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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. Andrews L.

    Andrews L. Agency Contractor

    Growth Hacker, Project Manager and Digital Marketer

    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

    $9.00 /hr
    169 hours
    4.65
  2. Melissa Lind

    Melissa Lind

    Top 25 Pharmacist Writer/Research/Editor-Medicine/Health/Lifestyle/SEO

    United States - Last active: 1 day ago - Tests: 4 - Portfolio: 4

    I am a freelance technical writer and researcher with a degree in pharmacy specializing in health, nutrition and medicine, family and parenting, women's issues, men's issues, entertainment, lifestyle and fitness, local and green topics. I am able to write in a wide range of styles from personal and informal to educational and scientific/technical. I am also skilled at SEO writing with specified keyword density and web content writing in a wide variety of topics along with rewriting targeted articles. I can do fast rewrites and article production when the source is provided and am very skilled at web research which is one of my specialties. I have a wealth of personal knowledge in many areas surrounding the health care market including personal health, nutrition, fitness, family issues and medicine and I have access to a number of scientific and medical resources and references that others may not due to my standing as a health professional. I have over 20 years’ experience as a medical, educational and clinical research professional. In addition to web content article production and reports on medical, health and nutrition topics, I am also skilled at web posting and forum/message board topics and coordination. I have been instrumental in providing secondary research and background health and business information, including SEC filing and financial information for high-level strategic business development with large pharmaceutical and other health care entities. I have designed and produced curriculum for college level allied health courses as well as scientific reports and professional presentations for large medical meetings using power point and corresponding reference and educational material. I also have experience in web-design and excellent editing skills. Having been born and educated in the United States, I am certainly a native English speaker skilled at wordsmithing using correct grammar and appropriate sentence structure.

    $83.33 /hr
    192 hours
    4.93
  3. Neza glace D.

    Neza glace D.

    Graphic Artist / ABAPER

    Philippines - Last active: 1 month ago - Tests: 3 - Portfolio: 33

    As a freelance and an experienced and learned individual I possess strong technical skills and ability to have a presentable designs and develop systems to maintain graphics and websites for users. II am also flexible working on a team and contribute efficiently. I have a strong understanding of the internet space. I am also an ABAPER.

    $3.33 /hr
    434 hours
    4.67
  4. Ashok P.

    Ashok P. Agency Contractor

    Affiliate Marketing Manager, Online Reputation, Wordpress, SEO Expert

    India - Last active: 1 day ago - Tests: 5 - Portfolio: 14

    I am an Online Marketing and Technology Professional having 5+ years of experience in the area of Online Marketing (SEO, PPC, Social Media and Affiliate Marketing) and Technology (Wordpress, Joomla, CSS, HTML, PHP, ASP.NET). I can help you in doing initial feasibility of your online business, analyzing market, competitors etc. Once you make up your mind to launch an online business, I can help in setting up an online business starting with domain registration, web hosting, email configuration, security and backup. Once that is done, I can help you in developing a website which can be a blog, ecommerce website, a membership site or just an informative website like an online brochure. I am quite good at various technologies like PHP, ASP.net, CSS, HTML, JavaScript, Wordpress, Joomla, Magento, Vbulletin etc. If you already have an online business and you are looking for visitors, I can help you in getting free (Organic) and paid (Google AdWords & Microsoft AdCenter). I also can help you are looking for leads and sales and want to setup/launch/manage your affiliate program which can be CPA/CPS, I can help you in that too. I am sure that I can be a right choice if you are looking for a reliable virtual assistant. To support all my activities, I am comfortable working during CST/PST/EST Timezone. I am also comfortable working during Australian and UK Time. I have high speed internet connection (2 Mbps+ download), a PC and Laptop. I work as full time freelancer. Area of Expertise: Affiliate Marketing: >> Affiliate Program – I have hands of experience in setting up an affiliate program from scratch using independent software like Post Affiliate Pro, HasOffers, iDevAffiliate, OSIAffiliates, WP-Affiliate etc as well as various networks like Shareasale, Linkshare, CommissionJunction, AffiliateBot etc) >> Affiliate Program Promotion >> Affiliate Recruitment >> Affiliate Management Search Engine Optimization (SEO): >> Keyword Research >> SEO Analysis >> Local Optimization >> Web Analytics >> SEO Reporting >> On Page SEO strategies >> Off Page SEO strategies >> Link building (As per new guidelines according to Penguin and Panda Algorithms >> Competitor audit and link analysis >> Directory submissions and revisions >> Internal link optimization >> Online Reputation Management PPC: >> Research and strategize paid search campaign plans for our clients. >> Write detailed paid search proposals to meet client goals. >> Manage accounts to ensure all project deliverable deadlines are met. >> Facilitate the management and growth of paid search accounts and ensure that the expectations of the clients are met. >> Analyze and report on Pay per Click campaign results and present to client by documented report and presentations. >> Develop and enhance the process of paid search offerings. >> Develop and maintain understanding of marketplace dynamics and key players, and communicate to internal and external customers. >> Provide wire framing and work with external and internal creative resources to develop effective designs for all post-click landing experiences Online Reputation Management / Search Engine Reputation Management >> I can help you in getting rid of negative links/images/video from search engines Technology: >> Wordpress >> Joomla >> CSS >> PHP >> ASP / ASP.NET >> Photoshop >> Dreamweaver >> HTML

