We seek a full-time experienced litigation technology specialist to join our world class Discovery and Litigation Technology group in Washington. Under the direction of a senior staff attorney and in conjunction with other Firm staff attorneys and associates, our litigation technology specialists assist our legal teams on technical aspects of litigation support and ediscovery. Successful litigation technology specialists demonstrate substantial working litigation technology expertise, strong client service focus, resourcefulness, and effective problem-solving under pressure in our fast-paced, complex, and dynamic environment. Position: Nonexempt. Supervisors: Senior Attorney for Discovery and Litigation Technology, Practice Administrator, and Senior Staff Attorney.
Summary of Core Duties and Responsibilities:
Provides expertise on litigation support software and hardware to include recommending, developing, maintaining, and troubleshooting databases and imagebases, in coordination with the designated senior staff attorney;
Assists in supporting computer networks;
Oversees and monitors vendor projects for quality control, working with litigation teams to create and maintain document repositories and document tracking systems, testing and ensuring quality in all product deliverables; and
Coordinates with the Information Technology department to optimize hardware and network resources to support or ediscovery operations.
3-5 years experience in litigation technology industry or litigation in a law firm working on particularly complex multiparty litigation;
Substantial working knowledge in application and management of litigation technology platforms and databases and computer network technology such as Relativity, IPRO Concordance, Opticon, LiveNote, CaseMap,LAW, external web-based document repositories, and external web-based case management tools; experience with forensics tools and trial software, including Encase, Trial Director, etc, is a plus;
Demonstrated ability to manage computer networks and network storage;
Effective oral and written communication skills for presentation and reporting functions;
Strong organizational skills, ability to function effectively independently and as part of a team;
Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts and draw valid conclusions;
Flexibility to work long hours as Firm needs require.
Cleary Gottlieb is a leading international law firm, with 16 offices located in major financial centers around the world, that has helped shape the globalization of the legal profession for more than 70 years. Our worldwide practice has a proven track record for innovation and providing work of the highest quality to meet the needs of our domestic and international clients. Cleary offers a collegi...al working environment that fosters the professional and personal growth of our lawyers and staff. We seek candidates who are confident in their abilities and creative in their thinking to best serve the changing needs of our clients. We place a premium on openness, diversity, individuality and collegiality, and look for candidates who do so as well.