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Elizabeth Boyd | Elance
 
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Elizabeth Boyd

The Write Paralegal - Experienced Legal Writer
   United States
  |   COLORADO SPRINGS, CO
  |  4:56 pm Local Time

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Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $22

I possess professional qualifications in writing, editing, research, data entry, coordinating meetings and functions, developing/promoting programs and sales, and interfacing with clients and vendors. I am acclimated to taking on diverse responsibilities in a professional and results-oriented manner. I have outstanding language skills, particularly in writing.

I have worked from my home office since December 2001. Therefore, I am well aware of the dedication, initiative, and self-discipline necessary to successfully telecommute....

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Apr 19, 2014|Web Content|$0|Working
Apr 18, 2014|Article Writing|$0|Working
Jan 30, 2014|Article Writing|$130|Completed
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5.0
Dec 3, 2013|Academic Writing|$50|Completed
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5.0

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Portfolio

Legal and Business Fields - Overview of structured settlement sales.
Short Information Piece for LegalZoom
Reviewed the American Express Green Card

Skills (10)

Tested
Business Writing
Content Writing
Content Writing Skills Test
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Creative Writing
English
English Vocabulary Test (U.S. Version)
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Understanding differences in British and American English Test
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Editing
English Grammar
English Proofreading
English Spelling
English Spelling Test (U.S. Version)
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Microsoft Word
Online Writing
Online Article Writing and Blogging Test (U.S. Version)
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Service Description

PARALEGAL/LEGAL WRITER/EDITOR
Legal Research and Analysis.
Office manager duties for virtual legal office.
Draft pleadings, documents, correspondence, and spreadsheets; summarize depositions and case files.
Research/review case files; update and maintain online case files; receive and file mail and faxes.
Set depositions, IME’s, meetings; coordinate travel, accommodations, webinars; manage law firm scheduling.
Generate and oversee all billing, invoicing, accounts receivable, and accounts payable for the law firm.
Write legal articles and overviews.
Summarize decisions in the Workers’ Compensation, Insurance and Employment Discrimination legal fields.
Proofread and edit newsletter publications.
Maintain database of current subscribers and future prospects.
Create comprehensive information “centers” for a legal web portal.
Create and update legal portal content regularly.
Create, edit, and maintain Product and FAQ Pages.
Proofread and edit existing emails, online articles, postings, press releases, etc. for the company.
Draft new press releases, email templates, company announcements, and other written content as required.
Train and oversee new contractors.

PROFESSIONAL TELECOMMUTER: V.A, PHONE SALES, TUTOR, TRANSCRIPTIONIST, DATA ENTRY.
Provide virtual assistant services to attorneys, legal website owner/manager.
Tutor European businesspersons in conversational English in a virtual environment.
Legal, Corporate and Medical Transcription.
Inbound and...

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Employment

Private Clients, Legal Zoom, Scripted, Textbroker
Freelance Writer, Telecommuting Ind. Contractor
2013 - Present
Freelance Writing - Web Content, Articles, Blogs, Legal Articles, Marketing and Sales writing. Includes Descriptive Articles, Reviews, Step-by-Step Articles, Travel Articles, Briefing Articles,...
Anne Lang, HG.org
Legal Writer & Client Liaison
2010 - 2013
Create comprehensive information “centers” for legal web portal. Create, edit and maintain Product Pages & FAQs. Create and update web content regularly. Write legal articles and overviews. Draft...
Blomfelt & Associates, pc
Paralegal
2008 - 2010
Provide paralegal support to a small law firm from my home office. Draft pleadings, documents, correspondence, spreadsheets, etc. Research/review case files. Summarize depositions. Legal research...
Wickstrom Publishing
Associate Editor
2008 - 2010
Legal research. Find and summarize current decisions in the Workers’ Compensation, Insurance and Employment Discrimination legal fields for publication in various states. Proofread and edit...
Ubiqus, Cyber Secretaries, Caption Colorado
Freelance Transcriptionist
2002 - 2007
Legal, Corporate & Medical Transcription. Verbatim transcription of legal conference calls, memos, lectures, proceedings, etc. Various turn-around times. Close-caption transcription.
LiveOps
Virtual Sales Phone Representative
2001 - 2007
Inbound and Outbound calls. Telephone sales, lead generation, and surveys. A top producer, consistently in the top 10% for our VIP clients (LiveOps). Consistently selected for new projects due to...
ITT Systems Division
Property Control Temp Assignments
2004 - 2004
Returned due to request by this company, for whom I had previously been employed. Beta-test and implementation of the new relational database. Assist Departments of Material Control and Property...
GoFluent
Corporate English Trainer
2003 - 2004
Give lessons via telephone in conversational and business English to European business people. Provide grammar exercises, correct the exercises and review the applicable grammatical rules. Provide...
SourceCorp
Home Keyer
2002 - 2004
Data Entry of medical records, coding, Medicare, etc. from my home office.
ITT Systems Division
Administrative Assistant, Property Control
1996 - 2001
Perform and maintain the 15 functions of Government Property Control. Create work instructions (graphics and text) for the Material Handling Departments. Maintain both government-furnished and...

Education

Pikes Peak Community College
Associate of Applied Science/Paralegal Studies
2002 - 2004
Jones Real Estate College
Real Estate License, Colorado
- 1989

Keywords

Writing
Paralegal
Legal Writing
Virtual Office
Research
Edit
Website Content
Ghostwriting
Metas
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Identity
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