Ken Micallef

Freelance Proofreader & Editor

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Location:New York, New York, United States
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/kenmicallef
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Kudos
5.0
2 Skills
$26
Rate/Hr
KENNETH G. MICALLEF
121 MacDougal Street #24, NYC 10012 * (212) 460-8839 * (646) 549-8622 KenMicallef@yahoo.com

EXPERIENCE:

Record Press Appellate Printer New York City September 2013 to Present
Proofreader

*Proofreading briefs, records, TOAs, TOCs and appendices for state and federal court filings

The Froebe Group 2011 to 2012
Proofreader

*Proofreading grammar, punctuation, and style for Aspen Publisher’s legal textbooks

Command Printers (short-term proofreading assignment) 2010
Cravath, Swaine & Moore (short-term proofreading assignment)

Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy New York City 1999-2009
Legal Assistant 1999-2009/Second Shift Co-coordinator 1999-2005

*Practice support – Corporate, Finance, Litigation, Intellectual Property, Tax, Trust & Estates
*Proofreading (revisions, full record, scan & clean, book read, black/red lining, TOA, TOC)
*Document cross-reference and definition checks, cite-check, Bluebooking
*Shepardizing case cites via LEXIS/NEXIS; LEXIS/NEXIS and Westlaw research
*Marking Table of Authorities
*Closing support: closing sets, word processing, coordination with other support depts.
*JFS, Ipro and Lotus Notes database documentation and electronic discovery
*Case pulls and document collation from electronic court dockets; binder & index creation
*(1999-2005) Co-coordinating second shift workload for staff of eight: liaison with attorneys, word processing, duplicating, Fed Ex, reception and general support staff
*Preparing documents for discovery, UCC, trial, hearings, depositions, and client meetings
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Metroproof, Inc. New York City 1995-1998
Freelance proofreader

*Temporary legal proofreading on a long term basis (“perma-temp”) at Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy; temporary positions at White & Case; Chadbourne & Parke; Shearman & Sterling; Sullivan & Cromwell; Davis Polk & Wardwell; Rogers & Wells; Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher; Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz
*Black/red lining, book-read, revisions & full record proofreading
*Advertising proofreading

Computer Skills:
Programs: Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook Express, Westlaw, LEXIS/NEXIS, JFS/Lotus Notes, Real Legal LiveNote, Quark, Photoshop

Education:
Central Piedmont Community College, Charlotte, NC
Major: Advertising Design
Skills (2) Rating
Proofreading
Editing