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Flag of Australia Glendale, Australia
Member since March, 2012
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I am a native English speaker with a Bachelor of Arts (2001) and a Bachelor of Laws (2005) from University of Newcastle, Australia. I have over 10 years experience researching, writing and editing a range of academic, legal and policy documents.
$15 USD/hr
2 Reviews
  • 22%Jobs Completed
  • 100%On Budget
  • 100%On Time
  • 25%Repeat Hire Rate

Recent Reviews


Environmental Advocacy Officer

Sep 2008 - Sep 2009 (1 year)

o Preparing research reports on environmental strategic litigation and environmental issues related to the mining sector o Develop guidelines and strategies for lobbying activities o Assist with organising workshops and seminars to train local communities on legal rights o Prepare funding proposals to secure funds for strategic litigation and other activities carried out by CHRD o Assist with networking and communicating with international and regional organisations that are concerned with environmen

Legal Officer

Jul 2006 - Sep 2008 (2 years)

o Drafting answers to Possible Parliamentary Questions, Ministerial briefs, speeches and other legal and policy papers o Preparing replies to Ministerials (letters from constituents and industry stakeholders) o Liasing with other areas of the Department and with industry stakeholders o Assisting with the development of legislation

Legislative Editor/Legal Assistant

Feb 2006 - Jun 2006 (4 months)

o Word processing o Dispatching drafts o Undertaking minor research o Maintaining Office registers and records o Providing assistance and advice to the Office's clients o Preparing routing correspondence and invoicing o Editing a range of legislative and non-legislative instruments drafted within the Office


Bachelor of Arts

2000 - 2002 (2 years)

Bachelor of Laws

2000 - 2005 (5 years)