Jane Haskins, Esq.

Freelance writer and author

Jane Haskins is a freelance writer who practiced law for 20 years. Jane has litigated a wide variety of business disputes and has represented small businesses in startup, dissolution, and business transactions. She has a law degree from the University of Southern California and a bachelor’s degree from the University of Virginia.

Visit Jane's website at: www.janehaskins.com

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