Reporter – Virginia Lawyers Weekly
BridgeTower Media needs a versatile journalist to write for its award-winning legal publication, Virginia Lawyers Weekly.
The reporter, who would be based in Richmond, should have a keen interest in covering the law and courts and in following trends in the business and practice of law. The position also presents the opportunity to write about business, real estate, marketing and technology.
The reporter will develop and cover assigned statewide beats; develop and maintain sources throughout the state; and originate and develop story ideas. He or she will write stories and features for daily publication online, and for our weekly print publication.
The ideal candidate will have proven news judgment, curiosity and an understanding of the news and data needs of a niche professional market. Past legal experience helpful.
We are looking for someone who can probe deeply into complex issues, conduct an interview that elicits telling quotations and write a compelling article. We write for a discerning audience that cares deeply about the stories we publish.
To apply, please submit your application along with three clips/samples to Paul Fletcher at email@example.com