Opening in Newspapers/Wires
Covering project finance, this reporter will be responsible for staying on top of day-to-day transactions, litigation and regulatory issues as well as generating regular analysis and feature pieces that will be of interest to our audience of high-level corporate lawyers. The reporter will be expected to build sources, ask questions, explore interesting angles and dig up good scoops.
Familiarity with the law is a plus but is not required.
Strong writing and reporting skills as well as experience covering project finance, energy and/or infrastructure are a must.
BA/BS in journalism
Two-plus years of paid, full-time reporting experience or relevant graduate degree
One-plus year of paid, full-time experience at a daily publication
Demonstrated reporting, writing and organizational skills
Exceptional news judgment and communication skills
Experience covering project finance, energy and/or infrastructure sectors
Ability to build sources and regularly enterprise stories.
Experience in news reporting (AP style)
Covering legal affairs, regulatory affairs, or business news
Experience in meeting daily deadlines.
Please note; qualified candidates will be asked to complete writing and reporting tests electronically.
Law360, a LexisNexis company, is an online newswire for business lawyers that covers major litigation, transactions and regulatory issues. Founded in 2004 and acquired by LexisNexis in 2012, Law360 is a cutting-edge organization and one of the fastest-growing subscription news services in the U.S. Our subscribers include the 100 largest law firms in the U.S., in-house counsel at major corporations, and government agencies such as the Securities and Exchange Commission and the Federal Trade Commission.
Law360 offers a casual and flexible work environment, comprehensive benefits (including; medical, dental, generous paid time off, 401(k), tuition reimbursement, and a pre-tax commuter program), and competitive salary with bonus eligibility.
Portfolio Media Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.