Legal writing, travel writing, real estate
Cruise travel, education
Alana graduated cum laude, and was the Editor in Chief of the Journal of Juvenile Law. She had several articles published. She receive American Jurisprudence awards in Constitutional Law, Evidence, Law Review, Lawyering Skills Practicum. She received West's Scholastic Achievement Award, was on the Dean's list, and graduated number 2 in her class.
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.
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.
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.
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.