Legal Editing

Legal editorial services

I can assist with:

  • Editing/rewriting of books, journals, articles, reports, etc.
  • Editing and writing/rewriting of internal company communications
  • Editing and writing/rewriting of web content
  • Development and implementation of house style
  • OSCOLA referencing
  • Annual Reports and Directors' Reports
  • Research.

Legal qualifications, experience and specialisms

I hold the degree of Bachelor of Civil Law and a Higher Diploma in European Law, as well as the Solicitor's Professional Qualification from the Law Society of Ireland. I have eight years' experience as a practising solicitor in Ireland and indepth expertise in:

  • the Irish legal system
  • common law legal systems
  • case law and statute
  • the OSCOLA referencing system (UK and Irish)
  • legal terminology.

European law

  • Holder of Higher (Post-graduate) Diploma in European Law from University College Dublin
  • Expert knowledge of the EU institutions, treaties and legislation
  • Indepth knowledge of European law including human rights law and competition law.

Clients include John Wiley & Sons Ltd; Enterprise Ireland; the Irish Fiscal Advisory Council; the National University of Ireland Galway; the Centre for Housing Law, Rights and Policy; Routledge/Taylor & Francis; Pearson Education.