Legal Content Editor/Contributor


Cause Areas

When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.


About

Illinois Legal Aid Online (ILAO) puts the law within reach for all. ILAO streamlines the delivery of free and pro bono legal services to lower-income Illinois residents, and delivers easy-to-understand legal information and assistance to those who can't afford a lawyer.

ILAO's programs provide essential legal services and support 24/7 to legal aid and pro bono attorneys, pro se litigants and lower-income individuals and families through its re-designed and easy-to-use website IllinoisLegalAid.org.

We need attorneys, paralegals and professional legal writers and editors even to draft legal content on occasion and to edit and revise legal resources for our website. As a Legal Content Editor/Contributor, you can work from any location at any time. All you need is a desktop computer or laptop with a reliable internet connection.

Work as little or as much as you would like. (Vo lunteers receive as many projects as they want in a given year and contribute an average of 4 hours per project over a 3 week period.) Receive training (as necessary) and ongoing support to edit and revise our content. Enjoy the flexibility that comes along with this volunteer opportunity and h ave fun while working convenient hours.

Skills

  • Critical Thinking
  • Reading / Writing
  • Verbal / Written Communication
  • Basic Computer Skills
  • Research
  • Internet Research

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • Orientation or Training
  • Up to 4 hours a month (at your convenience).
  • This opportunity is open to paralegals, licensed attorneys & professional legal writers and editors.
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