An AMLaw 100 firm is currently seeking a college graduate with strong writing skills to join their practice as a Junior Legal Writer on a contract to hire basis. The ideal candidate will have outstanding writing skills and an interest in the legal field. Previous journalism experience or fast-paced writing/editing experience is ideal. In this role the Jr. Legal Writer will be working with attorneys on a daily basis. Responsibilities will be to write and edit immigration petition support letters, translate technical and legal language, develop 20-40 page legal case documents, update and maintain case related documents, and more. The successful candidate will ideally have a degree in English, Journalism or Law, and possess excellent writing and analytical skills in a legal environment as well as superior research skills. To excel in this role, applicants must be able to achieve a high level of productivity, meet assigned deadlines and communicates case progress/status/issues to supervisor, and demonstrate flexibility and initiative regarding assignments for self and team.
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