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Joy Musembi | Elance
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Joy Musembi

International Legal Consultant |Researcher |Writer
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I am a well-rounded individual with a unique blend of skills and 15 years of professional experience in legal, business and social science research, writing and comprehensive editing for various institutions and organisations in the UK, Finland, South Africa, France, Spain, Kenya and the USA. I also have extensive experience in ghostwriting.

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This is an analysis of how effective UN mechanisms are internationally
Legal analysis of how tenets of international human rights instruments are interpreted...
This article explores whether President Obama's foreign policy's practice can be...
A legal analysis of how the criterion of bodily harm has evolved in English Criminal Law
This articles looks into various instances where there have been countless allegations...
This articles looks at the different ways in which the African Human Rights Charter is...
As the Special Rapporteur, I attended the Forum organized by the Kenya Land Alliance...
As part of a new initiative of solving business dilemmas by implementing human rights...
This articles examines whether the right to life and freedom from torture are...
As part of a new initiative of solving business dilemmas by implementing human rights...

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My aim is to help you achieve professional success by providing a personalized research and document-writing service for your every legal and business need.

As an independent International Legal Consultant, I provide a uniquely high level of research and writing solutions precisely tailored to the needs of law firms/legal institutions, government organizations, corporations, small businesses, charities, consulting firms, NGOs, and individuals worldwide. My services are designed to foster academic/creative excellence and professional development, increase professional engagement, improve learning outcomes, improve personal strategies and deliver authoritative information to people whenever and wherever they need it.

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Pamoja Trust | Kenya Land Alliance
Special Rapporteur
2014 - 2014
In my capacity as an International Legal and Social Science Consultant, I was commissioned by Pamoja Trust to attend a forum and to prepare a report summarizing the proceedings and key conclusions...
Melbrey Consultancy
International Human Rights Consultant
2013 - 2014
As part of a new initiative of solving business dilemmas by implementing human rights principles, I was commissioned by Melbrey Consultancy to conduct an exclusive study on the activities of...
Faimus Productions
Legal Adviser
2012 - 2013
I  worked  as  a  sole  legal  professional  in  a  budding  production  company in  providing  the   following  services:     (i) Legal  advice  in  matters  relating  to:  employment...
National Centre for Domestic Violence
Caseworker | Principle Researcher
2011 - 2011
Working  together  with  the  UK's  Attorney  General'´s  office,  Home  Office,  and  Ministry  of  Justice,  I  assisted   victims  of  domestic  abuse  on  a  pro-bono  basis  through...
Surrey Law Centre
Legal Assistant
2010 - 2010
I worked as an unpaid legal assistant at a busy not-for-profit agency in providing specialist free legal advice and assistance to those in Surrey facing poverty, discrimination, social exclusion,...
Ealing Legal
Legal Assistant | Caseworker
2010 - 2010
I formed part of a legal team working on an international ancillary relief appeals case. My duties involved: (i) Assisting in reviewing and assessing allegations of violations of marital contract,...
SHL Global
Junior Litigator | Legal Assistant
2009 - 2009
I worked as the sole Assistant to the Head of Legal Affairs to provide legal support to SHL Group and its international subsidiaries with the following: (i) Comparative legal research regarding...
United States Congress
Legal Intern
2009 - 2009
My work with the United States Congress mainly entailed drafting of 3 reports through extensive research and analysis of laws and policies within the tri-state area in order to form a basis for new...
University of Stellenbosch
"Street Lawyer"
1999 - 2001
I carried out research on various contentious socio-economic and legal issues. Additionally, I: (i) Drafted findings and presented them to the legal board of the University of Stellenbosch and...
Quaker Peace Centre
Peer Facilitator
1999 - 2001
I volunteered as a Human Rights Peer Facilitator and received leadership training (each year) with the aim of fighting various injustices in the locally disadvantaged Cape Town communities. Other...
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legal consultant
international law
criminal law
access to justice
human rights
international relations
alternative dispute resolution
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