Lauren Krohn Arnest - Resume

Writer/Editor

QUALIFICATIONS

15 years writing and editing experience in field of law for legal publishing market.

Recognized author on legal topics for nonlawyers. Most recent published work: Children, Young Adults and the Law (ABC-CLIO, Inc.: Santa Barbara, 1998). Also the author of Consumers and the Law: A Dictionary (ABC-CLIO, Inc.; Santa Barbara, 1995).

"Highly recommended"--Library Journal (November 15, 1995).

"[A] substantial contribution to the field" --Choice (June 1996)

EMPLOYMENT HISTORY

Currently free-lance editor for various publishers.

Writer for LAWCAST series by Vox Juris (1997)

Legal Editor, Shepard's/McGraw-Hill, Colorado Springs, CO. Researched and wrote in depth articles on legal topics for reference series Causes of Action. Edited manuscripts from authors outside the company. (1985-1990 and 1993-1996)

Instructor of Russian Language, University of Colorado at Colorado Springs. (1991-1992)

Legal editor, Bureau of National Affairs (1981-1984)

EDUCATION

JD Stanford Law School, 1979

BA Russian Language, University of Colorado at Boulder 1976

PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS

Admitted to Washington D.C. Bar Association 1981. Not currently licensed to practice.

Admitted to Colorado Bar Association 1979. Not currently licensed to practice.

COMPUTER SKILLS

Fluent in WordPerfect programs and Web research, acquainted with Word.

OTHER SKILLS

Fluent in Russian and German

 

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