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Katherine Barger | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Jun 23, 2014

Katherine Barger

Writer, editor and attorney
   Japan
  |   San Diego, California
  |  6:17 pm Local Time

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $22

I am an American attorney currently living in Japan with my military husband. With a background in journalism as well as the legal field, I have extensive writing, editing and legal writing experience. I have been published in several newspapers and magazines and have expert skills in grammar, spelling and sentence structure.

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Portfolio

A story about a WWII vet written for my hometown newspaper. (written under my maiden name)
These articles were written for a marketing company for one of its clients.
These articles were written for a marketing company for one of its clients.

Skills (7)

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English Grammar
English Punctuation
English
English Spelling
English Spelling Test (U.S. Version)
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Microsoft Word
Online Writing
Report Writing

Employment

Global Thinkers Forum
Senior Editor
2014 - Present
Monitor eurozone financial/banking news and write bi-weekly report; format, write for and edit monthly newsletter; help connect the GTF CEO with various U.S. businesses/CEOs for networking purposes.
JUST LAW INTERNATIONAL & JUBILEE CAMPAIGN
Attorney
2011 - Present
Currently research and write for one main legal project as well as various immigration cases. This includes the creation of an extensive legal outline as well as the writing of briefs and memos. I...
REFUGEE AND IMMIGRATION SERVICES
Legal Intern
2010 - 2010
Interviewed refugees seeking to become U.S. Permanent Residents, immigrants seeking temporary protected status waivers, and clients seeking protection under the Violence Against Women Act. Reviewed...
JUST LAW INTERNATIONAL & JUBILEE CAMPAIGN
Legal Intern
2009 - 2009
Compiled client documents for various immigration applications, observed client interviews, researched current and prospective international human rights issues, incorporated a nonprofit...
FLEET LABORATORIES
Medical Affairs Specialist
2007 - 2008
Assisted with the collection of medical intelligence through the organization and dissemination of data collected for Fleet, the development of internal and external educational documents and...
NORTH CAROLINA STATE UNIVERSITY ALUMNI MAGAZINE
Intern
2007 - 2007
Conducted interviews for potential stories, edited and wrote articles for the University’s alumni magazine.
JACKSONVILLE DAILY NEWS
Reporter Intern
2006 - 2006
Wrote and proofread news and feature stories.

Education

Liberty University School of Law
J.D.
- 2011
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
B.A. Journalism
- 2007

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