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We have a team of professional and methodical academic editors working behind-the-scenes to help you succeed. Your personal editor has experience in the academic review process. Your editor will prepare you to submit your research correctly and with confidence. Think of it as a pre-review before you publicly submit your document to other reviewers and peers. You focus on the details while your academic editor checks the correctness of your citations, support statements, English grammar, and more.

For more than a decade, First Editing has professionally proofread and edited scholarly papers and university proposals written by researchers, students, individuals, corporations, and other entities worldwide. Our skill, expertise, and integrity have helped us successfully perfect the writing of SEVERAL HUNDRED THOUSAND clients! We hire only seasoned, professional academic editors, and we absolutely GUARANTEE your satisfaction.

First Editing thrives on repeat scholarly business and, as a result, we strive to ensure that ALL of our collegiate authors are satisfied enough to return for more editing in the future.

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REMEMBER: On our order form, you’ll be able to make selections from a menu of options featuring numerous secondary services including, but not limited to comprehensive content editing, choice of citations style guides, formatting services, critical reviews, private consultations, and more! If you can write it, we can edit it!

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“Appreciate the additional feedback and suggestions by the editor Leeann. Price is fair and turnaround time was exceptional. This is my second time with First Editing and I will continue to use their services for future works.”
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