Feature Reporter, Law360 In-Depth - NY

New York City, New York
Sep 27, 2016
Oct 27, 2016
Job Type
Full Time

Law360, a LexisNexis company, is seeking experienced full-time Feature Reporters to join the staff of Law360 In-Depth, a new weekly online magazine for business lawyers. Reporters will be responsible for pitching, reporting and writing long-form narrative features on the people, trends and controversies dominating the legal news. Stories average 2,000 to 5,000 words and include data-driven investigative features, profiles of well-known figures in the legal community, and deep dives on high-impact cases and trials.

This position requires exceptional news judgment, reporting, source-building, time management and story-telling abilities. Strong communication and organizational skills are also required. Candidates must have at least a year of feature-writing experience, preferably long-form, as well as experience covering the law. A strong stable of sources in the legal community is preferred.


Bachelor’s degree in journalism or related field

2+ years of paid, full-time reporting experience

1+ year working as a feature reporter, preferably long-form

1+ year covering the law or a related area

Must be able to build sources and regularly entreprise stories

Demonstrated reporting, writing and organizational skills

To apply for this position, please submit resume, cover letter and 2-3 relevant clips.

Law360 is an online newswire for business lawyers that covers major litigation, transactions and regulatory issues. Founded in 2004 and acquired by LexisNexis in 2012, Law360 is a cutting-edge organization and one of the fastest-growing subscription news services in the U.S. Our subscribers include the 100 largest law firms in the U.S., in-house counsel at major corporations, and government agencies.

L aw360 offers a casual and flexible work environment, comprehensive benefits (including; medical, dental, generous paid time off, 401(k), tuition reimbursement, FSA and a pre-tax commuter program), and competitive salary.

Portfolio Media, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.