Legal Reporter (Level 1 Journalist)

Job Description

Reuters is seeking an experienced legal reporter to hit the ground running and cover a wide range of legal news , from the business of law to litigation in a number of practice areas. The ideal candidate will write about high-profile court filings and rulings on a daily basis and will also be expected to proactively identify broader trends and bellwether cases as they develop. This journalist must be able to report deeply and write quickly and with insight for a targeted readership of legal professionals.Familiarity with legal research tools is essential as is a curiosity to delve into the world of white shoe and plaintiffs' lawyers, lobbyists and special interest groups. A minimum of two years of experience covering legal news is a must.

The position will offer an ambitious reporter the opportunity to deepen expertise in a rich subject area. It will primarily involve writing for Practitioner Insights, a news platform for customers of Thomson Reuters' flagship legal platform Westlaw. This is a great opportunity for anyone interested in legal news and in being part of a high-profile enterprise that is of strategic importance to the company.

At Thomson Reuters, we believe what we do matters. We are passionate about our work, inspired by the impact it has on our business and our customers. As a team, we believe in winning as one - collaborating to reach shared goals, and developing through challenging and meaningful experiences. With more than 25,000 employees in more than 100 countries, we work flexibly across boundaries and realize innovations that help shape industries around the world. Making this happen is a dynamic, evolving process, and we count on each employee to be a catalyst in driving our performance - and their own.

As a global business, we rely on diversity of culture and thought to deliver on our goals. To ensure we can do that, we seek talented, qualified employees in all our operations around the world regardless of race, color, sex/gender, including pregnancy, gender identity and expression, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, disability, age, marital status, citizen status, veteran status, or any other protected classification under applicable law. Thomson Reuters is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer providing a drug-free workplace.

We also make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities and for sincerely held religious beliefs in accordance with applicable law.

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