Telecommute – US National
Title:California Legal Subject Matter Expert – Civil Procedure and Wills & Trusts
Location: Remote Remote US
Founded in 2007, Quimbee is one of the most widely used and respected study aids for law students. With a massive and growing library of case briefs, video lessons, definitions, and practice questions, Quimbee helps its members achieve academic success in law school. Quimbee can be accessed on desktop, tablet, and mobile devices.
The position is 100% remote.
We hire brilliant legal writers, law professors, and subject matter experts to write our content. Quimbee authors must be masters at breaking difficult concepts down and saying them simply. In this capacity, you will serve as, in effect, a legal educator. This is a position of great trust and responsibility. You are on the front lines, charged with ensuring that nothing but the highest quality content reaches Quimbees students.
We are seeking legal writers, law professors, legal practitioners, with strong California based legal subject-matter expertise in one of the following areas: (1)Civil Procedure; and (2)Wills and Trusts. Our subject matter experts will author comprehensive course materials designed to assist individuals preparing to take the California Bar Exam. These hires will be on a contract basis, with a view toward possible future work at the project’s conclusion. As a subject matter expert on a given California Bar Exam topic, you’ll work collaboratively with Quimbee’s editorial team to ensure that your work is the best it possibly can be. You’ll master Quimbee’s editorial and stylistic requirements to ensure that Quimbee delivers quality content to students on time, every time.
Who You Are
An expert in California specific legal topics, either Civil Procedure or Wills and Trusts.You’ve utilized your expertise to assist others master these specific topics and pass the exam.
A smart lawyer: You love the law. You were a star student in law school. You genuinely enjoy reading and dissecting case law. You have a knack for breaking down difficult concepts and explaining them clearly and concisely.
An outstanding writer: You’re passionate about good writing. In addition to your substantive knowledge, you bring a mastery of grammar, spelling, and style guides. You could teach composition 101 at a top university.
An excellent communicator: You communicate clearly, effectively, and politely with your teammates. In fact, you believe in overcommunicating, because you understand that lack of communication is the root cause of a dysfunctional team.
A detail-oriented, tech-savvy, self-starter: You’re comfortable with technology generally and eager to learn. You’re disciplined and motivated, the kind of person who doesn’t need someone looking over your shoulder to make sure you’re doing your job.
A fun person: You don’t lose your cool. You bring out the best in the people around you. You don’t take yourself too seriously. You can make and take a joke.
Advise on materials and a specific legal topic (i.e.Civil Procedure or Wills and Trusts) necessary to create a robust California Bar Exam instructional course
Author California Bar Examination specific outline materials and practice questions
Prepare practice bar essays and sample answers
Prepare sample Performance Tests with answers
Participate in the editorial process
Track record of successfully assisting students with…
Education & Training , Legal , Publishing , Writing