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Erica V. | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Aug 3, 2012

Erica V.

Experienced Academic and Legal Editor
   United States
  |   Brooklyn, NY
  |  9:58 am Local Time

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $22

I am a very experienced academic and legal editor. I hold a Juris Doctor degree and was Editor-in-Chief of the Northeastern University Law Journal. I have experience drafting and editing legal briefs, memos, and academic articles.

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Portfolio

An appellate brief for a fictional client.
A sample bench memorandum prepared for a Superior Court Judge and used with his...
A letter to a client that confirms my understanding of the facts and discusses the...

Skills (10)

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Academic Writing
U.S. Academic Writing Test
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English
Adobe Illustrator
Business Writing
Content Writing
Adobe Photoshop
Editing
English Grammar
English Proofreading
English Punctuation

Employment

U.S. Securities & Exchange Commission
Law Clerk
2010 - 2011
Assisted attorneys in the Structured & New Products Unit with their investigation of industry and issuer practices and litigation of civil enforcement actions. SEC staff used my research, fact...
Northeastern University Law Journal
Editor-in-Chief
2010 - 2011
Responsible for the overall functioning of Northeastern University's flagship law journal. Provided final review of manuscripts, determined the status of each submission, made the final...
Office of the Bar Counsel
Law Clerk
2010 - 2010
Investigated complaints against attorneys and provided litigation support for respondent meetings, hearings, and appeals. Reviewed and summarized large volumes of file material and court...
Crédit Agricole Corporate & Investment Bank
Law Clerk
2009 - 2010
Assisted the legal and compliance departments of a large international investment bank with internal compliance examinations, legal issues, and policy and procedure review and development. Prepared...
Northeastern University Law Journal
Staff Member
2009 - 2010
Edited law review articles for form, substance, and citation form. Prepared research memos for the Editorial Board on potential new topics. Assisted with organization of annual symposium and with...
The Honorable Judge Brassard
Judicial Intern
2009 - 2009
Worked independently to prepare written bench memoranda and recommendations for Judge Brassard on civil cases involving zoning, tort, contract, administrative, employment, energy, and environmental...
Professor Sonia Rolland
Research Assistant
2009 - 2009
Performed editing, cite-checking, and general research tasks for Prof. Sonia Rolland on projects dealing with negotiation design at the World Trade Organization and international regulation of...

Education

Northeastern University School of Law
Juris Doctor
2008 - 2011
University of Victoria
Bachelor of Arts
2004 - 2008

Keywords

legal
academic
edit
writing
law
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