Darryl B. Brown

Freelance Proofreader & Editor

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Location:Brooklyn, New York, United States
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/darrylbbrown
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DARRYL B. BROWN
421 WEST 162ND STREET
NEW YORK, NEW YORK 10032
(212) 740-3309

EDUCATION
ST. JOHN’S UNIVERSITY, Jamaica, New York
1985 – 1987 Pursued Bachelor of Science degree in Sports Administration.

EXPERIENCE
CURTIS, MALLET-PREVOST, ET AL., New York, New York
1999 – Present Legal Proofreader. Read and revise documents and attorneys’ briefs for presentation in legal matters or court cases.
OPPENHEIMERFUNDS, INC., New York, New York
2001 Financial Proofreader. Reviewed and conformed financial literature to mutual
(March – September 11) fund industry specifications and guidelines for brokers-dealers and consumers. Commonly conducted research into areas such as NASD and SEC regulations and fund and company performance, etc., through the use of the Internet, Value Line and other such references.
1997 – 2001 Freelance/Temporary Legal and Financial Proofreader. Worked at such places as Morgan Stanley, PaineWebber, R.R. Donnelley, Schulte Roth & Zabel LLP, and Cahill, Gordon & Reindel.
SMITH BARNEY INC., New York, New York
1994 – 1997 Financial Proofreader. Read and revised financial and statistical documents including charts and tables as well as prospectuses for traders and analysts. Performed statistical and investment research via the Internet and the use of surveys and financial periodicals.
KAYE, SCHOLER, FIERMAN, HAYS & HANDLER, New York, New York
1994 – 1996 Legal Proofreader. Read and revised documents and attorneys’ briefs in a major law firm, resulting in a more concise and clear presentation for the reader.
WINTHROP, STIMSON, PUTNAM & ROBERTS, New York, New York
1987 – 1994 Legal Proofreader. Read and revised documents and briefs of attorneys in a major law firm, resulting in a more concise and clear presentation for the reader.
SIMPSON, THACHER AND BARTLETT, New York, New York
1986 – 1987 Legal Proofreader. Reviewed court papers and documents for attorneys of a prestigious law firm. Conformed, through the use of proofreading symbols, documents typed by word processing operators to match original documents submitted by attorneys, ensuring sharp and easier reading for the attorneys
and clients.
Skills (2) Rating
Proofreading
Editing