Wednesday, February 4, 2009

Legal reporting jobs in NYC

Portfolio Media, a publisher of widely-read daily newsletters about legal news, has several full-time reporter openings in its Manhattan office.

Duties include: "Cover breaking news about litigation, law and policy for our daily online newspaper. Reporters will cover a wide array of practices, including employment law, environmental law, intellectual property law and securities law, in industries such as energy, financial services, health-care, media and technology. On a typical day, reporters will file three stories, including updates on court cases and other news of interest to business lawyers. All candidates would be trained to cover legal topics, and no legal degree or experience is required."

Salary is $38,000 to $48,000 plus bonus and the job comes with a comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, paid time off, 401(k) and other perks.

To apply, send cover letter (embedded in e-mail) with resume (attached in Word format) to In the subject line, put "Reporter." No phone calls.

New York, New York

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