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Jaclyn Peterson | Elance
 
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Jaclyn Peterson

Licensed Attorney & Editor
   United States
  |   Wilmington, DE

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Overview

Licensed New York attorney and freelance researcher and editor, with professional experience in effectively communicating legal concepts tailored for a range of audiences.

Highly detail-oriented and organized former law review bluebook editor.

Experienced in proofreading using standard proofreading symbols, fact-checking, citation and publication formatting (i.e., Chicago Manual, APA, and The Bluebook legal citation).

Knowledgeable of and experienced in family law, including child abuse and neglect, as well as education law; criminal...

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Jun 13, 2013|Other - Administrative Support|$100|Completed
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5.0
May 23, 2013|Research|$61|Completed
May 20, 2013|Data Entry|$50|Completed
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5.0
Jan 29, 2013|Research|$164|Completed
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5.0

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Academic Writing
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Service Description

I offer high quality research, writing and editing services.

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Employment

Terrorism Research Initiative
Research Assistant
2012 - Present
ABA Juvenile Justice Committee Task Force
Volunteer Editor
2012 - 2012
Researched, proposed commentary and edited ABA Juvenile Justice Standards Relating to Crossover, Dual-Jurisdiction and Multi-System Youth.
Mandrien Consulting Group, LLC
Contracted Compliance Consultant
2011 - 2011
Researched and authored an easy-to-read state-by-state title insurance agency licensing manual; collected, interpreted, and integrated state laws and regulations with key information from...
Widener Law Review, Widener School of Law
Bluebook Editor
2009 - 2010
Worked closely with Editor-In-Chief on copy-edits of 2009-2010 volumes post-graduation to meet tight publication deadline. Selected based on exemplary editing skills to develop a training guide...
New Jersey Division of Criminal Justice
Legal Intern
2009 - 2009
Prosecutors Supervision and Coordination Bureau. Invited by Special Assistant to Attorney General based on past work performance to finalize County Sheriffs Residential Sales Report within 48-hour...
Montgomery County District Attorney’s Office
Legal Intern
2008 - 2008
Sex Crimes Unit, Trials Division. Participated in trial preparation and strategy by: reviewing, summarizing, and organizing criminal case files; identifying, researching, and analyzing new legal...

Education

Saint Joseph’s University, Online Graduate School
M.S., Criminal Justice – Homeland Security Special
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Widener University School of Law-Delaware
Juris Doctor
2007 - 2010
West Virginia University
Dual Bachelors of Science Biology & Psychology
2004 - 2007

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