Get Your Legal Writing Project Started Today!

Hire a freelance legal writer today to draft contracts, statutes, affidavits and other legal documents. Legal writers, paralegals, legal assistants and contract writers are here to help with everything from legal letters to writing a will.

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.

Browse Legal writing job posts for project examples or post your job on Upwork for free!

Legal writing Job Cost Overview

Typical total cost of Upwork Legal writing projects based on completed and fixed-price jobs.

Upwork Legal writing Jobs Completed Quarterly

On average, 240 Legal writing projects are completed every quarter on Upwork.

240

Time to Complete Upwork Legal writing Jobs

Time needed to complete a Legal writing project on Upwork.

Average Legal writing Freelancer Feedback Score

Legal writing Upwork freelancers typically receive a client rating of 4.79.

4.79
Last updated: September 1, 2015
Clear all filters
  1. Hristo Ognyanov Velikov

    Hristo Ognyanov Velikov

    Translator, Interpreter and Proofreader

    Spain - Tests: 11 - Portfolio: 3

    I have a Bachelor Degree in Translation and Interpreting, issued by the Complutense University of Madrid, where I majored Specialized Translation. I am fluent in Bulgarian, Spanish and English. The other two languages I can communicate in are German and Russian. My main areas of expertise are technical and commercial translation, simultaneous and consecutive interpreting, legal translation, drafting and proofreading, economic and financial translation, creative writing and translation of websites. I am looking forward to keep improving my skills, build a solid professional background as freelance translator and help my clients achieve their goals. If you need a quick and accurate translation into one of the aforementioned languages, you have arrived to the right place. Please feel free to connect with me on LinkedIn® in order to schedule an appointment, discuss a translation project or request a quote. I am a highly motivated, hard-working, organized, meticulous and resourceful translator. Some of my best traits are responsibility, reliability, perseverance and dedication to what I do. My three language pairs are Bulgarian - Spanish, English - Bulgarian, Spanish - English and vice versa. I can manage time, resources and tasks carefully, keep good communication with clients and provide true and accurate translations in a timely manner. Some of the areas I have specialized myself are: - Legal, financial, technical and commercial translation - Simultaneous and consecutive interpreting - Editing and proofreading My translation services include: - Legal and Administrative translation - Economic and business translation - Technical and commercial translation - Simultaneous and consecutive interpreting - Transcription and subtitling - Transcreation - Proofreading - Creative writing I always strive to provide the best service to my clients and help them achieve their goals. If you want to hire me or if you are just interested in what I do and how can I help you with a particular project, feel free to send me a message and I will be happy to reply or even schedule a call or a meeting. I look forward to it. You could have a look at my LinkedIn profile for further information regarding my experience, education, interests and achievements. Just open the following link: es.linkedin.com/in/hristoognyanovvelikov/ Thank you in advance for your interest and for taking the time to read this service description to the end. I appreciate it. Have a great day!

    $16.00 /hr
    332 hours
    5.00
  2. Stephanie Sklar

    Stephanie Sklar

    Published writer and seasoned admin assistant

    United States

    Writing experience: "Mother Stands for Comfort": A memoir on my beloved and belated mom that was published on Ovarian Cancer National Alliance's website the Mother's Day before last Was a freelance writer for the global online news content farm, Allvoices, for 3 years, in which I researched, wrote, typed, and edited articles and marketed them through Facebook and Twitter Was a long-term temp/office manager at the executive offices of General Services Administration in The Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center, where I typed, edited, and finalized all outgoing correspondence for the acting director for nearly 4 years Administrative Skills: Was a long-term temp/office manager at the executive offices of General Services Administration in The Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center, where I provided administrative and secretarial support to the director, acting director, and staff members and screened all visitors and telephone calls

    $5.00 /hr
    79 hours
    4.56
  3. Paula L

    Paula L

    Top-notch writer with many years experience as UK commercial lawyer

    Jamaica - Tests: 3 - Portfolio: 3

    UK legal professional. My goal is to help you grow your business and do the research or work that you do not want to do or cannot do. You can then concentrate on the things that you do enjoy doing and can do to develop your business. I currently write freelance and have provided my expertise for Justipedia.com, Academic Knowledge and Prospect Solution (Academic Solution LLC) as well as for law firms in the US, Canada and Australia. I work in a range of styles and formats, including academic papers, newsletters, annual reports, white papers, bulletins, articles and blogs. My specialty is demystifying complex topics for the layman or for business clients, making them clear and easy to understand. My academic qualifications include an upper second class LLB and an LLM in commercial law both from the University of London. I practiced as a commercial lawyer in London, England for many years. Currently I am based in Montego Bay, Jamaica. My past experience includes advising business leaders on all aspects of UK commercial law including company law, competition law, compliance, information technology, intellectual property, data protection, procurement, advertising and marketing. I have also recently been involved in assisting with US immigration matters drafting petition letters for sponsoring employers and referees from source material including resumes, job descriptions and web materials (O-1 visas). Previous employers include private law firms, the Financial Services Authority, an asset management company, a FTSE 250 company and a government Department. Examples of previous work can be provided if required.

