Reporter, Law360 - Los Angeles, CA

Recruiter
Location
Los Angeles, California
Salary
Salary and Benefits
Posted
07 Jan 2017
Closes
07 Feb 2017
Industry
Journalist
Sector
Law, News, Newswires
Discipline
Reporter, Reporting
Job Type
Permanent
Hours
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.

We are currently expanding and seeking talented reporters to join our growing Los Angeles 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 or relevant graduate degree
  • Demonstrated reporting, writing and organizational skills
  • And an interest in business and legal issues


Preferred experience includes: 

  • Graduate degree
  • Experience in news reporting (AP Style), covering legal, regulatory affairs, or business news
  • And experience working with daily deadlines


Hours for this position are 11:00a to 7:30p.

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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’s offices are located in Downtown LA and 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.