Virtual Litigation Attorney Editor

Job ID: Available for Members

Location: New York

Compensation: To Be Discussed

Posted: Wednesday, December 06, 2017

Job Category: Editing, Legal, Writing

Telecommute Level: 100% Telecommute

Weekly Hours: Full Time

Employment Status: Temporary, Independent Contractor

Employer Type: Staffing Agency

Job Summary

A staffing agency has a current position open for a Virtual Litigation Attorney Editor.

Core Responsibilities of this position include:

  • Writing, editing, and reviewing resources related to New York state legal practice
  • Providing guidance on organizing those resources in a way that would be helpful to litigators
  • Organizing materials by task and considering questions a litigator would need to answer to complete those tasks

Applicants must meet the following qualifications:

  • Candidates should be bar admitted in New York
  • 2-5 years of recent experience working as a litigator in a law firm, with New York state practice experience
  • Strong knowledge of Westlaw and the resources available to New York state litigators
  • Ability to write clearly and concisely, and to explain complex legal issues in plain English
  • Enthusiasm and ambition, with a desire to improve the efficiency of legal services
  • Strong communication skills, particularly given remote nature of position