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Legal writing is a form of technical writing used by lawyers, legislators and other legal professions to produce legal documents and express legal analysis. Affidavits, torts, litigation, contracts, legal letters and memorandums are just some examples of legal writing. On Upwork, the world’s largest online workplace, legal writers can draft legal documents for businesses and professionals around the world.

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  1. Tony G.

    Tony G.

    Startup Legal and Marketing Expert

    United States - Last active: 10/23/2014 - Tests: 7

    I specialize in start up companies. I provide accounting, finance, patents, trademarks, copyrights, contracts, google adwords, search engine market, and video marketing experience. I graduated top of my class with a biology degree from New York University and a law degree from William and Mary. I am a registered Patent Attorney. For marketing I am a google partners community ambassador and a leader in google adwords. I manage in excess of 2.8 Million yearly marketing expenditures including over a million in just Google AdWords. I am unique.

    $125.00 /hr
    8 hours
  2. Aurobinda Panda

    Aurobinda Panda

    IP Attorney - Expert in Trademark | Patents | Copyright | DMCA Notice

    India - Last active: 2 days ago - Tests: 5 - Portfolio: 4

    Over last 3 year I have successfully work on 100 of Odesk Contracts for more than 2000 hours. We have a team of IP professionals and attorneys with excellent knowledge and experience in the field of Intellectual Property Law mainly Trademark, Patents, Copyright, DMCA Takedown Notice, Legal Research, I am Managing Partner of Lex Protector International Law Office and also expert in Trademark and Patent. I have done my specialization in Intellectual Property Law from University of South Africa, which is one of the most premier institutions of the world. I have handled several Patent, Copyright and Trademark related issues successfully for our clients around the world and intend to expand my abilities even further. Our Law firm is also recognized as "Startup of the Year 2014 in Intellectual Property" by Silicon India Magazine which is published in USA and India. (More information - ) Also recognized as "Startups to Watch in 2015" by CIO Review Magazine.(More Information - (Your can visit our Lex Protector Firm Website at

    $18.89 /hr
    2,245 hours
  3. Andrews L.

    Andrews L. Agency Contractor

    Experienced Project Manager and Web developer and SEO specialist

    Philippines - Last active: 1 day ago - Tests: 9 - Portfolio: 3

    In the effort to find opportunities of great significance and importance to business. achieving no less than the best efficiency and consistency a professional can offer (in Information Technology industry), I make sure to deliver more than what is expected through creative and proactive work behavior. I have a variety of skills and expertise both in self-taught and experience and these are the following: 1. Business development 2. Project Management -PRINCE2 -Agile Management 3. Digital marketing / Internet marketing (and Growth hack) -Content Marketing (Tone, Expert, Authority & strategy) -Copywriting -SEO (On-page & Off page) -Social Media Marketing (facebook, twitter & Linkedin) -SEM (PPC, re-targeting) 4. Blogging 5. Article writing -AP Style -Press release / Reviews Others 1. Virtual Assistance 2. Market / Legal research 3. Network marketing 4. Wordpress development 5. Sales 6. Customer service

    Associated with: Clientele IT Solution

    $7.00 /hr
    68 hours
  4. Gretchen C.

    Gretchen C.

    VA, Data Entry, Researcher, Certified Paralegal

    United States - Last active: 23 days ago - Tests: 3

    I am a recent graduate of Butler University where I received my bachelor of arts in political science and minored in strategic communications. While at Butler, I worked as a student apprentice for one of the political science department professors. As a student apprentice, I was given a year long research assignment that allowed me to strengthen my research and communication skills. I was also involved in various clubs and volunteer organizations during my time at Butler University. I am also a recent graduate of Ivy Tech where I received my associates of science in paralegal studies. I graduated with a 3.9 and was on the Dean's List all four semesters I was in the paralegal studies program. Various courses I took were Legal Research, Civil Procedure, Tort Law, Contract Law, Commercial Law, Property Law, Legal Ethics, Litigation, Legal Writing, Law Office Technology, Medical Malpractice, Family Law, Criminal Law and Procedure, Bankruptcy Law, Employment Law, Constitutional Law and Environmental Law. I have previously worked as a legal intern in an intellectual property law firm where I researched intellectual property laws to increase protection of client’s rights. I also established legal writing and communication skills to broaden field knowledge and understanding.

