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Contracts Attorney

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Uworld Durham , NC 27701

Posted 3 months ago

UWorld is seeking a full-time Contracts Attorney to write and edit content for our web-based products. Contracts Attorneys will work on-site and collaborate with a team of attorneys, editors, and illustrators to produce high-quality content for our MBE, MEE, and MPT Question Banks, in addition to other product development. This ground-floor opportunity is long-term, so candidates will have the potential to engage in the product life cyclefrom product planning and development to completion and maintenance.

Ideal candidates have an unending passion for education and will use their practical experience to develop an exceptional product that will educate tomorrow's attorneys via our innovative and interactive online platform. Candidates will partner with some of the brightest minds in education and become a part of UWorld's success story.

If you are looking for a company that is passionate about legal education and provides growth opportunity with a healthy work/life balance, then UWorld is right for you.

This position reports to the Bar Prep Product Manager.

Requirements

  • J.D. (top 30% preferred)

  • Minimum of 3 years of practice experience in Contract Law

  • Exceptional communication skills, superior legal knowledge, and passion for teaching future lawyers

  • Passed the Bar Exam (above 150 on MBE preferred)

  • Proven ability to write high-quality MBE questions and explanations

  • Proficient in MS Office/working knowledge of IT

  • Willing to relocate and work onsite in Dallas, Texas

Job Responsibilities

  • Develop original content for the MBE, MEE, MPT, and other UWorld Question Banks, including writing questions and comprehensive explanations that follow the UWorld style and are based on examination blueprints and realistic legal scenarios

  • Review and revise content written by other team members, providing and receiving feedback with tact and diplomacy, and focusing on accuracy, precision, readability, and educational value

  • Work with UWorld's illustration team to create original images highlighting important legal concepts

  • Collaborate with interdisciplinary teams of lawyers, editors, illustrators, IT/customer support professionals, and others to produce content, improve processes, develop new features, and respond to user feedback

  • Manage time effectively while multitasking and contributing to a collaborative and laid-back work environment

  • Complete other tasks as requests

Compensation and Benefits:

  • Competitive compensation (contingent on experience)

  • Paid time off (based on sliding scale according to hire date and work hours)

  • Generous paid holiday schedule

  • Comprehensive benefits package (medical, vision, dental, life, disability)

  • 401(k) plan for retirement with 4% employer matching (eligibility after 90 days of employment)

  • On-site group fitness classes & relaxed work environment

UWorld is an equal opportunity employer of all qualified persons. The Company does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, gender, handicap or disability, or age in any of its policies, procedures, or practices in compliance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 (pertaining to race, color, and national origin), Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 (pertaining to handicap), and the Age Discrimination Act of 1975 (pertaining to age). This non-discriminatory policy covers hiring and employment at the Company.

Keywords: "Bar Exam", "MBE", "Law Professor","Lawyer", "Attorney", "MBE Prep", "Bar Prep", "Legal research and writing", "Appeals", "Appellate", "Legal Education", "Adjunct Law Professor", "Adjunct Law Instructor", "Contract Attorney", "General Counsel"


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