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Our Mission

Our mission at My Legal Guide is to provide our visitors with high quality, legally-reviewed content that thoroughly informs them and answers their most pressing legal questions.

How We Do It

  1. Our articles are authored by professional writers with many years of legal writing experience.
  2. We use only reputable sources for the information in our articles and include footnotes. 
  3. Our articles are reviewed for accuracy by a lawyer or paralegal with deep knowledge of the law.

Meet Our Editorial Team

Andrea Jolly, Esq.

Andrea Jolly, Esquire

Andrea Jolly, Esq. began her law career working as a paralegal. She fell in love with legal research and due to her ambitious and driven nature she decided to take her career to the next level. While working full time, she attended and graduated from John Marshall Law School in Atlanta. Andrea has combined her education and paralegal experience to give her well-rounded insight into the practical and theoretical aspects of the law. 

Michael Kennedy

Michael Kennedy

Michael Kennedy is a freelance paralegal with over 10 years of law enforcement experience who has extensive experience in both federal and state law. Michael graduated summa cum laude with a Bachelor of Science in Business Management, holds a Paralegal Studies Certificate with Distinction, and has been a Police Academy instructor. He has drafted and edited countless legal pleadings, briefs, and academic treatises. Michael is also a military veteran with expertise in U.S. political and military history.

Nicole Wright

Nicole Wright

Nicole Wright has over twenty years of experience working in and with the legal industry. She’s worked for both large and small firms as well as a legal case management software company. Nicole has been working remotely for firms all over the country for the past 7 years offering everything from law firm billing and invoicing, paralegal support and software implementation. She holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Journalism and Mass Communications along with a Masters Degree in Organizational Management.

Tearay Holmes

Tearay Holmes

Tearay Holmes is a paralegal specializing in criminal defense and family law. She has a Masters degree in Legal Studies from the Thomas R. Kline School of Law at Drexel University. Tearay has worked as a paralegal for criminal defense firms where she conducted legal research and wrote legal briefs and petitions for state and federal courts. She also has experience as a court clerk where she provided support to judges, attorneys, and other officers of the court. She is also an experienced freelance paralegal and legal writer. 

Mary Ellen Ellis

Mary Ellen Ellis – Head Writer

Mary Ellen Ellis has over 10 years of experience in freelance writing and has focused on legal-related writing since 2016. During this time Mary Ellen has written extensively on many legal issues—such as mass torts, medical malpractice, birth injuries, maritime law, and more. Her work has been featured prominently on top Google-ranked websites and she is known for communicating complex legal topics in easy-to-read-and-understand language. Mary Ellen’s writing skills and wealth of legal knowledge are vital assets to the My Legal Guide Editorial Team. 

Our editorial team works hard to make our articles informative and helpful, as well as accurate. For any comments, corrections, or suggestions, please feel free to Contact Us.

MyLegalGuide.net is based out of Syracuse, NY. 

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