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Charles Weiss | Elance
 
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Charles Weiss

Experienced Legal Research / Writing / Opinions
   United States

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $22

Law School Graduate with twenty-four years of hands on legal experience that assures legal writing expertise as up-to-date and informed as the law itself; corporate experience extending to complicated appeals and complex litigation; having worked on litigation matters for major law firms on contractual basis. Criminal Law Experience in: Murder, Kidnapping, Extortion, Fraud, Drug, Drug Trafficking, Fraud, Embezzlement, Tax Evasion. Able to provide legal theories, elements of the claim, affirmative defenses, evidentiary issues, case...

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Creative Writing Test - Non-fiction (U.S. Version)
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Service Description

Ability to provide the following legal services to individuals in all fifty states: Legal Research and Writings, Memoranda of Laws, Complaints, Motions, Appellate Brief Preparations, Motions, Opinion letters, Pleadings, Pre-trial Orders, Discovery Requests and Responses, Jury Instructions, Document Reviews, Proof Readings, Case and Issue Analysis and Success Rate Evaluations. My background provides a unique view when evaluating assorted legal issues in all areas of law: Administrative, Regulatory, Civil Torts, Criminal Law, Contracts, Bankruptcy, Workers’ Compensation, Real Estate, Medicare, Medicaid, ERISA, Subrogation, Personal Injury, Civil Rights, Medical Malpractice, Collection Law, Debt Negotiations. Ability to accept Legal Projects spanning all fields of law.

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Employment

Orix Financial Services, Inc.
Inhouse Legal Accounts Manager
2006 - 2008
Employed in the commercial litigation department of this professional Banking/Leasing Corporation, handling Orix’s commercial collection litigation actions and exercising its creditor's rights...
Weiss Legal Support & Judgment Retrieval Services
Owner
2002 - 2006
Legal Support: Providing general legal support to contracting attorneys from complaints to resolutions in complicated divorce actions. Independent drafting of: pleadings, memorandums of law,...

Education

Santa Fe Community College
Associates Degree Computer Science
1991 - 1994
University New Mexico
General Studies
1989 - 1991
LA School of Law
Juris Doctorate
1980 - 1984
University Nebraska (Omaha Campus)
B.S., Psychology (Interdisciplinary Social Science
1972 - 1976

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Law
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Collections
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