Thank you for your interest in employment at the Wisconsin Law Journal.
Since 1897, The Daily Reporter Publishing Co. has provided trusted business information to Wisconsin readers.
Our mission is to provide timely, accurate and thought-provoking Wisconsin business and legal news.
The Daily Reporter and Wisconsin Law Journal, located in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, have a full-time opening for a general legal reporter.
This job requires a versatile journalist who relishes plunging into our core topic of the legal field, learning the basics and turning in comprehensive stories driven by tough questions that a niche audience demands.
Other requirements: skepticism; curiosity; a body of published work that shows an ability to engage, explain and enlighten readers; demonstrated ability to break news; experience in highly productive newsrooms; accustomed to working under deadline pressure. Multimedia experience preferred.
Desired: experience working with the legal community, preferably in Wisconsin; a firm grasp of social media platforms and how to tell a story online, in print and through video; and knowledge of the law.
Apply with a cover letter that explains why you are the best person for this job, a resume and two work samples. APPLY HERE
Position can be based in Milwaukee or Madison.
The Daily Reporter, a subsidiary of BridgeTower Media, offers competitive pay and a generous benefits package.
BridgeTower Media and all subsidiaries are Equal Opportunity Employers and value diversity in our workplace.