Remote Senior Legal Editor in New York City

Job ID: Available for Members

Location: New York

Compensation: Hourly

Posted: Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Job Category: Legal

Telecommute Level: 100% Telecommute

Travel Requirements: No Travel

Employment Status: Temporary, Independent Contractor

Employer Type: Employer

Career Level: Experienced

Job Summary

needs applicants for an opening for a Remote Senior Legal Editor in New York City.

Candidates will be responsible for the following:

  • Reviewing Practical Law resources related to representing public companies in securities offerings and M&A transactions
  • Providing guidance on organizing those resources in a way that would be helpful to practitioners
  • Organizing these materials by task and considering questions a practitioner would need to answer to complete those tasks

Required Skills:

  • At least six years of experience representing public companies in transactional matters
  • A good understanding of the needs and priorities of law firm attorneys, in-house counsel and the legal market in general
  • Strong communication skills
  • Strong work ethic and ability to meet deadlines
  • Ability to explain complex legal concepts in plain English
  • Enthusiasm and ambition, with a desire to improve the efficiency of legal services