About Amy Derby
Based in the Chicago area, Amy Derby is a paralegal and writer. She is currently a student at Ashford University, where she is pursuing her B.A. in Journalism through the college’s online program. She works from home as a paralegal for the Mayer Law Office, a small firm specializing in military law.
As a freelance writer, Amy’s articles have been published by USA Today, LIVESTRONG.com, Chicago Tribune’s TribLocal, Yahoo! News, and various other web-based publications. Amy has also done freelance writing work for law firm websites and blogs, corporate websites and newsletters, and health care professional websites. She is not currently accepting new writing jobs due to her full schedule.
Amy enjoys creative writing and is working on a novel. She lives in Tinley Park, a southwest suburb of Chicago.