    Associated with: NoizyOyster Technologies

    $7.00 /hr
    2,026 hours
    4.46
  5. Gm M.

    Gm M. Agency Contractor

    Social Media, Digital Marketing, Web Content & Research Expert

    Philippines - Last active: 1 month ago - Tests: 16 - Portfolio: 12

    I am an experienced Web Admin, Social media manager, prolific writer and blogger with background in Law, Human Resource, SEO and Social Media Content Creation and Management. I can manage your website and social media campaigns. I regularly write for HubPages and blogs on different interests. Please refer to my Odesk Test scores (above average) as proof of related skills. Added to this is my extensive experience and strength in providing the following services: - BUSINESS OPERATIONS : Manual-Writing, PowerPoint Presentation Making, Online Research, Executive Summaries, Client Background Investigation, Document Management, News Aggregation, Business Letters writing, etc. - HUMAN RESOURCE: Company Profile Writing, Brochure Creation and Design, Job Description-Writing, Resume-writing for business executives,etc. - SOCIAL MEDIA MANAGEMENT: Blog Creation and Maintenance, FaceBook FanPage Creation and Maintenance (Businesses and Communities), Twitter Management, Pinterest Management, and the use of Hootsuite in managing all these - WEB CONTENT: Quality articles for blogs on topic areas such as Health, Fashion, Fitness, Music, Entertainment, Law, Energy, Self-Development, Skydiving, Travel, Dance, Lifestyle and Food. - LEGAL: Content for Legal blogs, Case Summaries, Contract Drafting, Legal Letters, Pleadings and Legal Research, Minute-Taking, Preparation of Legal Forms such as Secretary's Certificate, and Affidavits. - PHOTOGRAPHY: High-res photos needed for your products, including Photo Editing needed for your social media content needs.

