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Rebecca L. | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Oct 15, 2014

Rebecca L.

   United States

Overview

“The only source of knowledge is experience.” – Albert Einstein

Among the many things that I offer as an attorney, the most important tool I offer is my experience. My experience as an intern and law clerk, a web content strategist, and an Editor-in-Chief are the greatest tools I wield when representing my clients.

My legal career includes work as an intern and law clerk in the areas of commercial arbitration, corporate governance, international corporate law, and extensive experience in numerous other international matters. I have spent...

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Portfolio

Search engine optimized web page content for law firm.
Blog post to bucket list blog.
Blog post on travel blog.
Search engine optimized marketing copy for family law firm.
Book review of an international law text book, published in esteemed international law...
Academic legal article written on effects of proposed legislation, published in...

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Research
Corporate Law
Arbitration
Training
Legal Writing
Legal Research
Intellectual Property
Public Speaking
Litigation
Editing

Employment

Hire Counsel
Contract Attorney
2014 - Present
FindLaw, a Thomson Reuters business
Legal Web Content Writer
2011 - 2014
Analyzed the usability of legal website content; developed and implemented creative strategy designed to improve performance and address other concerns; provided well-supported rationale for chosen...
ICC International Court of Arbitration, Paris
Intern for U.S. and U.K. Case Management Teams
2010 - 2010
Discussed prominent procedural issues invoked by current cases and Secretariat practice regarding those issues; analyzed case materials and prepared arbitration documents; conducted legal research;...
Julian DM Lew QC
Research and Writing
2008 - 2009
Discussed and provided legal research regarding disclosure and discovery in international commercial arbitration and assisted with writing of conference paper and dossier for the ICC Institute of...
Forthright
Law Clerk
2006 - 2008
Conducted legal research regarding arbitration and drafted pleadings, legal memoranda, and other motion documents; prepared informational memoranda regarding current arbitration issues for company...
Hamline University School of Law
Research Assistant/Fellow
2006 - 2008
Research and writing in securities regulation and corporate law.
Verety, LLC.
Training Specialist
2004 - 2005
Assisted in development of training program; developed training materials; and instructed employees in complex ordering procedures and customer service technique
Amazon.com
Senior Customer Service Associate
2002 - 2004
Identified, Analyzed, and Solved Problems with Customer Accounts; Holiday Helper (assisted new employees during holiday season)
Special Olympics North Dakota
Summer Director of Special Projects
2002 - 2002
Coordinated and conducted fundraising programs; acted as liaison with other state organizations; and distributed press releases to local and state media.
Disney, Inc.
Campus Representative
2001 - 2002
Developed and implemented marketing program for college campus recruiting using marketing and promotionl materials provided by Disney, Inc.
Disney, Inc.
Merchandise Hostess Intern
2001 - 2001
Implemented Disney customer service principles in retail environment to assist guests. Great emphasis was placed on management of Disney's brand and image.

Education

The University of North Dakota
BA & BBA
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Queen Mary, University of London
completed some doctoral studies
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The University of North Dakota
MBA
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Hamline University School of Law
JD
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