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Post your legal research project on Upwork and find professional legal researchers who can search through relevant sources of law, legislation and legal documentation to support your court case. These experienced assistants can search for patents and trademarks among legal research websites and databases; provide you with a different legal research methodology or law practice management software; and gather information about your case, from product history and origins to medical tests and sales statistics. You will also find intellectual property experts who can perform competitive research and determine whether patent, trademark, or copyright infringement has been committed against your company or website.

Legal research refers to the task of finding and gathering information necessary to support a legal case. On Upwork, the world’s largest online workplace, lawyers and law firms hire talented legal researchers and assistants — who may have professional experience in corporate law, criminal law or patent law — to conduct thorough legal research about workplace policies, consumer rights, or specific regulations. They can also draft legal documents, write detailed reports, or prepare presentations — including case studies, statutes, law reviews, or reviewing ethic and moral aspects of a subject.

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  1. Estelle Craemer

    Estelle Craemer

    Project Manager

    South Africa - Last active: 3 months ago - Tests: 4 - Portfolio: 1

    I am a young, motivated, goal driven individual who has recently completed my certification in project management. I am currently seeking opportunities in Project Management. My project management skills include: Project Management Framework, Strategic Project Management, Project Management for Development and Upliftment, Project Management Processes, Project Time Management, Project Human Resources, Project Cost Management, Project Procurement Management, Project Risk Management, Project Quality Management, Project Communications Management and Information Technology for Project Management with the main focus being Microsoft Office Project 2007.

    $22.22 /hr
    489 hours
  2. Lisandro G.

    Lisandro G.

    Paralegal, Automotive, Researcher, Computer Networking, Data Entry

    Philippines - Last active: 1 day ago - Tests: 4

    I am a well-organized and highly motivated person with 18 years of working experience as Assistant to the Corporate Secretary of a holding company, and act as Corporate Secretary of various subsidiary companies, at the same time tasked to be the Records Officer whose primary responsibility is to manage the corporation’s records from their creation through to their eventual disposal. I developed the expertise in repairs and maintenance of high-end vehicles as Admin Officer and as Project Director of car restoration and modification for 14 years. Has 8 years of experience in handling the full operation and hardware/software troubleshooting of a family owned business internet shop. I approach every new challenge with great enthusiasm and I have the ability to perform multiple tasks effectively and efficiently. I always make sure to give 100% quality and commitment to my work.

    $3.50 /hr
    67 hours
  3. Nazmul Haque

    Nazmul Haque

    Social Media Marketing Expert

    Bangladesh - Last active: 05/28/2013 - Tests: 5 - Portfolio: 4

    I'm willing to maximize my knowledge and experience. I will assure you that I can do my duties and responsibilities with integrity and dedication to produce a quality not quantity and productive work.

    $7.78 /hr
    0 hours