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Becky

Becky

Portland, OR, USA

I'm an experienced copy editor who values elegance and clarity in any form of communication.


Work experience:

  • Becky Ohlsen

Services: Editing editing Copy Editing copy-editing Proofreading proofreading

Genres: Travel, Non-Fiction, Sports & Outdoors, Business & Management, Law, Humanities & Social Sciences, Transportation, Technology, Writing & Publishing

Leslie

Leslie

Charlottesville, VA, USA

Lawyer and editor currently licensed in Florida and DC. LexisNexis law school textbook editor and Law School Publishing Aquisitions Manager.


Work experience:

  • LexisNexis
  • LogistiCare Solutions
  • Dade County Public Defender's Office

Services: Editing editing Copy Editing copy-editing Editorial Assessment editorial-assessment Proofreading proofreading

Genres: Thriller & Suspense, Fiction, Law, Humanities & Social Sciences, Non-Fiction

Marya

Marya

Chicago, IL, USA

Chicago-based writer and editor with 20+ yrs experience. I get up to speed on new topics quickly and enjoy supporting all writers.


Work experience:

  • Self-employed
  • Duncan Associates
  • American Planning Association

Services: Editing editing Developmental Editing developmental-editing Copy Editing copy-editing Editorial Assessment editorial-assessment Proofreading proofreading Query Letter Review query-letter-review

Genres: Anthologies, Fiction, Humor & Comedy, Political Science & Current Affairs, Humanities & Social Sciences, Non-Fiction, Biographies & Memoirs, Design, Geography, Law, Transportation

Paul

Paul

Vancouver, WA, USA

I have copy-edited academic manuscripts (in the humanities) for university presses for 18 years


Work experience:

  • Self-employed

Services: Editing editing Developmental Editing developmental-editing Copy Editing copy-editing Editorial Assessment editorial-assessment Proofreading proofreading Query Letter Review query-letter-review Indexing indexing

Genres: History, Humanities & Social Sciences, Non-Fiction, Sociology, Political Science & Current Affairs, Atheism, Religion & Spirituality, Buddhism, Christian Non-Fiction, Philosophy, Law

Leslie

Leslie

Durham, NC, USA

I am best at structure, transitions, word usage, references, data presentation, and style. Humanities and law. I’d like to branch out.


Services: Editing editing Developmental Editing developmental-editing Copy Editing copy-editing Proofreading proofreading

Genres: Education & Reference, Non-Fiction, History, Humanities & Social Sciences, Middle Eastern & Islamic Studies, Christian Non-Fiction, Religion & Spirituality, Law

Brian

Brian

Geneseo, NY, USA

An editor for four years with a Forbes Global 2000 company, Brian has a BFA from NYU and is licensed to practice law in NY and VA.


Work experience:

  • Thomson Reuters

Services: Editing editing Developmental Editing developmental-editing Copy Editing copy-editing Editorial Assessment editorial-assessment

Genres: Plays & Screenplays, Fiction, Law, Humanities & Social Sciences, Non-Fiction, Education & Reference, Mystery & Crime, Legal Thriller, Thriller & Suspense

Arthur

Arthur

Durham, NC, USA

Academic Copy Editor and Proofreader with an emphasis on college textbooks, monographs, and anthologies.


Work experience:

  • Carolina Academic Press

Services: Editing editing Copy Editing copy-editing Proofreading proofreading

Genres: Self-Help & Self-Improvement, Non-Fiction, Biographies & Memoirs, Education & Reference, Law, Humanities & Social Sciences, History, Political Science & Current Affairs, Health & Wellbeing, Literary Fiction, Fiction

Lila

Lila

New York, United States

I specialize in editing nonfiction and academic books, and I'll work with you based on your specific writing style, voice, needs, and goals.


Work experience:

  • Lila M. Stromer Editorial Services
  • Law & Social Inquiry

Services: Editing editing Developmental Editing developmental-editing Copy Editing copy-editing Editorial Assessment editorial-assessment Proofreading proofreading

Genres: History, Humanities & Social Sciences, Non-Fiction, Law, Political Science & Current Affairs, Self-Help & Self-Improvement

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