    $15.00 /hr
    32 hours
  5. Jeffrey O.

    Jeffrey O.

    Director of Innovative Solutions

    United States - Last active: 12/11/2012 - Tests: 6 - Portfolio: 2

    I create stylish designs which uniquely express your organization’s essence. With more than ten years experience as a web developer, I am a seasoned pro who has proven himself in the IT field & is always keen to take on new projects. My expertise lies in project management, design, and development of functional websites. I am highly skilled in Photoshop, Illustrator, HTML5, CSS3, PHP, Joomla, Java, Wordpress, & Dreamweaver. My quality work produces satisfying results. My main objective is to provide client satisfaction. No project is too large or too small for me.

    $4.44 /hr
    0 hours
  6. Jill Liphart

    Jill Liphart

    Organic SEO, Social Media, Content Creation and Project Management

    United States - Last active: 10/19/2014 - Tests: 1

    Proven professional with over seven years Internet Marketing experience across a vast amount of industries. Services offered include: -SEO -Writing website content, blogs and articles -Social media management (Facebook, Twitter, Google+, LinkedIn, Pinterest) -Online reputation management -Keyword research -Analysis of competitor websites -Content strategy planning -WordPress website design -Google My Business, SERP, Rankings -Large volume content orders Specialities include: -Real Estate -Medical, Health and Fitness -Legal (Personal Injury, Criminal, Workers Comp, Family Law, Elder Law) -Human Resources and Recruiting -Personal Finance -Automotive -B2B Topics -Marketing -Technical Writing -Shipping, Manufacturing, Logistics and Industrial topics -Family, Pets, and Veterinary Medicine -Product Descriptions I have the ability to handle large volume orders. Based in metro Atlanta, native English speaker. I may be new to oDesk, but I have an established profile on Elance, with a 5.0 rating over several years. References and samples available upon request.

    $30.00 /hr
    0 hours
  7. Ryan Klein

    Ryan Klein Agency Contractor

    Experienced SEO Strategist and Website Conversion Optimizer

    United States - Last active: 06/03/2014 - Tests: 3 - Portfolio: 4

    Over 5 years specializing in SEO/SEM strategy and implementation in multiple industries including hospitality, legal, and local services. Start-to-finish digital campaigns have provided clients with a competitive edge for their region. Utilized strategies such as content campaigns, link building, microsites/landing pages, and strategic paid placement on search engines and directories. Technical/analytic aspect comes from BA in Finance and current pursuit of MS in Computer Science. Can also update websites accordingly using web languages.

    Associated with: Market My Market

    $33.33 /hr
    0 hours
  8. Subhasree D.

    Subhasree D.

    Results oriented Professional with 10+ years of experience.

    India - Last active: 1 day ago - Tests: 2 - Portfolio: 5

    To establish a challenging and growth-oriented career that would provide a strong base with an opportunity to display my talent and nurture my skills as a qualified freelancer.

    $8.89 /hr
    2,257 hours
  9. David Edward Pongor

    David Edward Pongor

    Law undergradute

    United Kingdom - Last active: 10/04/2013

    Second year law undergradute, interested in specialising in Intellectual Property Law and International Law in the future. I am a Football Referee, Project Gutenberg Proogreader, Patexia Patent Researcher and I also provide legal and administrative assistance to various UN-sponsored organisations.

    $5.56 /hr
    0 hours
  10. Naveena KS

    Naveena KS Agency Contractor

    SEO, SEM, SMM, Internet marketing, Technical Content writing

    India - Last active: 11/21/2012 - Tests: 8 - Portfolio: 8

    To become a technically sophisticated professional with a pioneering career focus on Internet marketing and as a research analyst by involving myself in SEO, SEM, SMM, Email marketing, Internet marketing, Technical Writing, Website Content writing, Blog & Article Writing, Copywriting, and Creative Writing for a highly motivated organisation.

    Associated with: PromDel Solutions

    $10.00 /hr
    0 hours