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Shayla Edwards | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: May 26, 2015

Shayla Edwards

Experienced Legal Research, Drafting, & Editing
   United States
  |   Miami, FL
  |  10:22 am Local Time

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Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $38

Professional legal researcher, writer, and editor armed with a law degree and experience.

I serve a consultant to attorneys across the country in a variety of legal fields. I regularly draft appellate briefs, trial motions, and research memoranda, presenting a ready-to-file product.

I have worked with one of the top authorities on legal writing; researching, writing and editing briefs and books for lawyers and their clients. I also serve as an editor at a national legal print and online newspaper. I work with legal and corporate...

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Service Description

Clear concise prose in plain English is proven to be more persuasive. I can untangle complicated ideas and make them clear to your reader.

My specialties:
- Legal editing: I can take any motion or appellate brief and make your argument more effective.
- Legal writing: Versed in many areas of the law and having exceptional research skills and resources, I will draft briefs, motions, memoranda, as well as columns, articles or blog posts that are ready for filing or publication.
- Business and other professional writing and editing.
- Non-fiction articles and manuscripts.
- Editing translated articles and manuscripts, or those drafted by non-native English speakers.
-Mentoring. During the editing process, I can provide valuable feedback and tips so that your writing improves.

I do not provide legal advice or work with pro se parties. Any services provided through Elance is not done in an attorney-client capacity.

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Keywords

Law
legal writing
editing
legal editing
appellate
appellate brief
motion
business writing
business
business editing
financial
litigation
appeals
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