Reporter, Law360 - NY
Law360, a LexisNexis company, 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 largest law firms in the U.S. and around the world, in-house counsel at major corporations, and key decision-makers in the government sector.
We are currently expanding and seeking talented reporters to join our growing newsroom. Our areas of coverage include a wide array of practice areas, including employment, environment, intellectual property, securities, mergers & acquisitions, private equity, real estate, project finance, capital markets, tax, and insurance; in industries such as energy, financial services, health-care, media and technology. On a typical day reporters will file four stories.
Required experience includes:
- BA/BS in Journalism
- Two years of paid, full-time reporting experience
- One year of paid, full-time reporting experience with a daily publication
- Demonstrated reporting, writing and organizational skills
- An interest in business and legal issues
Preferred experience includes:
- Graduate degree
- Experience in news reporting (AP Style), covering legal or business news
Hours for this position are 10:30a to 6:30p (regular shift).
Law360 offers extensive training on legal topics. Business or legal reporting experience is not required . However, professional reporting experience and strong writing and analytical skills are required to succeed in this job. Please note: qualified candidates will be asked to complete writing and reporting assessments electronically.
Law360 offices are located in Chelsea, NYC. We offer a casual and flexible work environment, comprehensive benefits (including; medical, dental, generous paid time off, 401(k), tuition reimbursement, and a pre-tax commuter program), and competitive salary.
Portfolio Media Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.