Writer #17162
Windermere, FL
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Alana is a writing specialist. She has taught law school for 17 years and worked as a writing specialist for civil and criminal attorneys, as well as having her own law practice. She has worked on a number of high profile cases, including death penalty cases. Alana teaches students the substance of writing as well as the mechanics for all types of environments: small business, corporate, and legal. She is currently an assistant dean and law professor, teaching Legal Analysis and Writing and Introduction to Legal Analysis.

Professional affiliations:

California State Bar – since 1997
The Legal Writing Institute
Florida Department of Real Estate – real estate broker since 2010

Highlights

Last Login
9/19/16
Samples
4

Industry Projects

  • Education100+
  • Legal100+
  • Travel0

Summary of Industry Experience

Education

Alana is a legal writing expert. She teaches analytical and writing skills to first and third year law students. She writes problem sets for Legal Analysis and Writing course and Introduction to Legal Analysis course, drafts course content, writes exams and exercises, and grades students' submissions, including client letters, memoranda, and briefs.

Alana has drafted practice "performance exams" to prepare students for the California Bar Exam and served as a legal and content editor for Kaplan Bar Review.

Legal

Alana has used her expertise to assist other attorneys in civil and criminal matters, including death penalty cases. She has written company employee handbooks, contracts, and communications for business owners. She wrote content has drafted opinion and advice letters, company bulletins, and "best practices" for businesses. She has drafted real estate and construction contracts, and has held real estate seminars for brokers, builders, and developers on written communications with clients.

Travel

Alana has booked cruises for over 20 years. She assisted in the start-up and development of Triptopia Travel, Inc. She is a Royal Caribbean Expert, Princess Cruises Commodore, Silversea Cruises Specialist, Norwegian Cruise Lines Freestyle Specialist, and a Viking Cruises Danube, Main, Moselle, and Elbe River Specialist. She has written a number of reviews on Cruise Critic.

Product Projects

  • Article0

Summary of Product Experience

Article

Alana has written a number of cruise ship reviews. She has booked cruises for over 20 years on several cruise lines, including luxury cruise lines and family-oriented cruise lines. Alana has expertise as a cruiser and a seller of travel. Alana has traveled to many countries and has particular expertise in Caribbean itineraries.

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