Assistant Managing Editor

Law360, New York, NY Washington, DC or Los Angeles, CA

Work at Law360


Level: experienced

Duration: full_time

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.

Law360 is looking for an Assistant Managing Editor to oversee a team of reporters. AMEs assign news stories and features, oversee and organize daily newsletters, and train and coach new reporters. Applicants must have exceptional news judgment and management skills and have experience covering legal news.

Basic Qualifications:

  • 7+ years of journalism experience
  • Undergraduate degree
  • Qualified applicants will be asked to take a test online.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Undergraduate degree in journalism is preferred
  • At least two years of management experience
  • Experience covering the legal industry
  • Exceptional news judgment
  • Exceptional communication skills
  • Demonstrated leadership and management skills


Law360 offices are located in NYC, Washington DC, and Los Angeles. 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.

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