex activities in a broad range of areas. Ability to manage several projects simultaneously while working under pressure in fast-paced environments. Highly versatile; quickly masters new roles, responsibilities, technologies, and environments. Demonstrates outstanding problem solving and active listening skills; diffuse difficult customer situations with tact and diplomacy. CORE COMPETENCIES - Office Management - Confidential Correspondence - Client & Staff Communications - Management Liaison - Calendar Management - Appointment Scheduling - Document Management - Typing Speed 65 - 70 wpm - Oral & Written Communication - Process Improvement - Travel Planning - Meeting & Special Event Planning - Customer Relationship Management & Retention (Outlook & Sage Act!) - Computer Skills (MS 2003-2007-2010-2013 Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Publisher, Outlook, Microsoft OS Windows XP, Vista, & Windows 7) - WestLaw & Lexis Nexis - SAP OS - Lotus Notes - SmartDraw _______________________________________ TECHNICAL SKILLS & PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS - MS Office 2003, 2007, 2010, 2013 (Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Publisher, Outlook, & OneNote) - WestLaw - Lexis Nexis - Adobe Photoshop - Lotus Notes - SmartDraw (Legal & Business Software) - Sage ACT! Pro 2011 - MS Windows XP, Vista, & Windows 7 -Golden Key International Honor Society - Member of the Paralegal Club - Member of the -Paralegal Honor Society - Alpha Beta Kappa Honor Society - Kappa Lambda Honor -Society in Paralegal Studies - Member of the Lancaster Area Paralegal Association (LAPA) - Member of the Philadelphia Area Paralegal Association (PAPA) - Member of the Pittsburg Area Paralegal Association (PAPA) - Member of the National Federation of Paralegal Associations (NFPA) - Member of the National Associations of Legal Assistants (NALA) Home Office Equipment and Software: -Private and secure Home Office - Dell Computer (less than 2 years old) w/4 GB Memory - Dual Samsung SyncMaster 24 inch monitors with 1920 x1080 Resolution (1080p Full HD) - Business Class High Speed Internet (Hardwired Broadband) - Dedicated telephone and fax line - Noise cancelling headset and microphone - 1 Terabyte backup hard drive - CyberPower PowerPane -Personal Edition 1.2.7 USP Backup Battery/Power - HP Scanner, Printer, Copier - Shredder - HTC One cell phone w/unlimited text & data liked to my email addresses providing accessibility 24/7 - Secured File Cabinets and Office - Microsoft Office Suite Professional Plus 2013 - Sage Act! Pro 2011 - SmartDraw Legal and Business Software - Adobe Air - Adobe Flash Player - Adobe Reader - Adobe Photoshop Elements - Java - Logitech Orbit AF Webcam - Logitech Vid HD - Skype - Google Docs - Dropbox  less

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    • $17.22 HOURLY RATE
    • 4.9
    • 5778 HOURS
    • UNITED STATES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 0 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 2 TESTS
  • Independent Legal Researcher/Briefing & Contract Writer

    An independent attorney having more than 8 years of experience in legal research and writing. I also have an extensive experience in drafting and reviewing of various agreements and corporate transactional documents. I have been providing my services to various … more

    An independent attorney having more than 8 years of experience in legal research and writing. I also have an extensive experience in drafting and reviewing of various agreements and corporate transactional documents. I have been providing my services to various clients particularly based in US, UK, Australia, Canada and Europe. My aim is to excel in all endeavors and to contribute to the fullest of my abilities and skills in gaining client's expectations by providing the following services: Writing legal memorandums involving simple to multiple issues; Drafting various litigation documents (motions, pleading, response, complaint, appellate brief, habeas corpus, etc.) in both civil and criminal matters including immigration matters; Drafting/reviewing various agreements like Partnership Agreement, Investment agreement, NDA, Revenue Sharing Agreement, Service and IT Agreement, Languages Services Agreement, Employment Agreement, Independent Sales Agreement, etc. ; Multi-jurisdictional survey for regulatory/statutory and policy compliance; Briefing & summarizing various case laws and bills (including bills related to SEC); Deposition summary; Litigation and Discovery Document review; online due diligence, giving legal advice to company's management team, corporate compliance; Drafting memorandum of understandings; website privacy policy, terms and condition, content writing, legal articles, blog, academic writing; Drafting trademark search and basic patent search report.  less

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    • $24.44 HOURLY RATE
    • 4.9
    • 1237 HOURS
    • INDIA
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 0 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 1 TEST
  • Lawyer, Legal Services, Writer, Translation (Russian/English), SMM

    I am an experienced professional (more than 5 years) looking for a position in an environment that will challenge me further, while allowing me to contribute to the continued growth and success of the organization. My areas of expertise are … more

    I am an experienced professional (more than 5 years) looking for a position in an environment that will challenge me further, while allowing me to contribute to the continued growth and success of the organization. My areas of expertise are: Strong Customer Service Skills Legal Research/Legal services Administrative Support Data Entry Translation Services (English, Russian) Web Research Professional email correspondence/Phone skills I have a BA in Criminal Justice and JD from a top Russian university.  less

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    • $18.89 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 1202 HOURS
    • UNITED STATES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 10 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 10 TESTS
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  • Proficient,Articulate,Efficient Marketing Assistant/Creative Writer

    My aim is to provide exceptional and efficient service in the fields of strategic marketing, research, advertising, management, creative writing, and other related areas that will best utilize my skills, educational background, and experience. I have a bachelor's degree … more

