We seek a Research and Content Librarian to conduct complex legal and non-legal research supporting practice areas such as Mergers & Acquisitions, Capital Markets, Litigation, and Antitrust as a member of the Research & Information Services - Americas team based in our Washington, D.C. office. The Research and Content Librarian will also support Library and Information Services operations daily and during resource and project constraints, specifically supporting the Acquisitions & Content Services Librarian.
Conduct complex legal and non-legal research including, interlibrary loan and news alerts across a wide range of practice areas
Familiarity with the firm's broad portfolio of content such as Lexis Advance, Westlaw, Securities Mosaic, Law360, Bloomber BNA, Wolters Kluwer Cheetah, Capital IQ and Newsdesk
Conduct current awareness content distribution in support of attorney electronic alerts utilizing the firm's news aggregator Newsdesk
Participate in learning programs and orientation cycles for Summer and Fall Associates
Work closely with the Acquisitions and Content Librarian on a daily basis during resource constraints and absences
MLS or MLIS from an ALA accredited institution
Two to three years of experience as a researcher with a law firm or academic or public library
Service oriented and proactive with a strong attention to detail
Well-developed interpersonal skills and executive presence
Clear and effective verbal and written communication skills
Self-motivated with the ability to work with a dispersed team
Experience working across a matrixed organization
Internal Number: 2019-1254
About Cleary Gottlieb
Cleary Gottlieb is a pioneer in globalizing the legal profession.
Since 1946 our lawyers and staff have worked across practices, industries, jurisdictions and continents to provide clients with simple, actionable approaches to their most complex legal and business challenges, whether domestic or international. We support every client relationship with intellectual agility, commercial acumen and a human touch.
We have a proven track record for serving with innovation. We are fluent in the many languages of local and global business. And we have achieved consistent success in multiple jurisdictions.
Clients know Cleary for our signature approach to serving their needs:
Skilled resolution of high-profile, complex legal and business challenges
A sharp focus on the issues that matter most
A commitment to addressing our clients’ immediate needs and advancing their longer-term strategic goals
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We have 16 offices in major financial centers around the world, but we operate as a single, integrated global partnership and not a U.S. firm with a network of overseas locations.
All Cleary clients enjoy access to the full resources provided by our office...s and lawyers worldwide.
The firm employs approximately 1,300 lawyers from more than 50 countries.
Cleary received Chambers and Partners’ inaugural International Law Firm of the Year award, recognizing our global practice and our pioneering tradition of developing homegrown talent in the different countries where we operate.
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