    $77.78 /hr
    77 hours
    4.99
  4. Swen E.

    Swen E.

    SEO, Webseiten, Artikel, Spins und mehr!

    Philippines - Tests: 1 - Portfolio: 3

    Vielleicht haben Sie keine Lust mehr auf unzählige Freelancer und/oder Agenturen, die Ihnen das „Blaue vom Himmel“ versprechen und dann keineswegs die erwarteten und versprochenen Ergebnisse erzielen. Möglicherweise sind Sie auch überrascht über die hohen Preise von einigen Anbietern, insbesondere im Bereich Webseitenerstellung und Suchmaschinenoptimierung. Ich bin keine Agentur und ich verspreche Ihnen auch keine Wunder. Was ich Ihnen aber versprechen kann, ist, dass Sie von mir eine saubere und seriöse Dienstleistung erhalten. Über 15 Jahre Erfahrung im World Wide Web, unzählige erfolgreich abgeschlossene Projekte und etliche Stammkunden beweisen, dass ich das liefere, was besprochen wurde: zu einem Preis, den auch Sie sich leisten können. Kontaktieren Sie mich, wenn Sie folgende Projekte erfolgreich abschließen wollen: • Webseitenerstellung und/oder Optimierung • Suchmaschinenoptimierung für Ihre Webseite on- und off-page • hochwertige Texte zu sämtlichen Themen • Übersetzungen • Artikel-Spins • Backlinks für Ihre Webseite „Wer einen deutschsprachigen Freelancer sucht, der sollte sein Projekt auch in deutscher Sprache posten.“

    $35.00 /hr
    51 hours
    4.99
  5. Carol Bedford

    Carol Bedford

    Attorney, Author, and Songwriter

    United States - Tests: 3

    Writing Experience: California attorney for 30 years, concentrating on extensive writing of analytical and persuasive documents. Author of a regularly-featured column in a tourism magazine for 3 years. CCMA Songwriter of the year 1997. Blog writer for Factoids. Strengths and Skills include research of all types; editing; drafting legal documents of all types; excellent usage of the English language; professional yet friendly client communications; and creative solutions. Accomplishment Highlights: Judicial officer (Judge pro-tem, filling temporary vacancies) since 1993; Appellate attorney since 1991; American Jurisprudence award for excellence in analytical and persuasive writing; and polished business skills developed as the owner/manager of the largest (at that time) all-female law firm in San Diego.

    $20.00 /hr
    1 hours
    4.50
  6. Pamela Haidenger-Bains, J.D., Q.C.

    Pamela Haidenger-Bains, J.D., Q.C.

    Freelance Writer and Consultant in Business English

    Canada - Tests: 1

    I provide freelance writing services, as well as training and support in Business English for executives and professionals. I have extensive writing experience from my background as a business lawyer. I understand business and management concerns from the work I did as a Vice-President of Legal and Regulatory Affairs of a biotechnology company. I designed and maintain my own Wordpress website at www.down2englishbusiness.com. I have taken training for teaching English as an additional language, which gives me valuable skills in understanding how we communicate. You can also contact me to discuss other business services that I can provide as a result of my background and training.

    $66.67 /hr
    3 hours
    5.00
  7. Enita Kushi

    Enita Kushi

    Attorney

    United States - Tests: 1

    Florida licensed attorney practicing for over 5 years. I assist clients with foreclosure cases, bankruptcy, short sales, loan modifications, asset protection, and financial planning. I really enjoy doing legal research and figuring out a way to protect my clients. I don't like to give up and go the extra mile for everyone. I speak Albanian, Spanish and some Italian.

    $222.22 /hr
    0 hours
    5.00
  8. Rochelle Baron

    Rochelle Baron Agency Contractor

    Legal Assistant, Real Estate Paralegal, Administrative Assistant

    United States - Tests: 6 - Portfolio: 1

    I have over 20 years experience as a legal assistant, specializing in various aspects of commercial and residential real estate. My experience ranges from property title research and analysis, document preparation and closing and settlement preparation and disbursement. I also have experience with probate and corporate document preparation. I enjoy using my experience to work in a virtual setting, providing legal research and document services for a variety of companies.

    Associated with: Universal Hardwood Flooring, Inc. Agency

    $22.00 /hr
    2,002 hours
    5.00