Legal Editor, Civil Law

Location: Berkeley, CA
Job Code: 1598
# of openings: 1


Nolo is one of the nation's leading providers of do-it-yourself legal solutions for consumers and small businesses. We produce articles, books, apps, and software. A subsidiary of Internet Brands, our sites include,, and topic-specific domains like

We are currently looking for a legal editor with experience in any of the following areas of law:

  • personal injury (including mass torts, medical malpractice, automobile accidents, or product liability)
  • Social Security or long-term disability
  • workers’ compensation

This full-time position offers a unique opportunity for a lawyer with natural writing and editing ability who is interested in a non-traditional career in law and work-life balance. We are based in Berkeley, California but are open to remote candidates prepared to travel to our office from time to time.


The Civil Law Legal Editor will:

  • write and edit articles for Nolo's websites
  • update books and articles
  • train and work with freelance writers, and
  • ensure the legal accuracy of content


The Civil Law Legal Editor must:

  • have excellent writing and editing skills for a non-legal audience (blogging or journalism experience is a plus)
  • have a law degree from an ABA-accredited law school and no professional disciplinary history
  • have at least two years' experience as a practicing attorney, including experience with mass torts, medical malpractice, automobile accidents, or product liability
  • work well with others
  • be able to manage several projects at once, and
  • be comfortable with Microsoft Office suite and Windows operating systems

For consideration, please submit a cover letter, a resume, and an example of writing intended for non-lawyers.

Success starts with having the right people. At Internet Brands, we value and mentor each member of our growing team. We seek out talented, goal-oriented professionals who live and breathe the Internet and thrive in a flexible but challenging work environment. Our team of innovators has enabled Internet Brands to sustain high levels of profitability and success while evolving along with the Internet for almost 15 years.

At IB, we promote an entrepreneurial, friendly culture that applauds innovation and results while embracing change and independence. Our employees are intensely driven and constantly encouraged to reach higher and use creativity to achieve success – all the while enjoying high levels of collaboration and the luxury of coming to work in jeans and flip-flops. We are proud to offer a unique blend of the innovation of a start-up with the history, stability, and benefits of an established corporation.

For consideration, please submit a cover letter, a resume, and an example of writing intended for non-lawyers.
Internet Brands, Inc. and its wholly owned affiliates are an equal opportunity employer.

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