    My aim is to provide exceptional and efficient service in the fields of strategic marketing, research, advertising, management, creative writing, and other related areas that will best utilize my skills, educational background, and experience. I have a bachelor's degree in business management and have gained hands on experience from having managed our small family-owned merchandising store when i was younger. I recently graduated from law school and my law degree helps me to continually improve my written and verbal aptitude, and acquaint me with the formal legalese style of writing. I also dabble in other areas of interest such as makeup artistry, events planning, and basic digital art/photo editing. I have a passion for art, and often do freelance painting and various arts&crafts projects.  less

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    • $7.56 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 2291 HOURS
    • PHILIPPINES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 10 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 9 TESTS
  • Executive Assistant Scheduler

    B.S. in criminology and am currently taking classes to become a cerified paralegal. I have extensive customer service experience with excellent typing, comprehension and communication skills, and a willingness to learn.

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    • $16.67 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 1901 HOURS
    • UNITED STATES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 1 PORTFOLIO ITEM
    • 5 TESTS
  • IP Attorney - Expert in Trademark, Patents, Copyright, DMCA Notice

    Managing Partner at Lex Protector International Law Office in India (website - http://www.lexprotector.com ) Our Law firm is also recognized as "Startup of the Year 2014 in Intellectual Property" by Silicon India Magazine which is published in USA and … more

    Managing Partner at Lex Protector International Law Office in India (website - http://www.lexprotector.com ) Our Law firm is also recognized as "Startup of the Year 2014 in Intellectual Property" by Silicon India Magazine which is published in USA and India. (More information - http://www.siliconindia.com/magazine-articles-in/Lex_Protector_Offering_Undisputed_IP_Services-FJIF582304527.html ) We have a team of IP professionals and attorneys with excellent knowledge and experience in the field of Intellectual Property Law mainly Trademark, Patents, Copyright, DMCA Takedown Notice, Legal Research, My main motive is that the employer should be satisfied for what they are paying to me. One thing I should assure you that "The Legal Services we provide that is Value for Money".  less

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    • $18.89 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 2006 HOURS
    • INDIA
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 3 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 12 TESTS
  • 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

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    • $13.33 HOURLY RATE
    • 4.8
    • 1812 HOURS
    • UNITED STATES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 4 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 5 TESTS
  • Lawyer, business support and document translation

    Hi, i have a double degree in economics and law so i can help you if you want to begin a business with an aditional help. I can speak spanish (native), fluent english and italian so i can also translate … more

    Hi, i have a double degree in economics and law so i can help you if you want to begin a business with an aditional help. I can speak spanish (native), fluent english and italian so i can also translate all your documents (especially legal ones) with accuracy. I work in my own business importing and exporting products and helping with legal issues. If you need my services, im new here but i will be glad to help you with my experience , u won´t regret!!  less

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    • $22.22 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 1154 HOURS
    • SPAIN
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 0 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 4 TESTS
  • Journalist, Writer, and Blogger of 48 Niches

    I have been working full-time as a freelance writer and journalist since 2009 looking for additional work on the side. I am experienced with article writing and content creation for websites, most notably articles requiring online research to address specific … more

    I have been working full-time as a freelance writer and journalist since 2009 looking for additional work on the side. I am experienced with article writing and content creation for websites, most notably articles requiring online research to address specific queries. Beyond this particular experience, I am also proficient at article spinning, proofreading and copyediting. My background is creative writing, feature writing, and customer care. Some of my work has appeared in Guardian Liberty Voice, Yahoo Voices, Medium, and CNN iReport. Check out my profile here: Guardian Liberty Voice: http://guardianlv.com/author/janetgrace/ Medium: https://medium.com/@jortigas CNN iReport: http://ireport.cnn.com/people/jortigas?viewingAsOthers=true Yahoo Voices: http://contributor.yahoo.com/user/1589834/janet_grace_ortigas.html Ezinearticles: http://my.ezinearticles.com/profile/  less

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    • $10.00 HOURLY RATE
    • 4.3
    • 3695 HOURS
    • PHILIPPINES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 13 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 9 TESTS
  • Patent Search & Drafting / Trademark / FTO / PCT

    Patent & Trademark expert with extensive knowledge and expertise in IP matters. Expert in Novelty/Invalidation/ FTO/Product clearance/ Market &Business research/ IP Mapping /Competitive analysis/trademark research and other analytical services. Also expertise - Provisional & Non-provisional(Complete) Patent drafting and Office … more

    Patent & Trademark expert with extensive knowledge and expertise in IP matters. Expert in Novelty/Invalidation/ FTO/Product clearance/ Market &Business research/ IP Mapping /Competitive analysis/trademark research and other analytical services. Also expertise - Provisional & Non-provisional(Complete) Patent drafting and Office Action responses (Non-final and Final responses). Can easily handle IP tasks covering USPTO, Canadian ,Australian, European, UK patent offices as well as PCT patents Domain expertises- Biotechnology, Pharmaceuticals , Medical Device, rDNA Technology. Chemical Mechanical Electronics,Nanotechnology,Physics, Semiconductor Software and Internet Technology Mobile and Wireless Technology  less

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    • $25.00 HOURLY RATE
    • 4.9
    • 1037 HOURS
    • INDIA
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 1 PORTFOLIO ITEM
    • 5 TESTS
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