Courthouse News Service, a nationwide news service focusing on civil litigation from the date of filing through the appellate level, is seeking a full-time reporter in Alabama. The position requires covering civil filings in the state and federal courts in Alabama Monday through Friday. The job also entails pitching and writing news stories of national interest for our website. Legal experience is not required but a demonstrated interest and ability in journalism is essential. Ideal candidates will be detail oriented, work well both independently and as a team, and have some experience. Although experience is preferred, recent college graduates will be considered.
Experienced candidates from across the state of Alabama are invited to apply. Competitive pay is offered as well as some benefits. Please send an email with multiple clips, a resume and cover letter to Mvenza@courthousenews.com with Alabama in the subject line. Address the email to Madison Venza, Southern Bureau Chief.
Courthouse News ServiceBirmingham, AL