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Chaya Bail | Elance
 
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Chaya Bail

Legal Researcher, Brief Writer, Web Content Writer
   United States
  |   Montgomery, AL

Overview

Legal Researcher and Writer with significant in-house counsel and law firm experience in labor and employment, insurance, personal injury and commercial litigation. Expertise in case analysis and strategic litigation planning. Working knowledge of state and federal court systems and regulatory processes. Prepares winning briefs.

Experienced Website Content Writer of engaging and insightful SEO legal articles and blogs. Avoids use of legal jargon and writes in an appropriate style and voice. Writes content that is easy to find and share on...

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Legal Researching
Legal Writing
Attorney
Lawyer
Website Content Writing

Service Description

Chaya Bail is seeking opportunities to use her legal research and writing skills to help other attorneys and law firms save time, win cases, market their services and generate revenue.

With more than 14 years of experience researching and writing legal briefs, Chaya delivers in-depth yet clear and concise written legal analysis. Using traditional methods of legal research, Internet research and WestLaw and Lexis databases, Chaya's research is always current, accurate and properly cited. Clients, judges and colleagues appreciate the interesting, professional and plainspoken way she explains complex legal issues on paper.

For the last six years, Chaya has also been writing SEO legal articles and blogs for other attorneys and law firms. Her insightful content is thoroughly researched, properly structured, jargon-free and written in an appropriate style and voice. Chaya writes with the client's business purpose in mind and aims to stimulate a response from the reader. Her articles and blogs are easy to find and share with others on the Internet.

Before becoming in-house counsel to a Fortune 200 company, Chaya practiced general litigation with a focus on labor and employment law. She has written successful motions and appellate court briefs for dozens of clients and authored more than 300 web articles and blogs. Topics include personal injury, labor and employment, criminal law, family law, business law, insurance and intellectual property.

Chaya has a Juris Doctor from...

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Employment

BNSF Railway Company
General Attorney
2006 - 2007
Served as Lead Intellectual Property Attorney. Drafted and negotiated purchase, service, and software agreements between BNSF and third parties with an eye towards potential consequences that may...
BNSF Railway Company
Assistant General Attorney
2005 - 2006
Promoted to General Attorney in 2006 and "Lead Intellectual Property Attorney" as a result of demonstrating sound judgment and effective verbal and written communication skills. Reviewed and...
Sadler Sullivan
Associate
2001 - 2005
Advised and successfully defended clients in labor and employment and personal injury cases. Drafted and answered written discovery, took numerous depositions and drafted winning briefs in...

Education

Cumberland School of Law, Samford University
Juris Doctor
1996 - 1999
University of Alabama at Birmingham
Bachelor of Science, Mechanical Engineering
1992 - 1996
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