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Mary W. | Elance
 
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Mary W.

Writer and Editor: legal, medical and academic
   United States
  |   Prescott, WI

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Career Summary

Writer and Editor: Member, editorial committee of the National Federation of Paralegal Associations. Created 72 news articles, editorials, book reviews for web and print, including comprehensive reports for publisher EBSCO Information Services. Academic editor of doctoral theses at consulting firm and intern for multiple press venues in Washington, DC. Fluent in MLA, AP, Bluebook citation, Chicago and APA writing styles.

Legal Assistant: PACE® Registered Paralegal by the National Federation of Paralegal Associations....

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Authored substantial summaries, tables, author biographical information, and secondary...
Assignment for completion of my Professional Certificate in Paralegal Studies.

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Employment

Prescott Paddle, LLC
Co-Owner and Communications Director
2014 - Present
• Draft liability contracts and business correspondence for stand-up paddle boarding rental facility at the confluence of the St. Croix and Mississippi rivers. Manage marketing and social media...
Bye, Goff & Rohde
Legal Assistant to Attorney Tracy Tool
2011 - Present
• Articulate claims through the discovery process, from investigation to trial to appeal. Create exhibits reflecting healthcare and vocational damages, analyzing and digesting volumes of tedious...
EBSCO Publishing Corporate Division
Freelance Business Book Summary Writer
2008 - 2013
• Authored 4,500-word summaries of best-selling books on leadership, finance, and best practices, including author biographical information and secondary materials. For publication and client...
Panther Professional Editing Services
Freelance Academic Editor
2008 - 2009
• Edited doctoral candidates’ dissertations for grammar, consistency and APA formatting. Subjects varying from mechanical engineering to social sciences.
The Washington Examiner
Editorial Page Intern
2007 - 2008
• Edited reader contributions and columns. Conducted research and wrote endorsements and feature pieces.
American Journalism Center/Accuracy in Media
Investigative Journalism Intern
2007 - 2008
• Published 21 articles, including CampusReportOnline’s August 2007 cover story. Covered Senate committee hearings, press conferences, speeches, workshops and special events.
Regnery Publishing
Editorial Intern
2007 - 2008
• Copy-edited and fact-checked political and nonfiction books by experts in law, ethics, communications, and public policy.
Alpha Placement Technologies
Freelance Writer
2006 - 2007
• Published MLS listings and informative articles concerning Arizona property values, insurance and homeownership.

Education

Duke University
Professional Certificate, Paralegal Studies
- 2011
Liberty University
Bachelors of Arts, English
- 2009
Pinecrest High School
International Baccalaureate & High School Diploma
- 2005
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