    Associated with: Fortune Online Business Solutions

    $20.00 /hr
    7 hours
    4.00
  6. Muhammad Umair

    Muhammad Umair

    Virtual Assistant(Web)/Research PRO

    Pakistan - Last active: 2 days ago - Tests: 6 - Portfolio: 5

    Do you run an online store/e-commerce? Do you have a website that need constant maintenance ? Do you own a blog? Do you need an Administrator for your Website? Do you need someone to launch campaigns for your Tshirts (teechip, viralstyle, teespring)? Are you looking for Research specialist? If your answer is yes for any of the above questions then move ahead. My Work Policy !! I do not keep more than 3 jobs in progress at a time. I do not promise for 24/7 communication but I can adjust according to your time zone and need. I will complete all committed work. I will ensure a positive experience with my work as I am a people person. My Education and Experience!! I have graduated from University of Engineering and Technology Peshawar, Pakistan in 2013. My professional carrier as a Developer started in 2013 but now my interest towards maintaining the Websites is more rather developing. As a Website Administrator/Maintainer I will maintain your Website with wide range of services on the basis of my previous experience. List of Websites/Platforms I love to maintain and experienced with 1)WordPress CMS 2)Magento 3)Bigcommerce 4)Shopify 5)OpenCart 6)Custom Websites like ERP, Management systems or Social Networks. My experience with WordPress. I have been a part of one of leading Software Company in Pakistan named as Synergy Web Technologies. I worked there as a WordPress developer with highly skilled developers. I customized few WordPress themes and convert few PSD s to WordPress. During my job in this company I learned much about WordPress and now I am in a position to take any challenging task regarding WP. I can maintain your WP site with following tasks 1) Add/Remove Theme 2) Add/Remove Pages 3) Add/remove Posts 4) Add/Remove Plugins 5) Add/Remove Gadgets 6) Add/Remove Images 7) Upload Products 8) Format contents as per design given 9) Articles Submission and much more. List of some popular plugins I am experienced with 1) WooCommerce 2) WP eCommerce 3) Page Builder 4) Revolution Slider 5) Visual Composer 6) Ninja Form, Gravity form etc 7) Google Map plugin 8) Yoast and few more. Similarly I have enough experience with products listing to Shopify and Bigcommerce. I have the abilities to understand the scope of the projects and can work with less supervision, I use to communicate regularly and efficiently with my clients because this is important to be on right track and achieve your goal easily. I know that honesty is very crucial in business. I am always sincere to my job and work with full attention. I am not only the time logger but use to struggle for what I am committed. My experience with Web Research I have hands on experience in Web Research because during my studies and job I came across with different critical situations and got myself out of them by researching their solutions on the internet. I can use the popular search engines like Google, Bing, Yahoo and few others to get my targeted data efficiently. Similarly along with search engines I have also experienced in different Directories like Manta, Yellow pages and White Pages etc. I am using Google Docs and MS office for more than 5 years. I have full grip over these tools. I have worked in Google Spread Sheets, MS excel, Word, Power point etc. I also have experience in Adobe PDF. I always use to deliver results with 100% accuracy within time. I know the importance of deadline for a task. I use to get start my tasks with complete plan and this is the key to successful ending of tasks.

    $4.67 /hr
    39 hours
    5.00
  7. Maria Rollet Guieb

    Maria Rollet Guieb

    Web Researcher - Data Entry Specialist

    Philippines - Last active: 9 hours ago - Tests: 5 - Portfolio: 1

    Hi! I 'm an efficient freelancer. My objective is to seek for an opportunity to work as a Freelancer. I have been working behind the desk for almost 10 years, and I would like to venture into working for clients here on Odesk. My skills include transcriptionist, web researcher, data entry personnel. I 'am also proficient in Adobe Pagemaker and Adobe Photoshop. If I will be given the opportunity to work with you, my aim is to give and deliver the best that I can do.

    $5.00 /hr
    3,232 hours
    4.98
  8. Jill M.

    Jill M. Agency Contractor

    Author, Editor, Publisher, SEO Specialist & Content, Project Mgt.

