Legal Industry Reporter

New York
Nov 15, 2012
Dec 15, 2012
Ms. Lynn Starace
Full Time
Portfolio Media, Inc., publisher of Law360, is seeking an experienced reporter to cover the business of law firms for our online daily business newswire. The Legal Industry Reporter will be responsible for pitching and writing 2-3 stories per day on topics of interest to law firm leaders, including but not limited to law firm finances, marketing, business development, expansion efforts, billing practices, benefits and compensation, diversity, recruitment, education and training, and legal ethics, among other topics.

The Legal Industry Reporter will be responsible for developing a diverse group of sources within law firms and among legal industry experts and maintaining a calendar of events and attending important industry conferences.

Candidates must have at least two years reporting experience, experience covering law firms and strong reporting, writing, communication and analytical abilities. Qualified candidates will be asked to complete writing and reporting tests electronically.


Degree in Journalism or related field
2+ years of paid, full time reporting experience
Experience reporting on law firms
Demonstrated reporting, writing and organizational skills
Must be able to start at least three weeks from acceptance date