    United States - Last active: 6 days ago - Tests: 11 - Portfolio: 67

    EDITING - SUMMER SPECIAL I am currently the editor for many professional websites and social media sites. I have 23-years online experience, which all include editing, formatting, publishing, and with SEO taken into account. Ask me about my editing special going on this summer. All my work is SEO included are focused upon. Summary of Tools Utilized: * SBI- BrainstormIt, Link Exchange, more. * SEO-Longtail Pro, Google, SEOBook, Power Suite, Rank Checker - more * WordPress Genesis Platform-Plugins, SEO Jetpack, Yoast those above, Revenue Sharing - more. * Hosting Hostgator-SBI * Easy Azon, Amazon A Stores, Associates, Amazonian - more * Affiliate Platforms-ALL * Copyscape, Publishing-Kindle, Createspace, Audible more * Youtube, Facebook, Twitter, more * BookMaxed Branded Book Websites & Marketing. Originating Ghost writer on the internet, dubbed as the Keyword Queen, and lovingly said to be older than modems. I am honored by being published in the Worldwide Publishers Society. I have 23+ years experience with writing and working online. With about 1000 Upwork Hours and 70+ Fixed Projects, I am a constant and quick, yet thorough Independent, and will be here for you when you need me. My Upwork Skill tests include many Top 10% Ratings, as well as others I have taken for: Optimizing Content for Search Engines 100%, The Search Engines Industry 100%, Marketing 100%, Targeting Your Audience 100%, Marketing Techniques for Facebook 100%, Designing Your AdWords Ad 100%, Articles to Promote a Product or Service 100%, Blog Writing Skills 100%, Dos and Don'ts of Online Writing and Blogging 100%, Operations Management 100%, Office Procedures 100%, Punctuation Practice 100%, Comma Usage 100%, Prepositions & Articles 100%, Parallel Construction 100%, Apples and Oranges Sentences 100%, Article Usage 100%, Prepositions 100%, Tenses 100%, Interpersonal Internet Etiquette 100%, How to Source Information 100%, Pricing & Marketing Virtual Assistant Services 100%, more... Services & Skills Available: Internet Specialist Wordpress and other platforms, including a decade of experience at SBI - SiteBuildIt Platform (see more below). A Published Author for 40 years+ years, I can help you get published too. I am experienced in: Building Your Book Formatting Text Creating an Active Table of Contents Creating Front & Back Matter Cover Images & Designs. Uploading Your Book For Sale on Amazon, CreateSpace. Writing SEO Descriptions, Previews, etc. Branded Website for your book. Audible Books? Yes, I do those too. I have a Specialized team, many already narrating at Audible.com, and depending on the Genre, accent, or Character you need, we are ready. ----------------------- Web Design (WordPress, SBI, and others) Core competency-web design-new website development projects, -monetary set-ups, SEO-SEM content, esthetics, content driven, high traffic sites. Decade experience at SBI SiteSell ----------------------- Panda/Penguin (etc.) *Gives you the Details of your site and points you in the right direction. Other Specialize Skills & SEO Related * Removal of bad links * Search Engine Optimization (SEO) Analysis and Findings * Setting Up & Maintaining Your AdWords Campaign * Recommendations-Individual projects or longterm management * Getting Started projects to Turnkey Websites * Site and/or Staff Management * Pay Per Click(PPC) Keyword Analysis * Online Reputation Management (ORM) * Industry & Competitive Analysis (What are your clients competitors doing online? * Providing a solid team for any online needs you might have...just ask. Please see my extensive Portfolio, and ask me any questions you might have. My fees are negotiable depending on projects.

    Associated with: Freelance Team Agency

    $50.00 /hr
    934 hours
    4.69
  9. Mirja Sharif Uddin

    Mirja Sharif Uddin Agency Contractor

    Data Entry, Web Research, VA/PA, SEO,SMM, eCommerce, CMS/HTML/CSS/PHP

    Bangladesh - Last active: 1 day ago - Tests: 13 - Portfolio: 11

    Within the last 6 years, I have developed websites Using HTML, DHTML, PHP. I am skilled in Joomla, Wordpress. Expert on broken link findings, WP Content Management.Google Analytics,Urchin, PDF-Word Conversion Expert. Have 2 year experience on Data Entry in Government Project and 7 years in local NGO. I am seeking opportunities to satisfy my customers by providing them a good work. Skills at a Glance: Web Development 1. HTML 4 and 5 2. CSS3 3. PHP 4. mySql Platform 1. Joomla! 2. Wordpress (OptimizePress, Thesis, Zenesis , DirectoryPress) 3. Drupal 4. Magento 5. Theme Customization Web Content 1. broken link findings 2. Web Content Management 3. Site Transfer (FTP, cPanel, Database) Optimization 1. Google Analytics/ Urchin 2. SEO, SMM 3. Blog Posting, Tagging PDFs 1. PDF-Word Conversion 2. Editable PDF Creation 3. Abode Acrobat Pro Extended MS Office 2003, 2007, 2010 1. MS Word Format 2. Excel Formula, Functions 3. Power Point Presentation Adobe 1. Adobe Photoshop CS3 2. Abode Illustrator CS3 3. Abode Dreamweaver Data Entry 1. Lead Generation 2. Web Research 3. PDF to Excel 4. Typing (60 WPM) Mail Platform 1. gmail 2. yahoo 3. aol 4. hotmail 5. live 6. bigpod.com.au

    Associated with: MS IT WORLD

    $5.56 /hr
    4,553 hours
    4.86